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Join the Hotel Spero at Union Square family – we are determined, team-oriented, and fun team with a can-do attitude. At Hotel Spero, we are all about making a positive difference towards our guests, team members, the community, and the world.

We seek team members who embody our core values: Mindfulness, Philanthropy & Sustainability


Updated 12/27/2019


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Why Hotel Spero at Union Square?

Mindfulness: Positive change within you
  • Career growth: Great opportunity for professional growth and hotel/restaurant operations experience
  • Newly renovated workplace: We completed a multi-million dollar renovation in 2018
  • Easy commute: 5-10 minute walk from Powell BART station
  • Health Benefits: Medical/dental/vision benefits for full time team members available after an introductory period
  • Take time off: Paid vacation and paid sick time off plans
  • Birthday Holiday: Take your birthday off as a paid holiday
  • Fun communication: Access to our internal app for company news, contests, and recognition
  • Love for Pets: Handpicked gift for your pet during National Pet Day plus we offer pet insurance discounts
  • Team member appreciation events: Complimentary lunch or dinner at our quarterly luncheons and annual party plus receive gift cards and many prizes
  • Commuter Benefits: pre-tax spending advantage that include Lyft and Uber
  • Retirement Benefits: 401k program with company matching for eligible team members 
  • Travel Discounts: Available hotel discounts with Access Hotels & Resorts

Philanthropy: Positive change in your community

  • Clothing Drive: we consistently donate clothes to St. Anthony's Foundation where it's their "mission is to feed, heal, shelter, clothe, lift the spirits of those in need, and create a society in which all persons flourish,” learn more about them at 
  • Food Drive: we have donated and helped prepped food before at Glide Foundation where it's their "mission is to create a radically inclusive, just and loving community mobilized to alleviate suffering and break the cycles of poverty and marginalization,” learn more about them at
  • Beach clean-up: we helped clean Ocean Beach San Francisco with the Surfrider Foundation where they are "dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world's ocean, waves and beaches," learn more about them at
  • Other local charities: during our 2017-2018 renovation we have donated about 1,000 linens and we consistently donate every month any unclaimed lost and found items to local charities
  • All about safety: we conduct monthly safety training to keep our team and community safe

Sustainability: Positive change in the world

  • Make a Green Choice Program: guest have an opportunity to decline to change their towels and sheets daily to help reduce our environmental impact
  • Waste Management: we compost and recycle in both the hotel and restaurant to decrease landfill waste
  • Energy Efficiency: we use energy efficient thermostat and lights to reduce our energy consumption
  • Water Efficiency: we use low flow toilets and water restrictions for our faucets to limit our water consumption
  • Green Cleaning: we use biodegradable & organic cleaning products throughout our 236 rooms, 3,000 sq. feet meeting space, and restaurant