Mandarin Oriental Washington DC: Position Available for Graduating Seniors

002480-01-hotel-exterior-water-nightTo all graduating Seniors! The Mandarin Oriental Washington D.C. has an opening Guest Service Agent position available with a potential start date of June 2nd – it should be posted to their website within the next few days. They would love to have some more JMU grads at their Washington D.C. location.  The website is:
This hotel company has about 40 properties but is quickly expanding with 17 in the pipeline that will open in the next two years!

Positions available at Comfort Inn & Suites in Orange, VA

comfort_inn_logoPosition openings for a new Comfort Inn & Suites in Orange, VA. They are a 58-room property that opened in September, 2010 and are still in the growing stages. The hotel offers upgraded and upscale accommodations in the leisure destination of Orange, Va. Orange is situated in the midst of wineries, Civil War battlefields, and around the corner form our very own James Madison’s historical home, Montpelier.

They are seeking eager, educated staff to help reach great potential. Positions available include management, night auditor, and guest services associates.

Please visit their website at

Contact Pamela Collins at or via cell at 570-337-5142 if interested in applying for a position.

Positions Available: the US Open at the Merion Golf Club

Ridgewells catering company has been working with the USGA for the US Open since 1994. They are presently looking for students to work the event this June at the Merion Golf Club in Ardmore, PA. Below is a flyer attachment regarding the skill types and rates for the open positions.   If we have a sufficient number of students, they would be more than happy to come to JMU and do a recruiting/information session. Currently, they do not have housing for staff, but are working with Villanova University to see if students can rent apartments on campus for $170 per week.

They are looking for hospitality students who have had some experience. Please contact Neil Marrin at and let him know if you have an interest in being considered for these positions.

Positions and Rates flyer: merionapril[1]