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2 Dec 2019

Full-Time Customer Service and Reservation Specialist

Epic Getaways and Retreats – Posted by jakesmoot Garden City, Utah, United States

Job Description

Job Summary:

Customer Service and Reservation Specialist

Job Type: Full-time, Year Round, 30-60 hours a week

Our vision is to be the premier hospitality company in Bear Lake by employing the very best people, trained and empowered to deliver a quality product with exceptional service to every guest, every time. Here at Epic Getaways & Retreats we don’t just provide a place to stay, we provide an experience. We strive to put every guest first by providing the resources and opportunities that allow them to make memories that will last forever. Anything from boats, jet skis, paddleboards and kayaks to UTV’s, adventure wagons, snowmobiles and more!

Position Description:

As a member of Epic Getaways and Retreats, this role reports to and assists the General Manager in achieving the company goals. The primary focus of this position is to create a pleasant and engaging experience for our many customers through inbound and outbound call efforts, concierge services and administrative responsibilities, working closely with the General Manager and other team members. You will serve as the face of the company as you interact with current and prospective customers via phone, email and on-site interaction.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Field incoming phone calls and emails
  • Guide incoming callers through the reservation process
  • Up-sell the properties with sales scripts and in-depth resort knowledge
  • Meet and/or exceed targeted occupancy goals, and revenue creation on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
  • Work with existing guests to obtain new customers through referral programs
  • Maximize sales by extending the stays of customers and reserving future bookings
  • Greet and establish rapport with guests. Field all guest comments, suggestions, and complaints
  • Check guests in and out for their reservations with help of General Manager
  • Assist guests with concierge type services: Directions, restaurant recommendations, recreation packages and preferred service providers
  • Collect reservation payments and funds for other services
  • Prepare and distribute resort communications such as rule reminders, violation notices, etc.
  • Assist with planning and coordination of guest events and activities
  • Support marketing efforts by maintaining mailing lists, responding to inquiries and providing feedback on current promotions
  • Ability to “Think on your feet” and respond appropriately in a busy environment.
  • Other duties as assigned

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Customer Service-oriented – willing and able to go above and beyond for our guests
  • Trustworthy
  • Willing and able to learn new things
  • Enjoy working in a rewarding, fun, and positive environment

 Requirements Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Must be available on weekends and holidays
  • Customer service, administrative and hospitality experience preferred
  • Strong telephone and customer service skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Professional appearance
  • Intermediate to advanced computer proficiency, with ability to use Microsoft Office Suite, email, internet, and provide data entry in a timely and efficient manner
  • Previous experience using reservation software, a plus
  • Resort office or hotel front desk experience, a plus

Compensation:

  • Hourly position, rate is dependent on candidates experience

How to Apply

To apply please contact Jake Smoot at 435-799-5265 or email at egrjake@gmail.com.

Job Categories: Hotel - hospitality. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 20,000 - 40,000.

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