Careers at The Modern Honolulu

Interested individuals should submit their resume to:

THE MODERN HONOLULU
Attention: Human Resources
1775 Ala Moana Boulevard
Honolulu, HI 96815

Via email to: jobs@themodernhonolulu.com
Via fax to: 808-943-5855 

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/H/V

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Director of Group Sales

full time

Leadership role to implement a successful solicitation strategy to the group market segment in order to meet and/or exceed revenue goals. Responsible for individual production, as well as accountable for the performance and results of the team. Actively participate in project teams that contribute to sales strategy, programs, or procedures. Anticipate & understand the needs of customers to provide solutions, and use a high degree of judgment & discretion to persuade customers and ensure satisfaction. Lead the team that is responsible for complex, geographical and vertical accounts which are critical to the business & financial impact to the hotel.



High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree in hospitality management or related field preferred. Minimum 5 years prior experience in hospitality Sales management preferred. Prior experience in luxury hotel environment in a leadership role highly preferred. Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications to include, but not limited to, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook required. Prior experience in PMS highly preferred, Opera desired. Must have the ability to multi-task and maintain high level of attention to detail. Must have knowledge of travel industry, current market trends and economic factors. Ideal candidate will possess prior track record of aggressive prospecting and closing success. Email this to a friend Show Full Listing

Steward

on call
Responsible for the overall cleanliness and sanitation of all Food and Beverage areas, to include Dish Rooms, Main Kitchen, Bake Shop, Food and Beverage Cold and Dry Storage, Poolside Pantries, and Banquet Food Service Areas; responsible for the overall cleanliness and remedying of any safety hazards of all Food and Beverage Floors; ensure all Food and Beverage Trash is recycled and disposed of properly; accountable for opening and closing REFRESH, and the stocking and removal of various serving equipment for sanitation and cleanliness.

Must be able to carry up to 60 lbs; push/pull up to 500 lbs, with or without assistance.  Must speak clear and concise English. Must have legible Handwriting Email this to a friend Show Full Listing

Pool Server

on call
Responsible for providing excellent guest service in an efficient manner. Accurately record and enter all beverage items. Maximize sales by using menu knowledge and suggestive selling techniques. Maintain cleanliness of service and work area and ensure they are orderly and properly stocked.

Must be able to remain calm, and courteous in stressful situations. Must have knowledge of all popular drinks and shots, brand selections, prices and granishes. Must possess or be able to obtain State of Hawaii Liquor Commission Bartender's Card in order to perform bottle service. Email this to a friend Show Full Listing

Banquet Server

on call
Set refreshment breaks. Execution of appropriate sequences of service.

Must be able to open wine and champagne properly, and hold and pour bottles properly. Minimum 2 years prior banquet serving experience in a resort hotel environment. Must be able to lift/carry up to 50 lbs. Must possess or be able to obtain State of Hawaii Liquor Commission Servers’ Card.

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Pool Bar Attendant

on call
Provide food, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to guests following company standards of steps of service. Set table and dining area in accordance with hotel standards. Communicate orders, questions and service needs with the servers, bartenders and kitchen staff. Use MICROS computer system to place orders and close out checks. Complete daily opening, closing and/or running side work. For example: stock ice and supplies, wash glassware, cut fruit for garnishes, make drink mixes. Maintain cleanliness of work areas, equipment, dining/service areas, and storage areas. Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards.

High school diploma or equivalent required; college graduate is preferred. Previous hotel or restaurant experience preferred. Possession of or ability to obtain valid State of Hawaii Liquor Commission bartender’s card required; State of Hawaii Dept. of Health Tuberculosis Clearance Certification required.  Working knowledge of point of sale system required, MICROS preferred.  Ability to speak a second language is preferred. Email this to a friend Show Full Listing

Valet Attendant

full time
Greet guests as they arrive at and depart from the property; and assist them with valeting their vehicles. Responsible for attending to immediate needs of each guest upon arrival and throughout their stay for concierge services, etc.  Provide thorough knowledge of all hotel services and amenities.

1-2 years of hotel experience preferred 1-2 years of customer service experience required. High School Degree or equivalent required. Bachelor ’s degrees in hotel or travel industry management preferred.1-2 years bell/valet experience highly desirable. Experience in a luxury lifestyle hotel highly desirable. Must be able to work a flexible shift schedule to include weekdays, weekends, AM, PM and overnight shifts. Possess a good command of English and the ability to clearly and pleasantly communicate with guests, both in person and on the telephone. Ability to provide legible communication. Valid State driver’s license required.  Clear driving abstract for the past 3 years required.  Bachelor’s degree in hospitality management or training in the hospitality industry preferred.  Fluency in a second language highly desirable.  Email this to a friend Show Full Listing

Nail Technician

on call

Must be able to perform hand & foot nail treatments to guests.

Must have thorough knowledge of nail care and possess general understanding of foot & hand massage treatments.



Current/Valid Nail Technician License acquired in the State of Hawaii required. At least 3 years prior experience in performing hand & foot treatments required. Prior experience in resort environment or high-end Spa highly desirable. Email this to a friend Show Full Listing

Pool Attendant

on call
Clean, stage and seat tables, chaise lounges and daybeds according to hotel standards.  Answer questions on reservation process, pool amenities and menus.   Help with the set up, maintenance, cleanliness, and condition of pool equipment, pool areas, chaise lounges/daybeds, and seating areas. Transport supplies to pool attendant set up areas, towels/chaise lounge covers, supplies, acrylic ware, etc, throughout the day.  Complete closing duties including restocking items, turning off lights, cleaning candles/lanterns etc. Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report accidents, injuries and unsafe work conditions to manager; and complete safety training and certifications.  Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards. 

 Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Prior hotel or hospitality experience helpful. Luxury environment is preferable.CPR/First Aid certification preferred. Must possess a good command of the English language and have the ability to clearly and pleasantly communicate with guests and fellow team members both in person and by telephone. Ability to exert physical effort. Email this to a friend Show Full Listing

Room Service Server

full time
The Room Service Server will be responsible for providing excellent service in an efficient manner.  Accurately record and enter all beverage items.  Maximize sales by using menu knowledge and suggestive selling techniques.  Maintain cleanliness of service and work areas and ensure they are orderly and properly stocked.  Responsible for collecting accurate payment from guests.

Previous experience in a luxury hotel environment as a server highly desirable.  1-2 years of serving experience required. Must possess or be able to obtain State of Hawaii Liquor Commission Email this to a friend Show Full Listing

Licensed Massage Therapist

on call
Perform massages and body treatments to our in-house guests and local clients in luxurious hotel environment.  Therapists must have a thorough knowledge of numerous massage modalities, possess a general understanding of body treatments and be willing to train in our spa’s specific massage and body treatment offerings. 

Must be able to present a current/valid massage license acquired in the State of Hawaii.  Must have at least 3 years of experience in massage and body treatments.  Must know of how to perform lomi lomi massages.  Experience in a luxury resort or spa environment highly desirable. Email this to a friend Show Full Listing

Esthetician

on call
Performs services to in-house guests and local clients in a luxurious hotel environment.  Estheticians must be able to perform custom facials, full body waxing and work with a variety of clients to provide 5 start services.  They must possess a thorough knowledge of skincare, have excellent facial massage and extraction techniques, possess excellent cleanliness and sanitation skills and be willing to train in our spa specific facial treatment offerings. 

Must be able to present a current/valid esthetic license for the start of Hawaii. Must have 4 years or more of experience in esthetic treatments.  Must be able to perform waxing.  Experience in a resort or at a high-end Spa required. Email this to a friend Show Full Listing

Security Officer

on call
Conduct fire & safety patrols, prepare accurate & concise incident reports, respond immediately and calmly to all calls received, act as first responder in the hotel.  Must have a State of Hawaii Guard card. Must have attention to detail.

Previous hotel security, police or military experience required. Must possess or be able to obtain certification in alcohol awareness, CPR/First Aid/AED. Must be able to work Thurs, Fri, & Sat evening shifts from 10pm until 4am. Email this to a friend Show Full Listing