20 Apr CLS Announces Job Fair and Offers Unprecedented 57% Pay Increase Program Based on Achievement
Lexington, KY, April 20, 2016 – Kentucky-based lodging company Creative Lodging Solutions® just launched an initiative this week to attract and further reward employees responsible for customer care. CLS started the new career path plan in response to the rising reservation volume and the need for recruiting top talent in customer service. The achievement program helps employees and clients alike by investing in the development of employees that serve as excellent Reservation Specialists.
CEO Michael Tetterton says, “We need people who will do a fantastic job on the phones because they are the first point of contact for our clients and directly impact client satisfaction and retention. We hire Reservation Specialists who work quickly and have strong communication skills. Our new program rewards those that excel in this role with better compensation. We need everything they bring to the team, and now we’re putting them on a fast track toward professional career development and a brighter economic future.”
The New Career Path
The company provides a solid, approachable career plan for Creative Lodging Solutions’ Reservation Specialist team. Upon hire, the employee earns approximately $12 per hour. Hoping to reward employees that succeed in their roles and want a clear professional development path, Tetterton implemented an unprecedented approach to boost pay for employees with quality performance:
• After six months: $13.25 per hour, a salary of $27,560
• After another six months: $14.60 per hour, a salary of $30,368
• After a year and based on availability, eligible employees may transition to Project Specialist, earning a salary between $32,500 and $39,325
The company also offers comprehensive benefits packages, including health care and exceptional dental coverage, as well as 401k and a Christmas bonus club. CLS’ new facility in Beaumont Center, conveniently located next to a large Kroger, gas stations, and restaurants, boasts a spacious open floor plan and in-house gym. The highly ranked company of over 200 employees seeks Reservation Specialists to take care of their rapidly growing client base with over 13 million room nights reserved and counting.
CLS is holding a career fair today, April 20th, from 4:00PM – 7:00PM at 3199 Beaumont Centre Circle, Lexington, KY 40513. For more information, see http://www.yourcls.com/