Their announcement was headlined: "Due to Overwhelming Demand Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs Schedules Second Job Fair."
The second event is scheduled 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 28 at Palm Springs Convention Center. Applicants who attend are urged to print applications from the HRHPalmSprings.com website.
Here's more verbatim from the announcement:
An estimated 4,000 – 5,000 people attended the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs Job Fair today at the Palm Springs Convention Center, prompting the resort to schedule a second job fair for the same location next week.
"We want to thank all the good souls who waited so patiently in line," said Hector Moreno, Vice President and General Manager for the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs. "We are blown away by the response, the commitment of the folks who waited and the caliber of these applicants."
As many as 1,500 potential applicants were asked to return next week, as management prepared to stay on site until at least 7:00pm this evening to process applications and interview candidates. The job fair officially closed today at 3:00pm.
Nearly 100 full and part-time jobs are available. Among the qualifications—a positive attitude and a passion for guest service. Applicants who plan on attending the August 28th job fair are asked to fill out paperwork ahead of time by downloading the application from HRHPalmSprings.com. Those who cannot attend are invited to return their application by mail to 150 S. Indian Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264 or by email to Careers@HRHPalmSprings.com
Wednesday, August 28
9:00 am to 1pm
Palm Springs Convention Center
277 North Avenida Caballeros
Parking is available at the Amado Street parking lot.
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:
- Guest Services:
Ø Front Desk Representatives
Ø Telephone Operators
Ø Valet/Bell Staff
Ø Sales Administrative Assistant
Ø Guest Room Attendants
Ø House / Public Attendants
Ø Laundry Attendants
- Food & Beverage
Ø Cocktail Servers
Ø Banquet Captain
- Pool Attendants
- Retail Associates
- Spa Desk Agents
HARD ROCK HOTEL BENEFITS INCLUDE:
- Competitive Wages
- Health Insurance
- Paid Vacation and Holidays
- Opportunities for Advancement
- Recognition Programs
"Upon completion this Fall, Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs will boast the legendary Hard Rock Hotel vibe favored by musicians and celebrities around the world," hotel reps said in their announcement. "The hotel will offer 163 rooms, more than 20,000 square feet of conference space, and will applaud music through brand wide programs. From the on-site VIBE manager, who keeps a pulse on the hotel’s atmosphere, to the groundbreaking, interactive amenity 'The Sound Of Your Stay®,' where guests will be able to jam out with hands-on music experiences. Additional music scene related amenities will include a VIP Rock Star Suite, Rock Spa®, Body Rock® workout facility, and the world famous Rock Shop® featuring Hard Rock’s iconic merchandise."
For more info visit www.HRHPalmSprings.com. The hotel can be reached at (760) 325-9676.