Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka Society Business Park Pledges to ‘Open Doors’ to the Youth of Zambia

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Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka Society Business Park Pledges to ‘Open Doors’ to the Youth of Zambia

The hotel is looking for passionate individuals to join its team

The hotel aims to help youth achieve their full potential in the hospitality industry and close the youth unemployment gap.

Lusaka, 05 January 2018 - Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka Society Business Park today announced it will hire more than 100 people for various positions in the soon-to-be operational hotel, including in the Housekeeping, Front Office, Food & Beverage Service and Food & Beverage Culinary departments.

 The recruitment process will start with candidates being invited to apply on Taleo, which is a cloud based online platform.  All positions will go live on www.jobs.hilton.com by

9th January 2018 and all applicants will have one week to apply. Informational advertisements will be placed on various social media platforms, print newspapers as well as radio. Shortlisted candidates will be informed by the 19th January and will be invited to a two-day recruitment day, which will be held in Lusaka on the 24th and 25th January. 

Young people with a minimum Grade 12 qualification or equivalent with passes in Mathematics and English will fill 30% of the hotel’s positions. An additional qualification is a plus. Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka Society Business Park invites interested candidates with the requisite qualifications and a passion for delivering exceptional experiences to participate in this recruitment process.

Hilton’s future depends on resilient and thriving societies, and this starts with young people. Bright hearted individuals are Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka Society Business Park’s targets and the hotel’s efforts form part of Hilton’s global goal to impact at least one million young people by 2019 by connecting, preparing or employing them.  

Tourism is becoming an increasingly important economic sector in Zambia, demonstrating great prospects for continued growth, supported by strong government policy. Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka Society Business Park hopes to educate youth on a career in hospitality and open their eyes to the exciting employment and development opportunities in this growing sector.

Kudzayi Nheweyembwa, general manager, concludes: “It is an exciting time to join Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka Society Business Park.  We want to recruit the very best. If you are looking for a career that will open doors all over the world, we can’t wait to meet you! Our various positions will offer people the hands on experience they need to succeed.”

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Media Contacts:

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About Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka Society Business Park:

Centrally located business hotel in the heart of Lusaka City

Welcome to Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka Society Business Park, located in the city center. Our hotel is just a few minutes' walk from multiple corporate offices and banks including the Bank of Zambia. As part of a mixed-use business park, you'll enjoy proximity to numerous restaurants, shops and offices. We are only 35 minutes southwest of Kenneth Kaunda International Airport. Other nearby businesses include COMESA, Levy Junction Business Park, Standard Chartered Bank and ZANACO. For more information about Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka, visit Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka or connect on social media at Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.

About Hilton Garden Inn

The award-winning Hilton Garden Inn hotel brand provides business and leisure guests with upscale yet affordable accommodations and modern amenities for a successful and comfortable stay. The satisfaction promise affirms the brand’s goal to make each guest’s stay better and brighter. If something isn’t just the way you like it, simply let any hotel Team Member know, and we will make it right. Guaranteed. As a recognized F&B leader, Hilton Garden Inn caters to guests’ dining needs by serving daily cooked-to-order breakfast and offering full service restaurants and bars. Team Members at more than 750 hotels around the world are committed to guaranteeing today’s busy travelers have a bright and satisfying experience from the first hello when they arrive. Hilton Garden Inn is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, free standard Wi-Fi and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations), available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. For more information about Hilton Garden Inn, visit www.hgi.com or news.hgi.com or connect on social media at Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.