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Banquet Set Up

posted September 21, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn Edison/Raritan Center
Edison, NJ
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About This Job

Opportunity:  Banquet Set Up

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 insure 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

Hilton Garden Inn Edison/Raritan Center

50 Raritan Center Parkway
Edison, NJ 08837

(732) 225-0900

At A Glance

Consider Hilton Garden Inn Edison/Raritan Center, offering a great standard of comfort and convenience among hotels in Edison, NJ. Just one mile from the New Jersey Convention and Exhibition Center, our Edison-Raritan hotel provides easy access to downtown Newark, Newark International Airport (EWR) and local corporations. This award-winning Edison, New Jersey hotel is only 30 minutes from Manhattan. Guests enjoy sophisticated accommodations, friendly service, and a relaxed and inviting atmosphere.

  • One mile from New Jersey Convention and Exhibition Center
  • Complimentary WiFi and business center
  • Garden Grill & Bar restaurant and Pavilion Pantry
  • Complimentary fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool
  • Complimentary 24-hours business center
  • 5,000 sq. ft. of Edison, NJ meeting and banquet space