Fairmont Relief Night Manager in Canada

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Relief Night Manager

The Relief Night Manager works two shifts weekly fulfilling the Night Manager duties, and 3 shifts weekly as Night Guest Service Agent and is also responsible for covering any vacation time the Night Manager takes.

The Night Manager is responsible for representing Executive Management and Fairmont Waterfront to our Guests and patrons during the evenings. They are responsible for ensuring that, in accordance with all Fairmont Corporate standards, the highest levels of Guest Service and a progressive working environment are maintained in a professional and courteous manner, while maximizing the profit of the Rooms Division.

The Night Guest Service Agent is responsible for ensuring the highest level of Guest Service by consistently exceeding Guest expectations at the Front Desk and maximizing potential revenue; ensuring results are achieved in accordance with objectives, performance and quality standards established by Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and the Fairmont Waterfront.

Hotel Overview: Fairmont Waterfront provides relaxed luxury on the West Coast coupled with a world-class Vancouver experience. Indulge in an urban retreat with elegant accommodation, state-of-the-art meeting facilities and breathtaking harbour views complete with warm and welcoming service. Guests can enjoy simple, fresh, local and handcrafted artisan food in ARC, then visit our celebrated rooftop garden and honeybee apiary to discover where we source our fresh herbs and honey from.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Front Office Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

Night Manager Duties:

  • Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service
  • Supervise, support, and assist as required all of the nightly operations of the hotel
  • Practice and maintain Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and The Fairmont Waterfront standards and procedures
  • Work with Security to ensure the safety and comfort of our guests
  • Prepare for and execute the end of day process for the Front Office, Restaurant, Lounge, and In Room Dining systems, as well as restore their systems for the next day’s operations
  • Collect and prepare all of the materials required for accounting audit

Night Guest Service Agent Duties:

  • Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service
  • Assist guests with registration and departure while complying with our Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Service Standard
  • Assist the Night Manager in preparing and executing the end of day process for the hotel
  • Work with the Night Manager and Security to ensure the comfort and safety of our guests
Employee Status


  • Previous experience in Front Office at a supervisory level is preferred
  • Proficient in the English language (verbal & written), second language is an asset
  • Must be able to handle a multitude of tasks in an intense, ever-changing environment
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
  • Previous PMS experience an asset
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications an asset
  • Must possess a professional presentation
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible and reliable
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team
  • Hospitality Diploma or Degree an asset
  • Must be flexible in terms of working hours (this is an overnight position)
  • Must have the ability to handle cash effectively and accurately

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At Fairmont Hotels & Resort we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That's why you'll find exceptional work opportunities - throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific - as well as industry - leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London's The Savoy, New York's The Plaza, and Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. Our Sustainability Partnership program represents our ever-expanding commitment to being a responsible business and to following the principles of sustainability across our operations, the world over. An exciting future awaits!

Primary Location: Canada-Vancouver-The Fairmont Waterfront

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Management / Supervisory

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Overnight Job

Closing Date: 08.Dec.2016, 2:59:00 AM

Req ID: WFC00573