This position will be directed and supervised by a Department Head or General Manager. The primary responsibilities for this position will be focused on routine operational tasks and supervising others in their operational assignments. Other duties may be assigned as required by the business and/or training for career advancement. Ensure guest satisfaction and the efficient operation of the hotel by supervising back of the house operating departments in the absence of the General Manager and/or the Manager on Duty. This individual may assist the General Manager by continually focusing on achieving hotel profitability through revenue generation cost control guest satisfaction and development of associates. Exempt associates are expected to work as much of each workday as is necessary to complete their job responsibilities. The Operations Manager may function to support a number of areas at the property including: Housekeeping Engineering/Maintenance F&B PBX Bell staff Front Office and Banquets.
Exempt managers must customarily and regular direct the work of at least 3 full-time associates or their equivalents. Primary duties must consist of administrative executive or professional tasks more than 50 percent of the time and job duties must also involve the use of discretion and independent judgement more than 50 percent of the time.
Located in the heart of Merrillville at the southwest corner of I-65 and US-30, the Fairfield Inn Merrillville hotel is located 35 miles outside of Chicago. A true stand-out among Merrillville, Indiana hotels for offering the Marriott trusted brand with exceptional value, as rates include complimentary hot breakfast, free WiFi and access of our popular outdoor pool. Visitors can attend meetings at nearby NiSource, BP or US Steel, or enjoy nearby activities such as the Star Plaza Theater, Indiana Dunes Lakeshore and Southlake Mall. All guest rooms at our Merrillville hotel include a flat-screen TV with On-Demand movies, cozy Marriott bedding, mini-fridge and microwave. Our suites have separate living rooms for extra space to spread out. At the Fairfield Inn Merrillville hotel, our guests are our #1 priority.
As the global leader in third-party hotel management, our growing portfolio represents over 1,550 hotels in 49 states and 22 countries, from top international lodging brands to luxury hotels, destination resorts and lifestyle hotels. Our associates around the globe are passionate about serving our guests and driving exceptional results, and thrive in a culture where everyone is inspired to be the best. Join a world of possibility with Aimbridge Hospitality.
After an initial waiting period, those hired into full time positions are eligible for a competitive benefits package that includes the following: