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Job Details

Front Desk Clerk, Hotel

Employer

Super 8

Date Posted

June 09, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Pincher Creek, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $15.50 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 02, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Super 8

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

No experience

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Word processing software
  • Spreadsheet
  • Multi-line switchboard
  • Internet
  • Database software
  • Central reservation system (CRS)
  • Computerized bookkeeping system

Work Setting

  • Hospitality industry
  • Hotel, motel, resort

Specific Skills

  • Take, cancel and change room reservations
  • Register arriving guests and assign rooms
  • Provide information on hotel facilities and services
  • Process group arrivals and departures
  • Process guests' departures, calculate charges and receive payments
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Investigate and resolve complaints and claims
  • Exchange foreign currency
  • Balance cash and complete balance sheets, cash reports and related forms
  • Answer telephone and relay telephone calls and messages
  • Clerical duties (i.e. faxing, filing, photocopying)
  • Provide general information about points of interest in the area
  • Follow emergency and safety procedures
  • Handle wake-up calls
  • Provide customer service
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs
  • Maintain an inventory of vacancies, reservations and room assignments

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Screening questions

Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Front Desk Clerk, Hotel is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Hotel Front Desk Clerks
SOCIAL

Interest in speaking with people to provide information and respond to guests' complaints

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information for preparing and checking daily record sheets, guests' accounts, receipts and vouchers

objective

Interest in operating computerized and manual systems to collect and verify guests' accounts

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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