• Front Desk Agent

    Job Locations US-TX-Frisco
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(7/24/2018 3:24 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-27380
    # of Openings
    1
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Front Office Operations
  • Location

    OMNI_Frisco_WestView

    The new Omni Frisco Hotel is more than just the official hotel of the Dallas Cowboys, it’s the new social hub for great food, fun and nightlife. This 16-story hotel features 300 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites and a range of meeting spaces to accommodate any sized gathering. From grand and junior ballrooms to intimate spaces and an elevated pool deck, Omni Frisco Hotel’s 24,000 square feet of meeting space provide endless opportunities for events.

     

    The brand new, multi-use campus in development with the Dallas Cowboys, the city of Frisco and Frisco Independent School District features restaurants, retail space, entertainment venues and more. Omni Frisco Hotel is connected to The Ford Center, a 12,000-seat, domed, multi-purpose event center. The entire development is anchored by the Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters, which houses office space and the practice facility for the Dallas Cowboys and the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders.

     

    Located 20 minutes north of downtown Dallas and 25 minutes from both DFW International and Love Field Airport, the new Omni Frisco Hotel features a bevy of amenities including Neighborhood Services, a restaurant featuring honest food and drink in the American tradition. Discover our luxury boutique, Charlotte Jones Collection featuring local designers, a chic coffee and wine bar in the lobby and an elevated pool bar and grill, The Edge, overlooking the 91-acre entertainment district dubbed The Star.

     

    The brand new, upscale Omni Frisco Hotel embodies true Texas charm and sophistication.

    Staying true to Omni’s local color, this luxury hotel captures the energy and future of this vibrant North Texas city.

     

    Job Description

    Front Desk Agents are responsible for providing a five-star welcome and departure experience to each guest, as well as, serving as ambassadors throughout the guest’s stay. Front Desk Agents make the first impression upon our guests by extending a warm welcome, providing information about the hotel and local area, and offering our full range of upscale hotel amenities and services to them. Front Desk Agents are also responsible for settling guest accounts upon check-out, resolving guest issues and completing special requests. They work closely with all hotel departments especially our Concierge, Bell-Door and Ideal Services teams.

    Responsibilities

    • Process guest check-ins and check-outs according to Omni’s Moments of Service and Standard Operating Procedures
    • Empathetically listen to guest inquiries and provide appropriate responses
    • Set up accurate accounts for each guest checking in according to their preferences (room type, payment, etc.)
    • Block rooms in the computer and follow through on designated requirements
    • Pre-register designated guests and prepare key packets
    • Communicate pertinent guest information to designated departments/personnel (i.e., special requests, amenity delivery)
    • Maintain confidentiality of all guests and hotel information
    • Employ attention to detail in order to ensure security of guest room access.
    • Understand and execute all Omni accounting standards ensuring accurate settlement of folios, routing of charges and adjustments
    • Maintain guest history files on all guests
    • Accommodate room changes expediently
    • Document all guest requests, complaints or problems immediately and notify designated department/personnel for resolving the situation. Follow up to ensure completion and guest satisfaction
    • Issue safe deposit boxes to guests and ensure security of key
    • Monitor, send and distribute guest faxes
    • Generate, print and distribute daily and weekly reports
    • Resolve discrepancies on the room status report with Housekeeping
    • Maintain complete knowledge at all times of all hotel features/services, hours of operation, room types, numbers, layout, decor, appointments and locations, room rates, special packages and promotions.

    Qualifications

    • Ability to clearly and pleasantly communicate both verbally and in writing in English with guests, management and co-workers, both in person and by telephone
    • Ability to accurately and efficiently input information into computer systems
    • Ability to work cohesively with co-workers both within and outside of your department
    • Ability to compute accurate mathematical calculations
    • Ability to think clearly, quickly and make concise decisions
    • Ability to prioritize, organize and follow up
    • Ability to work well under pressure, dealing with many arrivals and departures within a short period of time
    • Previous customer service experience
    • Previous hotel front desk experience is strongly preferred
    • Previous cashiering experience is preferred
    • Fluency in a foreign language is preferred
    • Previous guest relations training is preferred

    Omni Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer - vets/disability. The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement are available using the following links: EEOC is the Law Poster and the following link is the OFCCP's Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination policy statement 

    If you are interested in applying for employment with Omni Hotels & Resorts and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please send an email to applicationassistance@omnihotels.com.

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