Marriott Vacation Club

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Let down intern.

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  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Marriott Vacation Club as an intern for less than a year

Pros

Discounted room rates, good company culture.

Cons

I had a poor experience. I have completed internships with other companies, that had far greater internship programs. As an intern with Marriott, the next step in the progression is to become a manager. In the application process I was told I would shadow the manager, and attend the meetings that they attend. I would basically be prepping to step into a management position. None of that has happened, I have been given the worst shifts, have only spoken to my manager a total of 2 times, both times were less than 10 words. The company offers development programs for the associates, but I have been scheduled to work for every single one of them, so I have not been able to attend. The managers here are terrible with guests, I have seen many managers be fired who were much better than the ones I work for now with Marriott. It is very unfortunate, because Marriott is such a recognized name, and they are failing to uphold the standards that other Marriott hotels hold themselves to.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Remember that the interns become the next managers. If you want to have a good selection of candidates to hire, take some time to develop them while they are at your hotel. If we aren't getting the development that we need during college and internships, when are we supposed to get it.

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Neutral Outlook
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132 Other Employee Reviews for Marriott Vacation Club (View Most Recent)

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  1.  

    Good for start, but not for a long time

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    Current Employee - Administrator  in  Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Administrator in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

    I have been working at Marriott Vacation Club full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Safe and Secure Job, good to start your carrier.

    Cons

    not a good salary and benefits, discrimination between Middle East employees and other regions.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Nothing

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Not that easy you must be convincing them you are the best to get hired

    Current Employee - Guest Services/Front Desk
    Current Employee - Guest Services/Front Desk

    I have been working at Marriott Vacation Club full-time

    Pros

    warming work ambiance,very helpful co workers,helping you advancing and growing keep the good work up

    Cons

    the operations is not the same like the other hotels you have to know the difference which may take sometime

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