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Resort Activities Attendant

Company: Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island
Location: Hilton Head Island, SC

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Greet guests as they enter the outdoor pool area and check in/out towels to hotel guests.
  • Collect used pool/beach towels and transport them to/from laundry, fold and roll them for distribution.
  • Raise and lower pool umbrellas and straighten pool chairs, pick up all trash around the pool.
  • May lead/announce activities for children, teen, and adult programs within the hotel, e.g., Poolside Bingo, Water Relays, Cannonball, Limbo, Hula Hoop, Corn Hole, Ping Pong contests.
  • Willingness to present a 10 minute daily “Turtle Talk” and help guests feed the lagoon turtles.
  • Lead daily crafts including: tie-dye t-shirts, shark tooth necklaces, stuffed animals, painted ceramics, etc.
  • Assist with the Kids Camp Program and Kids Night Out Program:
    • Able to swim, to oversee and take campers into the pool.
    • Oversee various crafts and activities e.g., make slime, lead a treasure hunt, make crafts, make snacks, take them on nature walks, and/or bike rides.
  • Assist with Movie Nights and making/selling popcorn.
  • Assist with bike, beach chair, and umbrella rentals.
  • Assist with Recreation sales of sodas, waters, suntan lotions/sprays, beach toys and ice cream.
  • Assist with ringing all sales and rentals into Point-of-Sale system.
  • Monitor pool area and pool deck for cleanliness and safety issues.
  • Routinely conduct inspections of the Fitness areas and report any maintenance and repair needs to Engineering and Housekeeping as needed.
  • Promote teamwork and quality service through daily communications and coordination with other departments.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • The minimum age limit for a seasonal summer worker is 16 years old. 
  • Must speak, read, write and interpret English. Additional languages preferred.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule including weekends, evenings, and holidays.
  • Mathematical skills, including basic math, sales tax computation, percentages, and variances are utilized frequently.
  • Use of a cash register and cash handling skills.
  • Problem solving, reasoning, motivating, organizational skills.
  • Standing and moving, physical dexterity, ability to push 25+ pounds.
  • Ability to work outside.
  • CPR/First Aid certification preferred.


Pay: $15.00/hr.  

Sonesta is an equal opportunity employer.

  • All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. 
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