Pune, the 'Oxford of the East' is the prominent educational and industrial hub of India. It is famous for its premier engineering and management institutes and acclaimed as one among the automobile and IT
leaders of India. Owing to huge industrial set-up, a large business and corporate travel has made hospitality as an another upcoming sector in the metropolitan city of Pune. Henceforth, Pune is witnessing a hospitality boom, that has facilitated a wide range of opportunities for those who look up to a bright career in this sector. A number of overseas hospitality chains are also considering Pune as their next destination.
The Leela, Ginger, Radisson, Accor , Hyatt, JW Marriott, Starwood, Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza are the latest forthcoming hotel ventures in Pune, among other national and international hotel chains eying this second largest city of Maharashtra. These hotels are anticipated to hire more than 10,000 professionals by the end of this year itself. The rapidly expanding hotel and tourism industry constitutes a large part of the service sector of the Indian economy and expected to continue at a greater pace than ever in Pune as well.
The hospitality industry demands qualified and well-groomed professionals for the various designations in culinary and house-keeping divisions. But Indian hospitality industry is not able to meet that requirement and hiring is consequently on the charts. The burgeoning hospitality industry in Pune, can get you lucrative job opportunities in hotels, cruises, restaurants and food retailing companies. The various posts in hotels are that of Executive Chefs, Sous Chefs (Sub Chefs), Chefs de cuisine, Head Cooks, Bakers, F&B Managers, Assistant Provision Masters/ Storekeepers, Administrative Assistants, Food Preparation and Serving Supervisors in the Culinary Department and in the House-keeping Department you can work as a Chief Housekeeper, Assistant Chief Housekeeper, Floor Supervisor, Head Room Steward, Bell Captain, Laundry Supervisor and Assistant Laundry Supervisor. While other important jobs in hotels are that of Concierge, Pool Attendants, Laundry men, Linen keepers, Stewards, Bell boys, Cleaners and Dishwashers.