SUMMER 2022 BHTM INTERNSHIP: Houseperson – Seasonal Placement

  • Location: Halifax, NS
  • Deadline: February 10, 2022 at 4:00 pm

1875 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS B3J 3L6

Our guests can unwind in style at The Barrington Hotel which provides a prime location within walking distance of the vibrant local area with attractions such as Casino Nova Scotia, Halifax Convention Centre, and the Scotiabank Centre.

We are looking for individuals to join our Community who share our passion, focus and commitment to customer service. The Barrington Hotel is an inclusive and healthy place to work because we know the way we deal with our associates will be reflected in the way they interact with our customers.

Position: Houseperson – Seasonal Placement (May to October 2022)


· Clean and maintain public areas of the hotel.

· Support the team by ensuring prompt, efficient delivery of linens and other items as needed

· Embrace all hotel standards and its Vision, Mission, and Brand Values.

· Exceed the expectations of all guests (both internal and external) through empowerment and by responding attentively, efficiently, and politely to all requests.

· Help create a positive work environment through teamwork/cooperation with peers & leaders.

· Actively participate in monthly departmental communication meetings.

· Contribute to a healthy and safe work environment by reporting all safety hazards, following WHMIS and Fire Safety training, and working in a safe manner.

· Perform assigned duties to established cleanliness and service standards.


· Friendly enthusiastic individual, with a neat professional appearance

· Demonstrated exceptional guest service skills with a passion to continually anticipate and exceed guest expectations.

· Exceptional interpersonal, communication, & organizational skills as well as a keen eye for detail are essential.

· Able to organize job tasks efficiently, be thorough and exact with details, provide quality guest service, and work with minimal supervision.

· Available to work varied shifts, including evenings, overnights, weekends, and holidays.

· Must be capable of handling a physically demanding workload, including lifting, pushing carts, and standing for long periods of time

· A self-motivated individual who can problem solve, initiate action, and complete projects in a timely manner.

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