Baggage Porters and Bellhops

Baggage Porters and Bellhops

Handle baggage for travelers at transportation terminals or for guests at hotels or similar establishments.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Self Control * Concern for Others * Cooperation * Adaptability/Flexibility * Stress Tolerance * Initiative * Independence

Representative Tasks * Greet incoming guests and escort them to their rooms. * Receive and mark baggage by completing and attaching claim checks. * Supply guests or travelers with directions, travel information, and other information, such as available services and points of interest.


Accommodation & Food Services, Transportation & Warehousing,

Job Family Personal Care and Service

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