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Front Desk Agent

Company Name The Waring House
Location Picton
Date Posted July 31, 2020
Category Food Services / Hospitality
Job Type Part Time & Full Time
Job Apply Interested applicants please submit resume by email to
Rate of Pay $14.00/hour
Shift Hours Varies; Days/Evenings/Weekday/Weekend


The Waring House Inn & Restaurant in Picton is seeking friendly and easy going individuals to work at the Front Desk. At the Front Desk, you will be the “face” of the company for all visitors and are responsible for a welcoming first impression.


Job Duties:

  • Greet guests and welcome them into the office
  • Answer questions, address complaints and give suitable information by actively listening and comprehending visitor requests
  • Book reservations for guest rooms, dining room and culinary courses
  • Accept and sign the delivery of letters, packages, etc., and distribute them either personally or through an interoffice dispatch system
  • Check and answer e-mails, sort them by priority and forward them to the appropriate recipients
  • Keep front desk tidy and presentable with all necessary material (pens, forms, paper, etc.)
  • Take up other duties as assigned (travel arrangement, appointment schedules, etc.)
  • Assist guests with any issues during their stay (extra linens, tv issues,  etc.)
  • Light duty cleaning including dusting and vacuuming


Job Qualifications (skills, experience): 

  • Proven experience as front desk representative or agent of relevant position
  • Familiarity with the use of office equipment (e.g. fax, printer, etc.)
  • Thorough knowledge of customer service, office management and basic book-keeping procedures
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office (especially Excel and Word)
  • Strong communication and people skills
  • Strong at multi-tasking and organizational skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment a requirement
  • Must be available to work various shifts including days, evenings, weekends and holidays
  • Previous experience in the hotel industry an asset but not a requirement

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