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Servers - Bartenders

Hiring Deadline: Open until filled
Position updated on:
Zip Code: 33130
Industry: All
Employer: JW Marriott Marquis
Job Tracking ID: 1378064108
Job Description:
Are you looking to work for an exciting and award winning Hotel:
JW Marriott Marquis is currently hiring highly motivated, dedicated and experienced individuals for the following positions:

Security Officers
Front Desk Supervisor
Front Desk Agent/AYS
Chief Concierge

We offer excellent medical, dental and vision benefits, hotel discounts, meals, paid time off and an excellent workplace environment.
Please submit your resume and indicate the position you are applying for. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays.
For more information about MDM Group and the requirements for these positions visit: http://miajw.webs.com

Awards -- JW Marriott Marquis Miami
Best New Product Award, Marriott International
Silver Award in the category of Hospitality at the Annual Digital Signage Expo Apex Awards,
Marquis Presidential Suite voted one of the best suites in Elite Traveler Magazine's
"Voted #2 in the world for High-Tech Hotels, "Top 10 High-Tech Hotels", SuccessfulMeetings.comGold Magellan Award Winner for the JW Marriott Marquis Grand Lobby

Employee Type: Full-Time, Part-Time
Compensation: TBD

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