The Different Related Occupations In Hospitality Management

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					The Different Related Occupations In Hospitality Management

Occupations in hospitality management involve a wide spectrum of jobs.
This is true since more positions are being created as the needs of
people continually evolves and changes. Here are some of the most common
positions that you can find in this field of work, along with their
general overview of responsibilities and tasks.

Food Preparation Workers

This position involves performing various food preparation duties aside
from cooking, like slicing meat and vegetables, preparing shellfish and
other cold foods, and brewing tea or coffee. Some of the job titles you
can get from this kind of work would include: Dietary Aide, Dietary
Assistant, Diet Aide, Food Preparer, Food Service Worker, Food Service
Aide, Nutrition Aide, Prep Cook or Preparation Cook, Pantry Cook, or

Some of the duties you are going to have would be cleaning of work areas,
utensils, dishes, equipment, and silverware. You would also store food in
their designated containers or storage areas so that spoilage is

You would also be the one to prepare various foods according to your
supervisors' instructions or customers' orders, following approved
procedures. It is also your responsibility to package foods to-go and
sometimes serve food to the customers. You also inform supervisors
whenever supplies are going low or when kitchen equipment isn’t working

Housekeeping Cleaners And Maids

This kind of work involves performing combinations of light cleaning
duties for the maintenance of commercial establishments or private
households, like hotels, hospitals, and restaurants, in an orderly and
clean manner.

Some of your duties would involve bed making, replenishing of linens,
cleaning and vacuuming halls and rooms. You also get to carry linens,
toilet items, towels, and cleaning supplies by the use of wheeled carts.
You would also clean rooms, lobbies, hallways, restrooms, lounges,
corridors, elevators, locker rooms, stairways, and other working areas in
order for health standards to be met.

Travel Clerks Or Transportation And Reservation Ticket Agents

In this kind of job, you would be the one to make and confirm
reservations for your clients. You also sell tickets to the guests of
large motel or hotel chains. You can also check the baggage and direct
your passengers to their designated pier, concourse, or track. Sometimes,
you would be the one to deliver the tickets and arrange documents for
This work would also entail you to contact groups or individuals to
inform them about package tours that they can avail of. You also act like
a tour guide as you give them travel information, like points of
interest, rates, restaurants, and emergency services.

Gaming Dealers

This job would involve operating table games. You would sit or stand
behind the table and operate gambling games by giving out the right
number of blocks or cards to players. You also get to operate other
gaming equipments. You would also compare the player’s hand against the
house's hands and collect or payoff players' chips or money. You are also
the one to exchange real currency to coin money or playing chips. You
also check and ensure that all the table players have placed their bets
before the game begins.

Some of the job titles in this kind of job would be: Dealer, Black Jack
Dealer, 21 Dealer, Pit Boss, Casino Dealer, Gaming Host, Dual Rate
Dealer, Poker Dealer, or Table Games Dealer.