Conrad Dublin, Hilton Dublin and Hilton Dublin Airport are inviting people to take part in a series of events this week, showcasing careers in hospitality. From today, Monday 16th April, Hilton Worldwide is hosting Careers@HiltonLive, a week-long initiative designed to offer practical tips and advice and allow job seekers and those interested in the hospitality industry the opportunity to go behind-the-scenes at its hotels to find out more.
The three hotels are inviting people of all ages and backgrounds to get involved and to use this unique opportunity to discover career options at Hilton Worldwide, meet with hospitality experts and receive useful information on job-seeking skills. A number of events will take place across the hotels including:
- Work Placement Opportunities: All three hotels are facilitating paid work placements in association with Jobs Bridge for students considering careers in hospitality
- Guest Lectures: Senior managers from the three hotels will be taking part in guest lectures for hotel management students at the Dublin Institute of Technology, providing insight into topical hospitality issues
There will also be a live Facebook careers chat on Facebook.com/hiltoncareers on Friday 20th April from 1.30pm to 2.30pm where jobseekers will have the opportunity to put their career-related questions to an expert panel from Hilton Worldwide.
Hilton Worldwide recently announced the creation of 8,500 new careers across Europe through the expansion of its hotel brands and the safeguarding of an additional 2,500 hospitality careers through the conversion of existing hotels to Hilton Worldwide brands. The inaugural Careers@HiltonLive builds on the company’s commitment to raise awareness of careers in hospitality and to recruit and nurture talented individuals.
Steve Cassidy, Area Vice President, UK-Select, Hilton Worldwide, said: “Careers@HiltonLive is a great opportunity for anyone interested in a hospitality career to meet our teams on the ground in our hotels and to receive practical advice and tips for their next career move. It’s an exciting industry and a great time to join Hilton Worldwide as we are experiencing significant growth and offer a wide variety of rewarding career options – from hotel general manager through to cocktail mixologist.”