Hospitality & Events Assistant needed at Historic Summer Camp in New York

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Great Camp Sagamore

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Location
Raquette Lake, NY
Job Type
Seasonal
Salary
$12.50-$14.00/hour
Date Posted
May 17, 2021
Housing Offered
Yes
Experience
0-2 yrs

Great Camp Sagamore

Great Camp Sagamore is seeking a vibrant, customer-oriented person to assist the day to day interaction with registered guests, staff and visitors.

Great Camp Sagamore is committed to creating and sustaining a diverse, inclusive, and equitable work environment that empowers all staff members to grow and to be active within decision making spaces. We are committed to ensuring an anti-racist culture and a work environment free from discrimination and harassment. Great Camp Sagamore will not discriminate based on gender, gender expression, sexual identity, sexual orientation, race, class, color, age, caste, ethnicity, first language, religion or belief, or family, marital, parental, military, or veteran status in any aspect of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, discipline, terminations, wages and salary, benefits, training, and professional development.

This position provides ongoing contact with our guests and patrons. They record reservation data, process payments, and assist with financial reports. Event planning includes assisting with private events such as weddings, reunions, and donor appreciation events.

This is a full-time, seasonal, non-exempt, hourly position that runs from May through October. The standard work schedule is eight hours per day, five days per week. Employees will have two days off per week to pursue their own interests and enjoy the Adirondacks. Compensation includes room and board in our historic rooms and full use of the recreational facilities.

A hospitality college degree and/or previous experience in the hospitality industry is preferred but not required. Recent graduates, retirees and everyone in-between are encouraged to apply.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with general office support
  • Greet guests, answer telephones and provide directions and information
  • Evaluate guest needs and provide appropriate services
  • Operate various equipment and computer systems as required
  • Communicate rates, secure reservations, receive and record deposits and payments
  • May post payments and charges daily and balance cash drawer daily
  • Create appropriate notes in individual reservations to ensure consistent communication within departments
  • Assists with Event planning

Salary: starting at $12.50-$14.00/hour. Includes free lodging & meals at Great Camp Sagamore

To apply: Send a cover letter explaining interest and qualifications, resume, and contact information of three references to [email protected]

Visit more info here: https://www.sagamore.org/hospitality-event-assistant

About:
“THE MOST ARCHITECTURALLY SOPHISTICATED AND INFLUENTIAL OF ADIRONDACK CAMPS”
Built in 1897 by visionary great camps designer William West Durant on 1,526 acres of remote wilderness in the Adirondack Park, Great Camp Sagamore was a wilderness retreat for the Vanderbilt family for half a century. It is now a National Historic Landmark managed by a non-profit educational institution as a public trust.

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