LOCAL INFO: Kennebunkport is truly a year-round vacation destination, with visitors enjoying lots of fun in every season. There is so much to do and see that visitors often come back throughout the year to enjoy every aspect that Kennebunkport has to offer. From gorgeous beaches and scenic lighthouses to boat tours and unique shopping boutiques, and the best restaurants in Southern Maine, there is something for everyone.
Seasonal: May/June – September
Internship: 6 months
Seasonal: Beach Attendants, Servers and Housekeepers,
Internship: Culinary, Guest Services and F&B
COMPANY TYPE: Resort
QUALIFICATIONS: Good English
Beach Attendants provide guests with chairs, towels, and umbrellas for their day at the beach. These individuals also maintain the cleanliness and safety of our beach. During lunch service, beach tenders act as servers/food runners offering non-alcoholic beverages and boxed lunches to our guests. Beach tenders must enjoy being outside on the beach during nice weather, exhibit strong communication skills and have a passion for the industry
Servers: this position requires a focused, confident, well-spoken individual dedicated to guiding guests through their dining experience. Applicants must be comfortable offering suggestions and recommendations, must know how to prioritize, delegate and respond in a timely fashion, and be able to work autonomously in some cases. Firm knowledge of all menus is mandatory inclusive of wine and cocktail lists.
Culinary: the participants will experience different areas of the kitchen, garde manager, cold line, hot line, pastry, banquets/events.
Guests services: work with the Front Desk, learning the systems, working with the housekeeping schedule, Group Blocks and arrivals, Ordering and Inventorying.
Food and Beverage: the participants will learn SOP’s for all areas of the front of house, have a working knowledge of all shifts, banquets/events, menus and serving standards.
Housepeeng: cleaning, dusting, vacuuming and sanitizing hotel rooms, removing litter, making beds, changing linen.
GENDER: Both females and males are accepted
NATIONALITY: Europe, South America and Asia
MINIMUM ENGLISH: Conversational
$11.00 per hour for Beach Attendants
$7.00 per hour plus tips for Breakfast servers
$5.50 per hour plus tips for Lunch servers
$11.56 per hour for Housekeepers
AVERAGE HOURS: 32+ hours per week
OVERTIME: Available on occasion
FREQUENCY OF PAY: Bi-weekly
WORK SCHEDULES: 4 – 6 days per week
TRAINING: On the job
SICK/VACATION DAYS: None paid
MEAL CONDITIONS: Breakfast and Lunch
LOCATION: Kennebunkport, ME
SECOND JOBS: N/A
INTERNET AVAILABILITY: Available
PUBLIC TRANSPORT: N/A
TRAVEL TO WORK: Walking distance
DISTANCE FROM SHOPPING CENTER: Walking distance.
HOUSING: Provided. Share room with two bunkbeds, one bathroom, one TV, one small fridge, one microwave and a coffeemaker.
We will provide access to the pool and gym, free fixed menu breakfast and lunch access to the employee cafeteria and food.
We will provide housing only if the student work for the hotel in the event we terminate the employee either voluntary or involuntary they housing contract will end the same week.
HOUSING COSTS: $105/weekly and is deducted from the paycheck.
HOUSING DEPOSIT: None.
ARRIVAL INFO: Prior notice required
EMPLOYER PICK-UP: Upon request and if agreed well in advance