Baggage Porter

Deliver luggage to and from the hotel rooms and set up sample rooms.

What does a Baggage Porter do?

Delivers luggage to and from hotel rooms, sets up sample rooms for sales personnel and performs related services as requested by guest or BAGGAGE PORTER, HEAD. Transfers trunks, packages, and other baggage to room or loading area, using handtruck. Arranges for outgoing freight, express or mail shipments, computes charges, tags article, and records information, such as addressee, addressor, carrier, and charges, on specified forms. Sets up display tables, racks, or shelves and assists sales personnel in unpacking and arranging merchandise display. May supply guests with travel information, such as transportation rates, routes, and schedules. May escort incoming guest to room [BELLHOP]. May arrange for cleaning, laundering, and repair of guests’ clothing and other items. May compute charge slips for services rendered guests and forwards slips to bookkeeping department.