Fairmont Canoe Paddler in United States

Primary Location

Canoe PaddlerFairmont Hotels & Resorts endeavors to offer authentically local experiences to our guests in hotels of unrivalled presence. Showcase your passion for guest service and recreation as a Canoe Paddler– and be an ambassador for the engaging programs and activities that await guests of our beach areas!

Hotel Overview: Known as the islands only all-suite oceanfront resort, the hotel is situated on Polo Beach in the world-class, master-planned destination of Wailea, on the south western coast of Maui. Here's an opportunity to join Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, a luxury hotel brand recognized worldwide for distinctive style and service.

Summary of Responsibilities:Reporting to the Beach & Pools Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

  • Welcome guests to the Beach and ensure they have a safe and enjoyable experience

  • Oversee the general cleanliness and upkeep of the beach area

  • Ensure guests are aware of all services and activities available at the beach and pool

  • Lead daily instruction and canoe experience

  • Ensure that the canoe is in proper working order prior to daily excursions

  • Ensure all guests have registered for the canoe experience

  • Assist in promoting the facility and organizing special events as required

  • Follow departmental policies and procedures

  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies

  • Other duties as assigned

Employee Status


  • Previous experience in guest relations required

  • CPR and First Aid certification required

  • Must be a strong swimmer and have experience as a outrigger canoe paddler

  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team with minimum supervision

  • Highly responsible & reliable

  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position (includes but are not limited to):

  • Frequent walking, standing and sitting throughout shift

  • Occasional lifting and carrying up to 75 lbs

  • Frequent bending, kneeling, pushing, pulling

  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements:All Candidates must be in possession of identification proving authorization to work in the United States as defined in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA). This Position does not offer sponsorship of Work Visas. Resumes submitted that cannot fulfill these requirements will not be considered.

APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug-Free Workplace

Primary Location: United States-Wailea-The Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Colleague

Schedule: Casual

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Closing Date: 24.Jan.2017, 4:59:00 AM

Req ID: KEA00952