Program Summary

APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN!


Applications are open for the charming and decadent Westin New Orleans property. The Westin New Orleans soars high above the Mississippi River in the New Orleans French Quarter is steps away from famous French Quarter attractions like Royal Street, Bourbon Street and The Shops at Canal Place.
 
We are hiring for two disciplines in this program. Rooms Division and Culinary Arts.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Let Yummy Jobs take you on an amazing adventure with The Westin in New Orleans ... #MYYUMMYSTORY

 

The Rooms Division Training Program provides university students and young professionals with the opportunity to train in the United States for a period of up to 12-months with The Westin, New Orleans.

On this Rooms Division program, you will perform the following rotations during your 12-month program;


Guest Services Agent

The Guest Service Agent is responsible for providing attentive, courteous and efficient service to all guests during check-in, throughout their stay, and at checkout, while maximizing room revenue and occupancy.
 

Concierge

The Concierge is responsible for creating a welcoming first impression and for providing current information
about the local area, attractions and events. He/she is also responsible for greeting guests, assisting with questions, and providing recommendations and directions for restaurants, attractions and events in the area.
 

Night Auditor

The Night Auditor is responsible for reconciling all hotel cashier transactions; reviewing, organizing and
compiling management reports on a timely basis and ensuring the accuracy of guest billings and city ledger
transactions. He/she is also responsible for effectively communicating concerns and/or related issues to all levels of management and performing guest service agent duties as required, including check-in, check-out, switchboard operation and reservations.
 

Service Express PBX Agent

The Communications Operator is responsible for ensuring efficient communication within, to and from the hotel
while maintaining attentive, courteous and efficient customer service.
 

Housing for this program will be the responsibility of the candidate to source. Yummy Jobs is on hand with resources and useful accommodation information.
 
Individuals on this program will be guaranteed a minimum average of 32 hours of work per week across the Program in accordance with the J1 visa guidelines.
 
Participants on this program will be required to obtain a J-1 Intern or Trainee visa through Yummy Jobs and will be able to train for a period of time as outlined by The Westin. Upon completion of the program, participants will have up to 30 days to travel within the United States. Participants must then return to their home country upon completion of the program.
Situated on Canal Street, The Westin New Orleans soars high above the Mississippi River in the New Orleans French Quarter. Our newly renovated waterfront hotel invites you to experience NOLA from a convenient perch atop The Shops at Canal Place. Steps from the hotel, explore the boutiques along Royal Street or unwind on Bourbon Street. For a productive stay in New Orleans, we offer over 29,000 square feet of event space near the Morial Convention Center with stimulating views of the river. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and bar with signature breakfast and lunch options at Bistro at the Bend. Grab a refreshing cocktail at our lobby bar or visit our fully-equipped WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio. Energizing stays in the French Quarter start with pet-friendly hotel rooms and suites with Heavenly® bedding, marble bathrooms with White Tea products, 24-hour room service and more.
 
Highlights
 
  • Located on Canal Street, our hotel is steps from famous French Quarter attractions like Royal Street, Bourbon Street and The Shops at Canal Place.
  • Meet in New Orleans at one of 13 event venues near the convention center, featuring two elegant ballrooms and on-site professional planners.
  • Take in views of New Orleans's iconic French Quarter and the Mississippi River from our hotel rooms, suites and Observatory Eleven cocktail bar.
 
 
INTERVIEW PROCESS
  • Applicants will be required to attend a pre-screen interview via video call with a member of the Yummy Jobs Team in order to be considered.​
  • If successful, applicants will be required to attend a final interview with the Westin Team via video call.
​Please note, all dates are subject to change