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Banquet Houseperson

posted October 6, 2019

The Westin Dallas Fort Worth Airport
Irving, TX
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About This Job

Opportunity:  Banquet Houseperson

Set up, break down, and service meeting rooms in accordance with established guest service and sustainability standards.

Potential Career Path

Banquet Server – Banquet Captain – Banquet Manager

Essential Job Functions

  • Set up meeting rooms according to banquet event order forms and documents to ensure set up meets guest expectations.
  • Transport awkward and heavy materials such as staging, tables, chairs, dance floors, etc., from storage area to meeting rooms in a safe manner using proper equipment. 
  • Break down meeting rooms and return banquet items to storage closet in a neat and organized fashion.
  • Maintain established cleaning schedule of meeting rooms and ballrooms ensuring rooms are presentable at all times.
  • Respond to guest requests for service changes in room set up and assist with information requests regarding other areas of the hotel. 
  • Handle guest complaints personally or if necessary seek assistance from supervisor.
  • Follow sustainability guidelines and practices related to HHM’s EarthView program.
  • Practice safe work habits, wear protective safety equipment and follow MSDS and OSHA standards.
  • Perform other duties as requested by management.

Position Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Previous banquet set up or customer service experience preferred.

Work Environment and Context

  • Work schedule varies and will include working on alternate shifts, holidays and weekends.
  • Requires standing for extended periods, walking, pushing, lifting up to 50 pounds, bending and reaching, stooping, pushing, kneeling, or crouching.

What We Believe

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About This Employer

The Westin Dallas Fort Worth Airport

4545 West John Carpenter Freeway
Irving, TX 75063

(972) 929-4500

506 Room Hotel

www.marriott.com

Our Hotel

Gracefully appointed and ideally situated, The Westin Dallas Fort Worth Airport provides a memorable backdrop for your Texas visit. Our hotel is two miles from DFW Airport, and we offer a complimentary shuttle service, eliminating the stress of travel. Travelers will find their sanctuary in our tranquil, pet-friendly rooms and suites, which include deluxe Heavenly® Beds and soothing Heavenly® Showers; they can pamper themselves with our in-room spa services, too. Maintaining a gym routine is easy in our state-of-the-art WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio, which overlooks the seasonal rooftop pool. If visitors are planning an event in Dallas, they'll be delighted with our adaptable venue spaces, which include a magnificent ballroom. We hope our guests will explore the DFW area while they're here as well; our free shuttle goes to Toyota Music Factory and other popular local attractions. 

A refreshing hotel experience awaits everyone at The Westin Dallas Fort Worth Airport.