Rachel StJohn

Rachel StJohn

F&B Service at Princess Cruises
Lives in Chicago, IL, United States
over 6 months ago

Join Hosco and view Rachel's full profile, it's free !


As a Hosco member, you will:
  • Make yourself visible to thousands of companies in the hospitality industry'
  • Join a community of 180'000+ students and professionals
  • Learn more with new articles & videos every week on hosco.plus
Join us

I am an American from Chicago, Illinois with a strong passion for hospitality. As an entry-level professional with an eagerness to learn and grow within the industry, I believe I will be a valuable asset on many levels. I have multiple years of guest service experience within resorts, hotels, hostels and cruise ships, as well as a student of both Marketing and Hospitality and Tourism Management.

Experience

  • F&B Service

    Princess Cruises - Trapper Creek, AK, United States

    F&B service
    March 2018 - September 2018

    · Lived on property · Serving breakfast/lunch/dinner seven days a week · Host of nightly events at the lodge · In-depth training of local attractions and history · Wrote meal tickets, trained on POS · Assistant bartender/host/barista when needed · Winner of July 2018 “Employee of the Month”

  • Work Trade Staff (temp. contract)

    Aloha Surf Hostel - Paia, HI, United States

    Front Office reception
    October 2017 - February 2018

    · Volunteer work trade staff · Lived on property · Greet guests at reception · Assign guests to room · Take reservations over the phone · Maintain cleanliness of common areas · Provide tours of the facilities

  • Stewardess (temp. contract)

    American Cruise Lines - Guilford, CT, United States

    F&B service
    April 2017 - October 2017

    · Lived onboard ship · Setup and breakdown of dining room · Serve breakfast, lunch, dinner, and cocktail hour · Supreme customer service 12 hours a day 7 days a week · Maintaining cleanliness of dining rooms/lounges · Writing meal tickets, preparing beverages (alcoholic and non) · “Turn-down” service weekly · Hotel duties as needed onboard (assisting with housekeeping and general ship duties)

  • Server

    The Joule Dallas - Dallas, TX, United States

    F&B service
    November 2016 - April 2017

    · Americano restaurant within the Joule Hotel; fine-dining Italian cuisine · White table cloth; wine service oriented · Trusted with opening and closing duties · High level of communication with every department in the hotel · Weekly wine/food tastings; vast knowledge growth · Very high volume restaurant on Main Street in bustling downtown Dallas

  • Bartender

    Virgin Hotels - Chicago, IL, United States

    F&B service
    February 2015 - November 2016

    · Member of the opening team at the first Virgin Hotel in the world · Well-versed in brand loyalty and community within a hotel work setting · Starting position: server · Final position: bartender/barista · Well rounded in opening/closing duties of three different food and beverage outlets within the hotel; coffee shop, diner, rooftop nightclub · Able and trusted to help out in different outlets throughout the hotel when needed · Communicated a great deal with every department in the hotel on a daily basis · Always aware and knowledgeable of promotions, events, VIPs in-house

Education

  • Roosevelt University - Chicago, IL, United States

    August 2014 - December 2017

Languages

  • English
    Native or fluent
    100%
  • Spanish
    Limited working
    40%
  • Italian
    Notions
    20%

Skills

  • Always eager to learn
  • Confident
  • Fast Learner
  • Flexible and patient
  • Goal oriented
  • Great communicator
  • Guest-focused
  • Highly adaptable
  • Highly dependable
  • Highly professional
  • Honest, punctual,
  • Inquisitive
  • Keen eye for detail
Following
Taj Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Madinat Jumeirah Resort
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Other members
Christian Warren
Chicago, IL, United States
Gidea Van der Linde
Los Angeles, CA, United States
Gianni Cassano
Santa Clara, CA, United States
Keelie Jones
Phoenix, AZ, United States
View 313367 members