A doorman is a professional who is responsible for providing security and courtesy services at a hotel or a restaurant.
General duties include welcoming guests, fulfilling formalities regarding verification, opening, and closing doors, operating elevators, calling taxis, storing luggage, etc.
Skills required for this position include communication and interpersonal skills, customer orientation, attention to detail, organization, and the ability to multitask.
No formal education is required to apply for this position.
Sample Cover Letter for Doorman
397 Case Street, Atlanta, Georgia 30478
June 22, 2021
Mr. Aisa Blake
938 Case Street, Atlanta, Georgia 30478
Dear Mr. Blake:
I am writing this letter in response to your recent advertisement for the Doorman position at ABC Hotel. Owing to my 6 years of relevant experience and expertise in providing security and courtesy services at hotels and restaurants, I am confident to become a positive addition to your team.
During my previous employment, I was responsible for welcoming guests, fulfilling verification formalities, stopping unauthorized people from entering the building, and keeping visitors’ records. I am competent at patrolling the premise on regular basis and operating security equipment such as CCTV cameras to ensure the security and safety of the building and the visitors. Owing to my friendly personality and good communication skills, I am able to build positive relations with visitors and address their issues and concerns in a polite and professional manner.
Moreover, I am physically fit and capable of working in a standing position for long periods. I am also able to operate elevators, open and close doors, receive packages, and run errands for the guests. I am good at multitasking in fast-paced and busy environments.
My resume is attached for your perusal, I will call your office after 4 days for a follow-up. In the interim, if you need to contact me, I can be reached at (545) 585-533 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for your time and consideration.