Receptionist in Redding, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 11/21/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Meadow Ridge is the premier life care retirement community in Fairfield County, located on 136 acres in beautiful Redding, Connecticut.

In this unique and enriching environment, we offer Independent and Assisted Living apartment homes, as well as a skilled Health Center where we provide our residents with quality care and services.

Meadow Ridge is seeking per diem receptionists.

Job Summary:

The Receptionist is responsible for answering and transferring all incoming communication calls in a prompt, courteous and professional manner, giving information, direction and other appropriate assistance to residents, staff, guests and vendors and performing a variety of clerical duties as assigned. The receptionist is essential to creating an outstanding first impression and coordinating the smooth flow of communication throughout the community. The Receptionist functions as a liaison for Meadow Ridge ensuring residents’ needs are met and/or directed to the appropriate personnel.

 

Job Requirements

  • Energetic and engaging personality.
  • Great “service recovery” skills.
  • Flexible availability – looking to work weekends and holidays.
  • High level multi-tasker, able to manage numerous tasks/projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to come up with creative solutions for challenging situations.
  • Great attention to detail, observant and intuitive.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Hotel/Resort experience a plus.
  • Excellent verbal, written and phone communication skills.
  • Expert in standard MS Office programs(Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)
  • A passion for serving people.