Front Desk Clerk (RIO) - (18000C8D)
Caesars Entertainment is the world's most geographically diversified casino-entertainment company. Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada, more than 75 years ago, Caesars has grown into a family of affiliated resort casinos on four continents. Caesars-affiliated casino resorts operate primarily under the Harrah's®, Caesars® and Horseshoe® brand names. Affiliates of Caesars also own the World Series of Poker® and the London Clubs International family of casinos. The Caesars Entertainment family’s success is a result of an unblinking focus of building loyalty and value with guests through a unique combination of great service, excellent products, unsurpassed distribution, operational excellence and technology leadership. Caesars and its affiliates are committed to environmental sustainability and energy conservation and recognize the importance of being a responsible steward of the environment.
Team members of the Caesars family of resort casinos are driven by our Mission, Vision, and Values. We take great pride in living our values Integrity, Service with Passion, Celebrating Success, Diversity, Caring Culture, and Ownership every day. Our mission “We inspire grown-ups to play” fuels our passion for an exciting guest experience and a rewarding career. If you have the desire to create memorable experiences, personalize rewards and delight every guest, every team member every time, we invite you to explore our dynamic yet unique career opportunities.
As a Front Desk Clerk you will be responsible completing arrival and departure transactions for guests checking in/out of the hotel. Additionally, front desk agents are resources for all guest questions with an upbeat and positive attitude and is the first line of defense when resolving guest complaints.
Check-in and check-out guests, respond to inquiries and complaints in an efficient, courteous and professional manner to achieve maximum customer satisfaction while complying with all Standard Operating Procedures and Standard of Service.
Registers guests to room while receiving all pertinent information accurately.
Perform guest registration and room assignments, accommodating special requests whenever possible. Pre-register and block reservations. Take same day reservations and when necessary future reservations following hotel rate structures and selling strategies. Handle guest check-in and check-out in accordance to hotel credit and cash handling policies in an efficient and friendly manner. Resolve customer complaints and answer guest inquiries in connection with hotel services, in-house events, directions, local attractions, etc. Troubleshoot all in-room movie / phone / billing problems. Cancel room reservations according to procedures. Balance $1000 bank daily. Prepare key packets, ensure miscellaneous brochures are fully stocked. Perform other tasks as assigned by supervisor or assistant manager.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Process check-in and check-out transactions for guests
Assist guests with questions about the city and property
Assist guests with booking dinner, show, etc… when necessary
Assists with guest service recovery when possible
Maintains and Upbeat and Positive attitude at all times
Responsible for being apprised of current events in hotel to assist guests
Acts a liaison on behalf of the guest to expedite guest requests
Maintains a professional and courteous attitude towards all guests (internal and external)
Anticipating guests needs and guest expectations
Greets all guests with the proper introduction, and makes them feel welcome; answers telephone promptly, with a pleasant voice; attends to all guest inquiries; maintains accuracy in cashiering; assists guests with problems, complaints or special needs; effectively generates reports according to shift; provides rate information for future or current dates; processes casino status changes on guest folios; attaches needed paperwork to all checked out folios; keeps stations neat and well stocked with supplies.
Strong Interpersonal and communication skills.
Proficient in a second language would be beneficial.
Self-starter with strong problem solving ability
One year experience in front desk or guest service field; 6 months experience in basic computer knowledge; team Player
Excellent oral and written communication in English; heavy telephone volume; must be able to tolerate secondary smoke
Close knit environment, with constant co-worker involvement; must be able to complete several tasks at once with accuracy; must be able to stand for entire shift (an average 8 hour shift).
PHYSICAL, MENTAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS:
Ability to perform reaching, stooping and /or crouching motions repeatedly
Must be able to communicate verbally
Must be able to stand for extended periods of time
Must be able to lift 25lbs.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
Caesars Entertainment reserves the right to make changes to the job description whenever necessary.
As a part of Caesars Entertainment’s employment process, finalist candidates will be required to complete a drug test and background check prior to an offer being extended. Caesars Entertainment Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status.
Primary Location: NV-Las Vegas-Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino
Employee Status: Regular