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Innkeeping Professionals Wanted

Inn Managers Desired for Castle in the Country – an award-winning 10 room country inn on 65 wooded acres in SW Michigan, founded over 30 years ago. Owners are actively involved in maintaining its high level of excellence and seek a qualified team of two to act as Inn Managers. Must meet objectives set for guest satisfaction, financial results, human resources (motivation, training, etc.), facility maintenance, and government regulations by following established controls, SOPs, policies, and ensuring full compliance. Establish additional controls, SOP’s, policies as needed working closely with owners. Participate in monthly, quarterly, and annual reviews of key measurements with owners. Plan and organize the work for all areas of the operation including: housekeeping, innkeeping (guest services), food service, sales, maintenance; keeping to budgeted profitability levels. Current experience required includes min 3 yrs. in a similar position.  Compensation/benefits include salary, bonus plan, health insurance participation, PTO, and housing. Please submit your resume by clicking here

Wickwood Inn: Experienced General Manager needed for charming, 11-room luxury Inn/B&B property in Saugatuck, MI. Quaint village location just under three hours from downtown Chicago. Sales acumen a must. Attention to detail; outgoing, polished demeanor; and passion for stellar guest service essential. This is a unique position requiring minimum five years recent experience in both food and beverage with either a hotel or full-service boutique lodging property, and comfort with being part of a larger firm. Inn is owned by Chicago-based luxury interior design firm Soucie Horner, Ltd.; General Manager will function as onsite face of the company’s hospitality division and will have the opportunity to become a member of the company’s Business Leadership Team. General Manager will be supported by the company’s existing marketing, finance, and human resources teams. For more information, please submit resume and references by clicking here.

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. The property will be for sale. It’s expected that the new owner will want a continuity of staff. If the property sells there will be a bonus. If it isn’t sold by Spring 2022, it will be taken off the market and the position will become permanent. A full year salary is guaranteed. 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 needed. 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:$75,000 to $95,000 base, depending on experience and whether a couple or single plus onsite studio apartment, including utilities. Please send your resume: JNewcomb@GoodwinRecruiting.com

On-premise Innkeeper & Chef Couple needed for a unique, luxury log cabin Inn/B&B property in the Jackson-Wilson area, WY. The location is near the Snake River at the base of the Grand Tetons, where there are year-round outdoor activities. The couple must have comparable experience living in a mountain destination, attention to detail, and actively support green and sustainable practices. REQUIREMENTS: One must be an experienced B&B innkeeper with at least four years managing at least eight rooms and three team members. The other must be a professional, upscale, trained, farm-to-table chef. Both must be outgoing, polished, live an active outdoor lifestyle, embrace green ethics, are destination-oriented, and can handle very high occupancy. Event management experience is essential. The highlight of your day should be receiving profuse thanks from guests, returning from adventures, for the guidance you provided. BENEFITS: Salary of $80,000 for the couple, DOE, 1.5 days off per week, a one-bedroom apartment, and a month off during shoulder seasons. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity! Submit resume to jnewcomb@goodwinrecruiting.com

We are seeking a dynamic-duo couple or one super-motivated individual for an AMAZING live/work opportunity managing a luxury short-term rental Mansion in the majestic mountains of Mesa, Colorado. Located ½ mile from Powderhorn ski resort, you’ll have plenty of time to enjoy skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, hiking, biking, & fishing. Located just 45 minutes from the greater Grand Junction area. We will be renting the Mansion out in weekly increments and would like to find an experienced individual or couple for our long-term partner as we build the business. We’ll handle online reservations; job responsibilities include guest check in/check out, housekeeping/weekly room turnover, and grounds & home maintenance. Job includes free housing (including most utilities) + 2 garage stalls + pay commensurate with experience. We plan on allowing small wedding parties and group retreats in the non-winter seasons. Based on our partner’s entrepreneurial desires this is a perfect opportunity to create a side business offering fee-based concierge services to our guests. Some ideas for this are pre-arrival grocery shopping, daily (as opposed to the free weekly) housekeeping services, morning coffee/breakfast service, packed or prepared lunches, gourmet and/or specialty dinners, tour/activity planning, event set-up and breakdown etc. Email Tami@RundRealEstate.com.

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.

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

Positions Filled

The Fox and Hound B&B, located in New Hope, in Bucks County, PA Position Filled seeks a full-time live-in innkeeper to join our team. Must be enthusiastic, organized, self-motivated and a people person. Duties include overall management of B&B, guest experience, property cleanliness and condition, reservations including arrivals and departures, breakfast prep/cooking/service, housekeeping/helping housekeeper with turnovers, light garden maintenance, and participation in marketing activities. Weekends and holidays required. Ideal candidate has computer skills and social media expertise. Compensation base is $17+ an hour, paid time off, free housing: A large light bright end unit with private bath, option for fully furnished.  Submit resume showing current applicable experience managing a lodging property

The beautiful and historic Henry Clay Inn and Restaurant of Ashland, VA  Position Filled 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. 

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.