13 days old

General Manager, Aviation Lounge 1

Honolulu, HI 96813

Unit Description

Grow your career and develop a team that shares your desire to make a difference!



Sodexo Aviation Services has an exciting opening for the UNITED Honolulu Club (HNL).  We are seeking a General Manager, Aviation Lounge I at HNL Honolulu Intercontinental Airport.  The club is dedicated space for United passengers to relax, rejuvenate and enjoy food and beverage within the club.  We are seeking a dynamic, energetic and experienced high-end restaurant/hotel manager to be part of creating memorable dining experiences for our elite guests.


Is this you?

  • You provide more than food and beverage for your passengers. The environment you create and the interactions with people all become the fabric of their memories.
  • You provide an experience that goes beyond the meal. Its about how they feel when they're your guest - from the time they walk into the lounge, to the time they leave.
  • You seek genuine interactions with passengers and guests. You anticipate their needs, bringing creative programs that enhance the wellbeing of all you serve.


We are looking for candidates who will be:


Responsible for insuring excellent front of house and back of house guest services. We are seeking seasoned hospitality professionals with food service knowledge as well as experience managing Bartenders, alcohol/bar service, hourly employees, food attendants, custodial staff and union employees. The members in these private clubs expect and deserve 5 star service!


If you have prior experience in a high-end hospitality venue; including hotels, fine-dining restaurants or other 5-star hospitality venue, we want to hear from you!


The ideal candidate will have: 

  • 5+ years of experience as a Restaurant Manager or General Manager in a high-end hotel or fine-dining restaurant; aviation/lounge exp is a plus
  • Ability to lead front-line staff in providing exceptional customer service 
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills with the ability to maintain the highest of standards and implementation of company policies
  • Employee relations experience
  • Strong level of client and guest interaction
  • Experience with premium wines and spirits


Learn more about Sodexos Benefits 


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We offer Food Service Management positions in a variety of business segments, including Corporate, Schools, Universities, Government and Agencies, Health Care, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States. Continue your search for Food Service Management jobs.


Working for Sodexo:

At Sodexo, you will find the ingredients for a great career in food service management. With benefits including schedules that encourage work-life balance and continuing education opportunities, you enjoy an improved quality of life thats unique in the hospitality industry.



Position Summary

Responsible for general management of an account/unit providing one or more core services (Core Services of: Lounge Operations and may include any of: Complementary Food and Bar, Food For Sale, Appearance Care, Credential Desk, Purchasing and Concierge Services. Senior-most person assigned to a one client account.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience   

Basic Management Experience - 5 years              

Basic Functional Experience - 5 years

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.


Posted: 2020-10-06 Expires: 2020-11-05

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