External Online Recruitment System
|North Vancouver, B.C. - March 5, 2002 - Six Continents Hotels®
and Hcareers® announced today that they have launched a new internal
and external recruitment-advertising system for all Six Continents Hotels®
across the world. This takes Six Continents Hotels® to the forefront
of using the Internet to communicate career opportunities to their internal
staff worldwide and to provide an efficient and easy external recruitment
channel right across its businesses.
The new Employment Section of SixContinentsHotels.com® will allow Six Continents® to instantaneously post their career opportunities internally via the Internet to their employees worldwide, allowing them to apply for these positions online. For a hotel company the size of Six Continents®, this is a unique move to strengthen the development of its staff, while providing open and equal opportunities to all.
The external advertising system run in conjunction with Hcareers®, the biggest hospitality job board in the world, will allow all Six Continents Hotels® to post job vacancies in real time. Job postings linked from all Six Continents® brands will appear on the Six Continents Hotels® employment site and appear simultaneously on Hcareers®.
David Curry, Chief Executive of Hcareers® said: "Hcareers® is
proud to be working with Six Continents Hotels® in bringing this powerful
commercial tool to fruition. The new system will put all of Six Continents
Hotels® jobs in front of the 1.8 million
Commenting on the initiative David House, Vice President Reward and HR Systems said: "The launch of our web based recruitment system puts Six Continents Hotels® at the forefront of hotel companies to work for, it builds on Hcareers® success to date, and brings together the biggest hospitality jobs board and the world's most global hotel company."
About Six Continents
David Curry, President & CEO
Suite 300, 38 Fell Avenue
North Vancouver, BC V7P 2J9
Phone: 604-904-8991 Ext. 222
|Also See||The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. Renews Nationwide Agreement with HCAREERS / December 2001|