Program Summary


J.W. Marriott Savannah Plant Riverside District opened in August 2020 and offers a work experience unlike any other — where pursuing your passion is not only welcomed, it’s actively encouraged.
Plant Riverside District will transform Savannah’s historic riverfront into a vibrant new entertainment destination inviting guests and visitors to experience incredible dining, live music and concerts, high-end shopping and inspired hotel stays. The JW Marriott Savannah will offer 419 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites for couples, families, business guests and groups looking for inspiration, and discerning travellers with an appetite for something different.
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The Savannah Plant Riverside Training Programs provide university students and young professionals with the opportunity to train in the United States for 12-months. We have programs that provide on the job exposure within the following hospitality roles:
  • Food and Beverage
  • Rooms Division
  • Food and Beverage MIT (Management in Training)
On the Rooms Division program you would follow a training program in some of the following rotations;
  • Front Desk
  • Lobby Concierge
  • PBX Service
  • Guest services
On the Food and Beverage program, you may follow some of the following rotations;
  • Fine Dinning 
  • A la carte
  • Casual dinning
  • Events and Banqueting  
The pay rate for this program is below and you will be scheduled to work a minimum of 32 hours per week.

Rooms Division: $15.00/ hour
Food & Beverage = $5.00/ hour + gratuities or $7.25 (depending on rotation)

The JW Savannah Plant Riverside District is not only Savannah’s most luxurious hotel but a vibrant entertainment destination and inspiring experience. From incredible dining to high-end shopping and live music, we create elegantly curated experiences, stripping away the unnecessary to reveal the exceptional.
Once an iconic power plant in Georgia, the Plant Riverside District now represents the beauty of progress. Whether seeking a romantic getaway or a work hard/play hard business trip, we provide a setting suited to your needs with timeless sophistication blended with eye-catching details.
Choose from three unique buildings for a customized atmosphere to match your style: bold and contemporary maritime details in the Atlantic, romantic and elegant styling in the Three Muses, and historic chic architecture in the Power Plant. Complete your experience with numerous dining options, rooftop bars, a concert venue, art gallery, riverfront park and even natural science exhibits to spark your imagination.


Whilst taking part in this program the participant will be responsible for sourcing their own housing, we can provide resources or where to look. 


  • Applicants will be required to attend a pre-screen interview via video call with a member of the Yummy Jobs Team to be considered.​
  • If successful, applicants will be required to attend a final interview with J.W. Marriott Savannah HR Team via video call.
​Please note, all dates are subject to change