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Innkeeping Professionals Wanted

An Innkeeper / Restaurant Manager is needed for a Shenandoah Valley upscale, high-volume Inn with a fine dining restaurant. The inn is open year-round and includes bed & breakfast lodging, day spa, restaurant, and events. This is a hands-on position as an Innkeeper by day and restaurant Maitre D’ during dinner service. A combination of Innkeeping or Boutique Hotel and fine dining restaurant management experience is needed. Couples are welcome. Relocation candidates from the greater region will be considered. Onsite housing is not provided. Requirements: At least 3 years of Innkeeping or Bed and Breakfast experience as Innkeeper or General Manager of at least 10 rooms and 10 staff and at least 2 years of fine dining restaurant management experience. Benefits: Base salary of $50,000 plus incentive bonus up to $10,000 per year, paid quarterly, 50% paid healthcare and other perks. Please send your resume: JNewcomb@GoodwinRecruiting.com.

An experienced Innkeeper is needed for a B&B Inn located on the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay on a large waterfront property with private beach access. This is a live-onsite lifestyle opportunity and is suitable for a single or a couple. You will be the team leader, front desk, back office, act as concierge, and be the ever-gracious host who builds long-term relationships. This is a hands-on position where you will jump in and help when and where needed. Staff includes a chef and housekeeping staff. Prefer no pets. Requirements: Experience as an Innkeeper or GM of a B&B, Inn, Lodge, or Boutique Hotel with at least ten upscale suites, must be able to successfully operate the property independently with off-site owners, and able to live onsite in a studio apartment. Benefits: Compensation in the $50,000 to $62,000 range, depending on experience and whether a couple or single plus onsite studio apartment, including utilities. Please send your resume: JNewcomb@GoodwinRecruiting.com. 

The beautiful and historic Henry Clay Inn and Restaurant of Ashland, VA, seeks a polished and professional Innkeeper or Boutique Hotel GM with successful experience operating at least 10-guest rooms and an upscale restaurant. We will hire a Director of Operations who can run it all, Inn, Restaurant, and Events, or hire an Innkeeper and Restaurant/F&B Manager separately. On the restaurant manager side, we are looking for solid beverage knowledge, especially wines. We offer a competitive salary and onsite housing for a single or couple without pets. Regional experience is preferred. Please send your resume to JNewcomb@GoodwinRecruiting.com.

A nature-loving Innkeeper is needed for an inn located in the Shawnee National Forest adjacent to the Giant City State Park, IL. The area offers lush vegetation, waterfalls, hiking, extremely diverse bird watching, orchards, wineries, hiking trails, and the small, art-centric village of Makanda.

This is a live-onsite lifestyle opportunity and suitable for a single or a couple. You will host guests, act as concierge, provide breakfast, and be the ever gracious and responsible bartender. This is a hands-on position where you will jump in and help when and where needed. You need at least three years’ experience as a full-charge Innkeeper or GM of a B&B, Inn, Lodge, or Boutique Hotel with at least nine upscale rooms. We offer all-in compensation in the $45,000 to $54,000 range with a base of $36,000 and bonus potential up to 50%. Onsite housing and utilities are included. Please send your resume: .

Position Innkeeper trainee. Great position for someone interested in owning their own B & B, or a recent Hospitality grad. All duties an operating Innkeeper would need to master. Applicant should be local since lodging is not offered. If interested please send your info to  in Pittsburgh, PA

Innkeeper or Couple for Ringwood, NJ B&B live-in.
22 room event venue and lodging property in Ringwood, NJ. Spectacular venue sits on 1,000 acres of botanical gardens. Work days are Wed-Sun. Must be over 21 years old. Housing is  included. Join our family team at Skylands Manor. Robert@frungillo.com 

Innkeeping Positions Wanted

I am seeking a year-round innkeeper position. I have experience running an inn of my own. As a caterer, bartender, as well as all other requirements of the position including computer work, advertising and promotion to taking out the trash. I am looking for my next challenge. Email: dalenicholls2666@hotmail.com Dale Nicholls

Innkeeper Couple with 50 years of joint experience in historic home maintenance plus 5-star wedding and event management seek to run a B&B in FLORIDA. Website: http://www.thecarpentercraftsman.com/innkeepercouple.html  Phone: 919-412-8467 eastcoastmarketinglady@gmail.com

Positions Filled

Makanda Inn & Cottages  Position Filled in the Shawnee National Forest in Makanda, Illinois seeks an individual or couple to be the resident manager(s). Candidate(s) must be sociable and detail-oriented, responsible for the day-to-day operations running a nine-guest room/cottage natural retreat. Must be self-motivated and organized with outstanding customer service experience and computer office skills. This position is not your typical job; it’s a “lifestyle” career. Our Innkeeper(s) will be living on-site in a provided apartment and interacting with guests and staff daily. If you are looking to work at a steady pace throughout the day while delivering outstanding hospitality, this is a wonderful opportunity. Compensation includes year-round employment, base pay with incentive plan, tip sharing, housing, and paid time off. Non-smokers, no pets, please. Only applicants with current hospitality lodging experience at a similar type and size property will be considered. Please send a resume, references, and contact information by clicking here.

Assistant Innkeeper(s)/General Manager needed for award winning A.G Thomson House, in Duluth, MN.  Position Filled
Owners will train and develop the right person/couple who have a proven love of people, exemplary hospitality and an interest in running all aspects of a small lodging property. Applicant(s) must be non-smokers, physically fit, possess a warm and friendly demeanor while being patient, organized and timely in handling guests’ requests, check-ins and check-outs, and meal prep and service. Knowledge of computers, social media and reservations systems is essential. Maintenance knowledge helpful. This is not a shift job; rather a life choice, but does include onsite housing, days off, base salary and incentive plan, and the opportunity to learn all aspects of the business from the owners. To be considered, please submit a resume showing actual hospitality lodging experience and a cover letter introducing yourself by clicking here.  (No phone calls)

B&B Innkeeper for Luxurious B&B Inn located in the heart of Newport, RI.  Position Filled

Here is a phenomenal opportunity for an experienced Innkeeper-Chef, single or couple, from the New England area to run a 6-room B&B Inn as if they owned it. Out-of-state investor-owners use the property during the high season as guests. They want an experienced B&B Innkeeper from the New England area to run it as if they owned it – literally. They want to be as hands-off as possible. A 450 square foot basement apartment is provided for a non-smoking single or couple with no onsite pets or children.  

Requirements: gracious host, at least five years of experience, cooking skills, hands-on in all areas, financial management, sales and marketing, Webrezpro reservation system, Quicken, inventory, repairs and maintenance, and experience with OTAs. 

B&B Innkeeper Compensation: base salary in the $45,000 to $60,000 range depending on single or couple and prior experience, Incentive bonuses including an “End of High Season” reward; furnished 450 square foot basement apartment with king bed, windows, and an efficiency kitchen; Utilities, WiFi, Cell Phone; Off-season paid vacations: three weeks after one year, four weeks after two years, and six weeks after five years. 

Great Oak Manor,     Position Filled
a 13 room event venue and lodging property in Chestertown, Maryland, seeks personable staff for an entry-level guest services position. Primary work days are Thursday-Sunday. Must have reliable transportation, over 21 years old. Housing is not included. Please apply with a resume and cover letter.

Innkeeper/Couple Wanted    Position Filled
Innkeeper or couple needed for a 14 room, Select Registry B&B located on the beach of Lake Huron. This award-winning destination property, Huron House, seeks an experienced innkeeper or couple possessing creative culinary skills and the ability to manage inventory, shopping and special dietary requests as well as the daily operations of the property. This is a very hand on, physically demanding position, applicants in search of a desk job with 9-5 hours need not apply. Applicant must be computer literate, a problem solver, and have a passion for guest service, handling guest concerns and providing resolutions in a professional manner. The most important quality we are searching for is someone with a positive attitude. Our staff enjoys coming to work and we need an Innkeeper/Couple who can maintain this positive work environment. This position reports directly to our General Manager. A separate house with utilities, vacation, education, and compensation based on experience is offered. Non-smokers, pets allowed. Only applicants with current hospitality lodging experience at a similar type and size property will be considered. Please send resume, bio and 5 professional references.

Gettysburg PA Bed and Breakfast   Position Filled
8-guest room B&B seeks full-time, live-in Innkeeper for 2021. Love sharing America’s history with guests? We are seeking a self-motivated, creative, and professional Inn Manager who loves welcoming and hosting guests in one of America’s favorite destinations. Responsibilities: working with offsite owners to manage all aspects of the property’s daily operations, including breakfast, guest services, light cleaning, and all guest interactions, plus coordinate the guest services staff. Recent experience must include managing a small lodging property, knowledge of reservation booking systems and Microsoft programs, time management skills, and social media expertise in blogging and posts.  He/she/they must be culturally comfortable with the property’s location, history, and core values. Compensation package includes salary, incentive plan, onsite housing with all utilities, and scheduled paid time off, including Thanksgiving and Christmas.  Please no pets, no smokers, or no children. Please email a resume and letter of interest.