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Sheraton Melbourne Hotel conduct successful recruitment day to fill 66 positions available for 31 March opening date

February 4, 2014 Photo Gallery No Comments Email Email

The team at the Sheraton Melbourne Hotel held a very successful mass recruitment day on Wednesday 15 January and despite the sweltering weather there was a fantastic turnout.

Seeking to fill 66 positions available, the hotel leadership team welcomed over 300 hopeful applicants on the day to apply for positions including Guest Service Agents, Concierge, Food and Beverage Attendants, Rooms Division and Engineering.

While applicants were waiting for one-on-one interviews, they watched presentations conducted by Michael Redfearn, Sales Specialist and Geecel Tiu, Marketing Executive, which gave exciting insights into the hotel itself, the culture of the Sheraton brand as well information about Starwood Hotels & Resorts.

The applicants were then interviewed by one of the recruitment team. This team consisted of: Hal Philp, General Manager; Andre Jacques, Director of Sales & Marketing; Carolyn Smith, Rooms Division Manager; Hani Daher, Manager Food & Beverage; Kruno Velican, Executive Chef; David Kelly, Chief Engineer; Greta Bolger, Account Director; Elizabeth Zehender, Housekeeping Manager; Larelle Fitt, Account Manager Catering; and Jake Wilson, HR Officer for The Westin Melbourne.

Second interviews are now being conducted.

It was a positive and successful day for the Sheraton Melbourne Hotel and the hotel team look forward to welcoming their new recruits in comings weeks.

The iconic Sheraton brand is returning to Melbourne after nine years. Located in the 31-storey ‘wavilinear’ building, Sheraton Melbourne Hotel features 174 stylish and comfortable guest rooms, including 11 Terrace Suites.



Front – Left to right;

Stheven Sutanto – Reservations Supervisor
Michael Redfearn – Sales Specialist, Corporate
Cecile Rolland – Human Resources Intern
Geecel Tiu – Marketing Executive
Hareta Stanbridge – Human Resources Co-ordinator
Andre Jacques, Director of Sales & Marketing
Carolyn Smith, Rooms Division Manager
Hani Daher, Manager Food & Beverage
Vivki Negle – Director of Human Resources 

Back – Left to right

Larelle Fitt – Account Manager Catering
Greta Bolger – Account Director
Hal Philp – General Manager
David Kelly, Chief Engineer
Elizabeth Zehender, Housekeeping Manager
Kruno Velican, Executive Chef
Jake Wilson, HR Officer for The Westin Melbourne

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