Banquet Server

Recruiter
Express Employment
Location
Danbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 06, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Express Employment Professionals in Danbury, CT is seeking On Call- Banquet Servers for clients located in Danbury, CT.

DUTIES

* Set up banquet room as instructed by Banquet Captain to include linen, service ware and glassware.

* Attend roll call meetings before events to learn function particulars, including guest and hotel expectations.

* Greet guests and respond to requests in a friendly and courteous manner.

* Serve the food and/or beverage in the order and to the expectation of the Banquet Captain to ensure consistency in the order throughout the banquet. Promptly bus dishes as guests complete each course and/or meal at the end of the meal or function.

* Replenish beverages as necessary, and check with guests for overall satisfaction.

* Practice "Teamwork" and "Clean as you go" policies.

* Once banquet is complete, reset banquet room according to Captain's specifications to ensure the readiness of the room for the following function as well as sanitation of banquet areas.

EDUCATION

* Any other combination of education training or experience that provided the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

EXPERIENCE

* Prior food service experience required.

REQUIREMENTS

* Must have basic knowledge of food and beverage preparations, service standards, guest relations and etiquette.

* Ability to read, write and speak the English language sufficient to understand menus, record orders/requests, communicate with guest to explain and record orders.

* Ability to remember, recite and promote the menu items.

* Ability to transport up to 50 lbs. through a crowded room on a continuous basis throughout the shift.

SALARY

* $13.00 an hour