As a Convention Porter, you will be responsible for maintaining and cleaning meeting rooms. You will also set the stage for guest experience with your welcoming smile and service. By understanding their unique stories and needs, you will own their experience to create **WOW** memories they will carry with them far and beyond their stay with us.
**PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:**
+ Assist in maintaining and cleaning meeting rooms.
+ Transport any food and beverage trays/items in public areas to service areas.
+ Stock and organize supply carts with designated materials and equipment, transporting to assigned function area.
+ Inspect set rooms for cleanliness and agreement to group requirements.
+ Maintain complete knowledge of daily scheduled group functions, times, locations, amount of people, location of all Hotel function space and names of rooms, all styles of meeting and Banquet room settings and all safety guidelines.
+ Retrieve clean linen and skirting from Laundry and stock in storage areas.
+ Set up rooms and function areas with designated tables, chairs, staging, dance floor, flip charts, easels, blackboards and other equipment as specified by group requirements and in accordance with departmental standards.
+ Set up table linens, skirting and tabletop items (water pitchers, ashtrays, glasses, etc.) as specified by group and in accordance with departmental standards.
+ Breakdown function areas as scheduled in accordance to departmental procedures, storing all reusable goods and return equipment to specified storage areas.
+ Maintain cleanliness and organization of closets; remove trash, wipe down shelves/counters; sweep and wax floor.
**KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:**
+ Ability to take initiative and exhibit flexibility
+ A highly motivated and energetic personality
+ Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and verbal forms
+ Excellent customer service skills and interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with all business contacts
+ Maintain a professional, neat and well-groomed appearance adhering to company standards
+ Work varied shifts, to include weekends and holidays
+ High School diploma or equivalent
+ Experience in the hospitality industry or similar environment
+ Experience in a similar resort setting
MGM Resorts International is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, MGM Resorts International will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.
MGM Resorts International believes in providing opportunity for every employee to grow, develop and succeed in a work environment where you can be your best. We encourage you to explore our job opportunities. If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact our Corporate Diversity and Disability Outreach department at 1-844-247-0370 or email firstname.lastname@example.org