Near Complete W Hiring 300 In Austin

From: Austin American Statesman

The W Austin Hotel, nearing completion north of City Hall, will start hiring Thursday for 300 jobs. Openings range from food service to security, accounting and front desk positions. The W also is looking for a particular person to be its Insider — someone with “unparalleled local knowledge” who will be the face of the hotel.

The recruiting center, at 117 Lavaca St., will be open Thursday and Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Appointments will be available starting Monday. Candidates can apply online at or call 512-542-3680 for more information.

The 251-room hotel is part of the W Austin Hotel and Residences, which includes condominiums and new studios for the “Austin City Limits” music show on KLRU-TV.