Requisition ID: 38781
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Manager, Whirlpool Dunrovin Conference Center
We are seeking a values based leader that fully and positively engages staff in delivering the very best service to the Whirlpool leaders and their guests at its unique Dunrovin strategic conferencing center. This person must have a core understanding of the hospitality industry with a proficiency in managing and developing talent with overall financial and operational acumen. The ideal candidate will have a passion for creating wonderful culinary based guest experiences.
Whirlpool Dunrovin Conference Center is an integral part of the Corporate structure within Whirlpool Corporation. The position reports to the Corporate Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs.
The person chosen will be provided a competitive salary with bonus opportunity along with comprehensive benefits that include housing on site.
Position available due to retirement. Position is located in Baldwin, Michigan
Dunrovin is a 155 acre Whirlpool owned complex dating to the 1920's with 30 guest rooms located on the Baldwin river. The facility has a brand new lodge and meeting facility with state of the art kitchen, outdoor kitchen and recreational amenities that includes a paintball field, groomed bike and walking trails, a skeet shooting range, tennis, soccer and croquet field among others. The facility is located in picturesque Baldwin Michigan and is open 7 days a week from mid February until the end of November, with usually never more than 30 guests. The guests are all affiliated with Whirlpool Corporation.
Lead the team providing service to Dunrovin facility, ensuring a safe and customer centric environment using Whirlpool's Leadership Model as the foundation of leadership
Ensure the highest level of customer service and satisfaction
Manage the day to day operations and budget of the facility
Provide coaching and increase the skills and capabilities of the staff
Ensure staffing and support model support the requirements of the facility
Be available and on-call as needed to support the guests, staff, and facility
Minimum 10 years of hospitality management experience
Experience Managing or Supervising a staff.
B.S. Degree in business or hospitality management
Minimum 5 years of direct culinary experience
Hospitality experience in a corporate environment (lower volume, high touch)
Experience leading a Luxury, Boutique or 4 star hospitality experience in hotel, conference center, resort, railway, or steamboat setting
Ability to manage all aspects of a hospitality related enterprise, including budgets, operational reports, employee evaluations etc.
Strong customer service orientation and skills
Excellent listening skills
Create courteous, friendly, professional work environment
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the leading major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $20 billion in annual sales, 77,000 employees and 59 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2019. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. Additional information about the company can be found at whirlpoolcorp.com.
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