Valet Parking Attendant

Saudi Arabia - Mecca
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Job Level
Valet Parking Attendant Primary Location :   Kingdom of Saudi Arabia-Makkah-Raffles Makkah Palace Employee Status :   Regular    

  Valet Attendant To ensure guests cars are parked and collected without damage at all times providing efficient and courteous service to hotel guests and visitors.                         
Hotel Overview: Raffles Makkah Palace promises the exceptional standards inherent in the Raffles name and enhanced by Arab hospitality values. Raffles Makkah Palace offers 214 Suites & duplex Villas with breathtaking views of the Masjid Al Haram, the Holy Ka’aba and the city. The hotel combines the best of local cuisine and international dishes in each of its four outlets creating a unique and welcoming atmosphere in this diving setting. Guests can also indulge and immerse themselves in a relaxing sensory experience in our world renowned spa and fitness center or hold high-powered business gatherings in any of our state-of-the-art meeting rooms.   Summary of Responsibilities:                                                           Reporting to the Guest Service Supervisor, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:   
  • Assist guests and patrons of the hotel with the parking and delivery of their vehicles
  • Issue parking coupons to guests and patrons who require such service
  • Ensure a free flow of traffic at the main entrance and car park
  • When parking a vehicle, ensure that it is properly locked; that no valuables are left in the vehicle and note down any damage to the vehicle
  • Report any damage or valuables in the vehicle prior to parking the vehicle
  • Ensure smooth delivery of the vehicle 
  • Whenever required, assist Doorman in calling of taxis
  • Assist Bellman in unloading luggage from vehicle upon arrival of guests and whenever necessary, help to bring the luggage into the hotel lobby
  • Ensure that the front entrance and all parking lots are clean at all times
  • Ensure that any unclaimed vehicle left in the car park is reported to the Concierge
  • Ensure that uniforms are kept neat and clean 
  • Ensure car keys are in key locker and well organized
  • Valid driving license with good driving records
  • Good English language verbal communication skills 
  • Ability to work cohesively with co-workers and managers as part of a team
  • Ability to be attentive to guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
  • Ability to promote positive relations with hotel residents and patrons
  • Ability to exercise good judgment with difficult guests
  • Understanding and ability to work in a multi-cultural environment
  • Secondary education
  • Minimum five years’ driving experience with clean driving records
                                                               Visa Requirements: Candidate selection will be based on visa availability at Raffles Makkah Palace. We will assist successful applicants with the visa process and provide flights and accommodation   Living & Working at Raffles Makkah Palace: Satisfying our Guests is important to us, and we extend these values to our colleagues as well. We offer competitive salaries, top market service charge, gratuities, quality medical benefits and furnished accommodation. It is important to note that there are currently no income taxes in the Saudi Arabia! Raffles Makkah Palace offers you an unparalleled opportunity to provide top-tier hospitality and spiritual service to visitors of the holiest city in the world for Muslims. To find out more, please visit the following sites:
Ahlan Wa Sahlan, Welcome to Makkah

ABOUT OUR COMPANY At Raffles Makkah Palace we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. Your contribution is important to the success of our Company and we are committed to providing an environment that will foster and reward your efforts. Our teams around the globe endeavour to provide a safe, attractive and dynamic working environment, which will encourage you to take initiative and demonstrate your best abilities. Together we design career plans and unveil new professional perspectives through our various development programs, and with your contribution you will help make your ambitions real. An exciting future awaits!       Job Level :   Colleague Schedule :   Full-time Shift :   Rotating / Shift Work Closing Date :   19.Oct.2016, 4:59:00 AM Job Number:   RMH00090