Hyatt's Disability Commitment

As our worldwide presence continues to expand, so will our need to hire talented individuals to provide world-renowned authentic hospitality to our guests. Through global and national partnerships, we provide valuable skills training and hospitality scholarships to individuals who may otherwise not have had such opportunities. One such group is people with disabilities. We support hiring and provide special considerations for interviewing qualified applicants with disabilities. As part of that commitment, we strive to help people with disabilities develop a stronger sense of self-esteem and confidence while removing any barriers to unleash their potential in the world of hospitality. Another aspect of our commitment is in developing partnerships. Below are a handful of Hyatt's disability focused partnerships.

  • hands on education services
  • career opportunities for students with disabilities
  • voc central

Hyatt Houseperson - Banquets/Events in AUSTIN, Texas

Description:

Built in 1886 as a showpiece for Cattle Baron, Jesse Driskill, the Driskill is a legend in Texas hospitality. The hotel is known throughout Austin for its elite level of service and luxurious accommodations.

The Houseperson - Events is responsible for setting up and breaking down all meeting spaces with tables/chairs/water, etc. This person must have good communication skills as well as the ability to lift moderate to heavy weight. This is a fast paced position that requires strong verbal communication skills. This individual will have direct contact with hotel meeting planners and guests.

We Offer A Variety Of Benefits: * Career Growth and Advancement Opportunities

  • Medical/Dental/Prescription/Vision Insurance

  • $1,000/yr for Educational Assistance

  • Discounted Downtown Parking Options & Heavily Reduced Bus Passes

  • Discounted Room Nights

  • Free Meals in the Staff Cafeteria

  • Sick & Vacation Time

  • Paid Holidays

  • Flexible Schedules

  • 401(k)

Qualifications:
* Ability to lift, pull, and push a moderate to heavy weight

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including evenings, weekends, and holidays

  • Must have good verbal communication skills

  • Comfortable using push to talk technology and basic computer skills

Primary Location: US-TX-Austin
Organization: The Driskill
Pay Basis: Hourly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Banquets
Req ID: AUS004480

Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.

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