Employer Profile - Fairmont Hotels & Resorts

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a global company, with more than 70 hotels from Hawaii to London to the United Arab Emirates, and more, including one in Winnipeg located at 2 Lombard Place. 

The Fairmont brand strives to provide travelers with memorable travel experiences through thoughtful and attentive service. Each Fairmont property reflects the locale’s energy, culture and history through locally inspired cuisine, spirited bars and lounges, and distinctive design and décor. Fairmont is owned by FRHI Hotels & Resorts, a leading global hotel company that operates more than 130 hotels and branded residential properties under the Raffles, Fairmont and Swissôtel brands. 

From housekeeping to front desk services, to laundry and maintenance, Fairmont provides employment in a wide variety of support areas for the hospitality industry. Furthermore, Fairmont runs restaurant and banquet services, as well as retail boutiques at many of their locations. Skilled and administrative positions such as sales and marketing, human resources, and engineering, are all parts of the team that makes up the Fairmont company.

“Fairmont is like family,” says Neha Tiwari, ‎Assistant Director of Talent & Culture at Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, “We make sure our employees are happy. We do an annual employee engagement survey and make sure there are areas for opportunity and growth for employees. Small things are recognized, rewarded and celebrated here, and everyone takes care of each other.”

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is growing and developing, valuing potential employees interested in both entry level and management.

“We hire for talent, critical thinking and the right attitude and we look for those who are passionate about helping people, and doing those little extras that make a difference,” says Tiwari. “Guests will one day be talking to others about their experience at Fairmont, so we value those who are looking to wow others every chance they get.”