Hilton Pattaya Joins Hilton Worldwide’s Largest Global Career Event

Careers@Hilton Live Showcases the Dynamic Career Opportunities Available in Hospitality for Job Seekers Around the World

This information originated in American English.

May 06, 2015

PATTAYA, Thailand - Hilton Pattaya has taken part in Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality Month, Hilton Worldwide's largest ever global career event, showcasing the many opportunities available in the hospitality industry to young people. Throughout the month of May, Hilton Worldwide hotels and corporate offices around the globe are hosting hundreds of events to inform those looking for employment, including young people, about the vast array of exciting opportunities available to all in the hospitality industry. This event is part of Bright Blue Futures, a global program that encourages Team Members to donate their time and expertise to help young people achieve stability and bring hope to their communities, preparing them for a brighter future.

Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality events are a unique opportunity for Hilton Worldwide Team Members to inspire those looking for employment about careers in the hospitality industry, and to support them by providing guidance on the skills that are vital to succeed in the workplace and beyond. Participants have been joining Hilton Worldwide Team Members for events ranging from résumé clinics to career speed-networking. Team Members also present career path opportunities to those in attendance.

On April 30, Hilton Pattaya hosted an event that hosted 60 young people from Mahidol University, Kanchanaburi Campus to join the hotel's open house activities. The students were assigned to different groups and visited several departments, especially Operations including Front Desk, Kitchen, Food and Beverage, Housekeeping, Spa, Health Club, Engineering, Call Center as well as Human Resources. Students enjoyed a lunch buffet while learning about table manners and etiquette. They were also entertained by the hotel's Team Members' live band, Rock Service, and participated in quiz games on stage to receive prizes.

Rudolf Troestler, general manager, Hilton Pattaya said "Young people continue to face challenging employment prospects, so it is more important than ever to make sure they receive information and advice about the options available and the skills and attributes they will need once they embark on their chosen careers.

We are passionate about raising awareness of the opportunities the hospitality industry offers and we are delighted to be doing this through one of our biggest ever careers event across the globe."

Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality Month is part of Hilton Worldwide's Open Doors commitment, which aims to positively impact at least one million young people by 2019 and to better prepare them to reach their full potential.

Anyone unable to attend an event in person during the month of May can still take part in Hilton Worldwide's digital "Career Concierge." Those interested in learning more about careers in hospitality can submit their questions online via Twitter using hashtag #CareersatHilton, or through the form at www.hiltonworldwide.com/youth. Each week in May, this website will be updated to host a selection of the submitted questions, answered by a panel of Hilton Worldwide Team Members. For more information about Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality Month, please visit www.hiltonwordwide.com/youth.

For information on job opportunities with Hilton Worldwide, visit www.hiltonworldwide.com/careers.

About Hilton Pattaya
Unique by design and centrally located, Hilton Pattaya rises 34 levels above CentralFestival Pattaya Beach, South East Asia's largest beachfront shopping complex, with spectacular views North and South over Pattaya Bay and the Gulf of Thailand. Styled with the property's beachfront location in mind, all Hilton Pattaya rooms and suites feature 180 degrees of unobstructed ocean views with private balconies. This unique position forms the core of Hilton Pattaya's design concept and philosophy. Panoramic views, high quality design and finishes, and impeccable service play an integral part of the experience that is on offer to both leisure and business travelers. From the moment you arrive you will know that a new standard for style and sophistication has been set. A unique combination of light, textures and finishes create an atmosphere of pure indulgence. Just 90 minutes from Bangkok Suvarnabumi International Airport and with so much luxury to offer, the Hilton Pattaya is your new recreation and business destination of choice. For information, please visit www.pattaya.hilton.com or contact the hotel directly on + 66 (0)3 825 3000.

Contact

Amara Yaidee
Hilton Pattaya
+66 (0) 38 253 029
amara.yaidee@hilton.com

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