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Property Name: 
Harlequin Hotel Castlebar

Employment Type:


Harlequin Hotel Castlebar are currently recruiting for a Receptionist to join the team.

The Hotel

Harlequin Hotel is a 4-star hotel in the heart of Castlebar town.The Harlequin restaurant serves a mix of traditional Irish and international cuisines using local ingredients. All of Harlequin's rooms are designed to be both comfortable and stylish with Hypno beds in each room to ensure a good nights sleep.

The Role


Reporting to the hotel’s Front Office Manager, you will be a professional and polished individual with excellent communication and presentation skills. The successful candidate will have at least 1 – 2 years hotel reception experience. You will demonstrate excellent customer service as well as the initiative required to multi task in this busy environment. 

Responsibilities will include: 

  • To greet guests in a warm, friendly manner
  • To check in and out guests efficiently and quickly
  • Answer switchboard and telephone in a friendly, professional manner, transferring calls to correct extensions and dealing with requests
  • To take reservations correctly, noting any special requests
  • To promote and sell the Hotel's facilities at all times
  • To ensure billing is correctly done to the agreed standards
  • To deal with any guest complaints, queries and suggestions quickly and efficiently.
  • To handle all departmental floats and safe deposits, maintaining high levels of security
  • To adhere to all Company policies including Customer Care, Health & Safety, Fire Safety, Cash Handling etc
  • Effective communication with other employees to ensure the day to day business runs smoothly 

The ideal candidate for this position:

  • Must have previous experience in a similar role in a hotel
  • Be courteous and focused on providing a consistently high standard of service
  • Must be a team player with the ability to multi task
  • Must be standards driven and detail orientated, with the desire to progress within the hospitality industry
  • Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Communicate fluently in English (written & oral). 

The role will involve shift work meaning you will be required to work 5 days out of a 7 day week (weekend work also will be involved)

To Apply

If you would like to apply for this role, please forward your CV by email to Áine in strictest confidence.

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Phone Number: 
01 639 1111
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