Frequently Asked Questions

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What is the Four Seasons MIT Programme?
Where is the MIT Programme offered?
How long does the MIT Programme last?
Am I eligible to apply for the MIT Programme?
Are work visas provided by Four Seasons?
What universities or colleges does Four Seasons recruit from?
Will I get paid during the programme?
What departments will I be exposed to during the MIT Programme?
What happens upon completion of the MIT Programme? Do I automatically become an Assistant Manager?

What is the Four Seasons MIT Programme?
The Manager in Training (MIT) programme at Four Seasons is designed to give participants the tools they need to accelerate their careers and succeed as future leaders. In addition to operational exposure and training, MITs will be exposed to valuable management experiences, project work, a buddy and mentor, as well as feedback throughout the program.

Where is the MIT Programme Offered?
The Four Seasons MIT program is offered around the world in the Americas, Europe, Middle East (EMEA), Asia and Pacific (APAC) regions. To find out if the programme is located near you, please contact your local Four Seasons Hotel directly. Contact information can be found at here.

How long does the MIT Programme Last?
The length of the MIT programme varies by region but you can expect to be in the programme for 12 to 18 months.

Am I eligible to apply for the MIT Programme?
To be eligible for the MIT programme, candidates must have:
– Work authorization in the desired location(s).
– A strong proficiency in spoken and written English.

Are work visas provided by Four Seasons?
No, work visas are not provided by Four Seasons for the MIT Programme. MITs must have valid work authorization for the country in which they are applying to work.

What universities or colleges does Four Seasons recruit from?
Please visit our recruitment schedule for a list of campuses we will be visiting. If your school is not on the list, please contact the hotel that is closest to you directly for opportunities.

Will I get paid during the programme?
Yes, MITs are paid entry level salaries, consistent with local regulations.

What departments will I be exposed to during the MIT Programme?
Food and Beverage
Finance
Rooms
Human Resources
Engineering

What happens upon completion of the MIT Programme? Do I automatically become an Assistant Manager?
Upon completion of the MIT Programme, you may be considered for an Assistant Manager position at Four Seasons. In many cases, a promotion will occur at the end of the program, however this is not guaranteed.