Careers

At Newport, Rhode Island’s all-new Brenton Hotel, we’re hiring team members who are able and eager to create rave-worthy experiences for our guests. If you love Newport the way we do and want to use and develop your talents in the heart of this energetic city, we can’t wait to meet you. Explore current career opportunities, and apply online today for a job where you’ll feel valued and challenged: You’re important to our success. Please contact info@brentonhotel.com with your resume and information.

 

Featured Opportunities

  • Line Cooks

    Posted: 01/28/2021

    The Brenton Hotel is searching for Line Cooks for the Food & Beverage team of the hotel. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a team charged with creating a world class member experience that rivals Newport’s best. Successful candidates require an enthusiasm and passion for hospitality, that inspires and ensures that guests feel well  taken care of. Qualified candidates will thrive in a guest focused, hospitality environment and be highly driven to provide our guests with superior hospitality and excellent service.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Prepare food of consistent quality following recipe cards according to portion standards, within specific time frame, per check from servers.
    • Start food items that are prepared ahead of time, making sure not to over prepare estimated needs.
    • Date all food containers and rotate, making sure that all perishables are kept at proper temperatures.
    • Check pars for shift use, determine necessary preparation, freezer pull and line set up. Note any out of stock items or possible shortages.
    • Return all food items not used on next shift to designated storage areas, being sure to cover date all perishables.
    • Assist in setting up plans and actions to correct any food cost problems, control food waste, loss and usage.
    • Operate, maintain and properly clean all the kitchen equipment.
    • Use safe food handling procedures and maintain a safe working environment by using proper food handling skills and food safety guidelines
    • Comply with attendance rules and be available to work on a regular basis.
    • Perform any other job related duties as assigned.
    apply here
  • Housemen

    Posted: 01/27/2021
  • Bell Staff (Part Time)

    Posted: 01/20/2021

    The Brenton Hotel is searching for Bellmen for the Guest Services team of the hotel. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a team charged with creating a world class member experience that rivals Newport’s best. Successful candidates require an enthusiasm and passion for hospitality, that inspires and ensures that guests feel well taken care of. Qualified candidates will thrive in a guest focused, hospitality environment and be highly driven to provide our guests with superior hospitality and excellent service.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Greet and escort guests to rooms.
    • Open doors and assist guests/visitors entering and leaving property.
    • Inform guests of property amenities, services, and hours of operation, and local areas of interest and activities.
    • Identify and explain room features to guests (e. g., use of room key, mini-bar, ice and vending areas, in-room safe, valet laundry services).
    • Transport guest luggage to and from guest rooms and/or designated bell area.
    • Assist with luggage storage and retrieval.
    • Assist guests/visitors in and out of vehicles, including assisting guests with loading/unloading luggage.
    • Supply guests with directions.
    • Arrange transportation (e. g., taxi cab, shuttle bus) for guests/visitors, and record advance transportation request as needed.
    • Communicate parking procedures to guests/visitors.
    • Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report any maintenance problems, safety hazards, accidents, or injuries; complete safety training and certifications.
    • Ensure uniform and personal appearance are clean and professional.
    • Maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect company assets.
    • Support all co-workers and treat them with dignity and respect.
    • Support team to reach common goals.
    • Comply with quality assurance expectations and standards.
    apply here
  • Guest Service Agents

    Posted: 01/20/2021

    Guest Service

    The Brenton Hotel is searching for Guest Service Agents. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a team charged with creating a world class member experience that rivals Newport’s best. Successful candidates require an enthusiasm and passion for hospitality, that inspires and ensures that guests feel well taken care of. Qualified candidates will thrive in a guest focused, hospitality environment and be highly driven to provide our guests with superior hospitality and excellent service.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Guest reservations
    • Act as the first point of contact for guest information
    • Greet and escort guests to rooms.
    • Address and document guest concerns in the database
    • Achieve amicable resolution to guest concerns
    • Coordinate with other departments to address guest concerns
    • Update guest records
    • Problem-solve to achieve guest resolution
    • Complete product knowledge training to answer guest questions
    • Inform guests of property amenities, services, and hours of operation, and local areas of interest and activities.
    • Identify and explain room features to guests (e. g., use of room key, mini-bar, ice and vending areas, in-room safe, valet laundry services).
    • Transport guest luggage to and from guest rooms and/or designated bell area.
    • Assist with luggage storage and retrieval.
    • Assist guests/visitors in and out of vehicles, including assisting guests with loading/unloading luggage.
    • Supply guests with directions

    Minimum Requirements:

    • Must be eligible to work in the United States of America.
    • Must be at least 18 years of age.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, conveying information and ideas clearly
    • Be able to work with a variety of colleagues and guests.
    • Be able to take and give direction.
    • Must be neat, courteous, flexible and extremely detail oriented.
    • Must enjoy and be able to meet the public with poise.
    • Ability to remain calm, courteous, and professional with demanding guests and in difficult situations.
    • Must be able to show initiative in job performance, including the anticipation of what needs to be done before it becomes necessary.
    • A team player, that is flexible and willing to help support the hotel’s goals and the ability to support other hotels rooms operations.
    • Ability to work a varied schedule that is dictated by our guest demand and may include evenings, weekends and holidays.
    apply here
  • Housekeeping (Full Time PM)

    Posted: 01/20/2021

    The Brenton Hotel is searching for Housekeepers for the Guest Services team of the hotel. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a team charged with creating a world class member experience that rivals Newport’s best. Successful candidates require an enthusiasm and passion for hospitality, that inspires and ensures that guests feel well taken care of. Qualified candidates will thrive in a guest focused, hospitality environment and be highly driven to provide our guests with superior hospitality and excellent service.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Clean and arrange guest rooms to hotel standards for guest arrival
    • Clean and maintain common areas of the hotel
    • Perform laundry duties as necessary
    • Stock and maintain housekeeping supply rooms
    • Ensure a high level of customer service is performed at all times
    • Assist guests with requests and questions as necessary
    • Report any damages or repairs needed to management
    • Report all lost and found items to the Housekeeping Manager.

    Minimum Requirements:

    • Must be eligible to work in the United States of America.
    • Must be at least 18 years of age.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, conveying information and ideas clearly
    • Be able to work with a variety of colleagues and guests.
    • Be able to take and give direction.
    • Must be neat, courteous, flexible and extremely detail oriented.
    • Must enjoy and be able to meet the public with poise.
    • Ability to remain calm, courteous, and professional with demanding guests and in difficult situations.
    • Must be able to show initiative in job performance, including the anticipation of what needs to be done before it becomes necessary.
    • A team player, that is flexible and willing to help support the hotel’s goals and the ability to support other hotels rooms operations.
    • Ability to work a varied schedule that is dictated by our guest demand and may include evenings, weekends and holidays.

    Abilities Required:

    • Frequent walking, bending, balancing, stooping, reaching, pushing, lifting, manual dexterity and repetitive motions.
    • Stair climbing.
    • Know who to notify in case of broken equipment or unsafe/unsanitary conditions.
    • Manually handle/lift/carry product up to 25 pounds between knee and shoulders.
    • Must have bilateral fine manipulation of both hands which may be repetitive throughout shift.
    • May be vertically mobile for the entire shift.
    • Schedule varies according to operational needs; may include early mornings, evenings, weekends, holidays, and split-shifts.
    • Hazards include, but are not limited to stress, lifting injuries, exposure to unsanitary materials, slips, and tripping.

    Full time year round employment with health insurance.

    apply here
  • Housekeeping (Part Time PM)

    Posted: 01/20/2021