The Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, Michigan
Considered the premier property on Mackinac Island, the Grand has a rich history and is
somewhat of a celebrity (having “starred” in many films). The Grand Hotel offers service which is
quite rare in the U.S. This four star property is searching for over a large number of SIX month
placements (April 28 – October 31) in the areas of FOOD/BEVERAGE and FRONT OFFICE.
The hourly wage for non-tipped positions is $8.19. Housing is on-site and includes 3 meals daily
The Hilton Oceanfront Resort on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
This four star property is beautifully situated and well-appointed to provide its vacation
guests the highest quality service. The Hilton requests several ONE YEAR placements in
FRONT OFFICE and FOOD/BEVERAGE. Hourly pay is $9/hr for non-tipped positions. Housing
is off-site and costs $90/wk, which includes transportation to/from work and free meals when
working. Arrivals needed March through June.
The 1661 Inn on Block Island, Rhode Island
The 1661 Inn was built in 1906 with a spectacular ocean view of the Atlantic Ocean. It has nine
spacious and elegant rooms. The Hotel Manisses, also built 1906, is a romantic Victorian hotel
featuring seventeen meticulously appointed rooms with authentic Victorian furniture. This
high-end property would like to host one placement at the FRONT DESK from April 1 through
October 31. Pay is $9.50/hr. Housing costs $75/week.
The Palms Hotel and Spa on South Beach in Miami Beach, Florida
The Palms is an oceanfront four-star resort with 251 guest rooms in 12- and 9-story towers overlooking
the sparkling Atlantic Ocean. The Palms would like to host several Front Office and Food/Beverage
placements arriving in the first half of 2012. Pay for Front Office is $10/hr. Pay for Food/Beverage is
$4.23/hr (Wait staff) and $5.45 (bar staff) plus tips for both positions. Meals are free when working.
Housing to be secured independently with DGE assistance, cost averaging $400/mth shared.
Ristorante Paoletti in Highlands, North Carolina
Ristorante Paoletti offers fine regional Italian dining and an excellent wine list in an elegant old world
atmosphere. Open for dinner only, their menu is designed and printed daily to offer the areas freshest
meats, seafood, and produce. This high-end restaurant offers two front-end placements and one
culinary placement – all one year. Front of House placement pays $2.13/hr (server) and $65/night
(beverage staff) plus tips for both positions. The culinary position pays $10-$15/hr (depending on experience
level). Housing is $75/wk and includes a free meal when working. Arrivals needed by March.
Wolfgang’s Restaurant and Wine Bistro in Highlands, North Carolina
Wolfgang’s offers a fine dining experience in the lovely community of Highlands. The
Restaurant has been awarded Best of Award of Excellence by Wine Spectator each year
since 2003. Wolfgang’s offers a full Dining Room menu as well as a Bistro menu. The
restaurant is offering two culinary 8-month placements at $8.50/hour with housing at
only $50/month. Meals are free when working. Arrivals needed in April.