Front Desk Agent (Part-Time) - Residence Inn by Marriott - Biltmore

Biltmore Farms
Asheville, NC
United States
Job Description

Picture Yourself at Biltmore Farms as part of the Vanderbilt legacy of hospitality!

Why join our Front Office team?

  • $16.00/hour starting pay!

  • Flexible scheduling with full-time, part-time, and various shifts!

  • Fun wellness program with annual bonus of up to $200!

  • Marriott brand hotel discounts for you, your family and friends!

  • Parental leave with up to 6 weeks available for birth, adoption, and fostering!

  • YMCA membership monthly discount!

  • Friendly and supportive work environments!

  • Incredible employee learning and growth opportunities!

  • Exciting employee events and activities!

You have never met a stranger and if you did, your charisma would charm even the weariest of travelers. You've been called a "people person," but is your ability to be a "professional people person" that truly makes you stand out from the crowd. Imagine a place where people support your goals, where opportunities to grow exist, where you're welcomed like family. Can you see yourself at Biltmore Farms as a Front Desk Agent? We can!

As a Front Desk Agent, you will:

  • Represent the hotel through all stages of a guests' stay, from check-in to check-out

  • Accommodate guest requests whenever possible

  • Assign and register guests to available rooms

  • Coordinate room status with our other hotel teams

  • Familiarize yourself with all Biltmore Farms policies, procedures, and facilities

  • Be a considerate, creative, and confident concierge

Essential Elements

As a Biltmore Farms Front Desk Agent, you are more than just a welcoming presence, you are the first impression our guests have to our hotel and to our city. We are all a team at Biltmore Farms Hotels and together we each as one to welcome our guests like family. Working as a team will be key to your success. This position will require tact, diplomacy, grace, and patience.

Education & Experience

High School graduate or equivalent. Must be able to speak, read, write and understand the primary language(s) used in the workplace. Must be able to speak and understand the primary language(s) used by guest who visit the workplace. Previous hotel-related experience desired.


Be professional in all dealings with guests and co-workers. Identify problems and review information. Must be able to use math skills to solve problems quickly and correctly. Concentrate and not be distracted while performing a task. Must be able to multi-task. Anticipate guest needs. Be aware of others' actions and reactions and understand possible causes.

Post Offer / Pre-Employment:

For the on-going safety and well-being of our employees and guests, Biltmore Farms' on-boarding process includes a criminal history disclosure and screening process for employees selected for employment. This process begins after an offer of employment is extended in writing. Final decisions on employment will be treated in accordance with federal-, state-, and local laws and guidance and determinations will be made on a case-by-case basis prior to adverse action. Biltmore Farms is dedicated to matching candidates with a criminal history to a position where they can be successful.

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