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Banquet Setup

posted February 19, 2020

The Westin Sarasota
Sarasota, FL
760419 l

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Job Description

Position Summary: The banquet set up is responsible for set up, cleanliness and maintenance of all banquet equipment and function rooms.


Essential functions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Review and understand the Banquet Event Order (BEO), complete setup accordingly.
  2. Set up and break down all department functions such as meetings, dance floor, reception, breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  3. Set up and handle various tables i.e.; rounds, rectangular, U-shape, classroom, theater, etc.
  4. Set and stack banquet chairs, set up and break down platforms, ensuring the equipment is handled and safely store equipment.
  5. Keep the function room area and storage area clean and organized.
  6. Check electrical hook ups for proper working order and tape down all exposed cords for equipment use.
  7. Ensure all rooms are set up with sufficient number of water pitchers and glasses.
  8. Refresh all meeting rooms during breaks.
  9. Check temperature and ensure all lights are working properly.
  10. Adhere to hotel grooming and uniform standards.
  11. Perform any additional tasks requested by management.




Kolter Hospitality Participates in E-Verify


Education: High school education/GED.

Experience: No previous experience required

Hours required: Scheduled days and time vary based on hotel needs. Must be able to work weekends.

Skills and Abilities: Must be able to pass food handler training.

Ability to communicate with guests in English

Ability to stand/walk for long periods of time

Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Ability to provide friendly guest service with a smile.

This description is a summary of primary responsibilities and qualifications. The job description is not intended to include all duties or qualifications that may be required now or in the future.


About This Employer

The Westin Sarasota

100 Marina View Drive
Sarasota, FL 34236

(941) 217-4777

255 Room Hotel

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Our Hotel

Overlooking Sarasota Bay, in the midst of the vibrant arts district, our lavish accommodation features sophisticated touches designed to make your stay exceptional. Sink into your Westin Heavenly® Bed for a great night's rest, with stunning views from your floor to ceiling window and deluxe amenities. Pamper yourself in our spa, swim in our rooftop pool, exercise in our 24-hour WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio or take your workout on the road with our RUNWESTIN™ and New Balance Gear Lending programs. Savor creative cuisine in our restaurant or sip craft cocktails on our rooftop bar. If work or an event brings you to our hotel, you'll find exceptional venues filled with natural daylight, comprehensive technology, custom catering and a team of experts on hand to assist with whatever you need to succeed. Whether joining us for vacation or traveling for business, we look forward to welcoming you to our hotel in Sarasota.