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Banquet Food Server

Posted August 8, 2022

Park Ridge Marriott
Park Ridge, NJ
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Job Overview

Set up of Banquet Room and serve food and/or beverages in a friendly, courteous and professional manner according to high standards of quality.

Responsibilities And 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 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.

  • Once banquet is complete, reset banquet room according to Captain’s specifications to ensure the readiness of the room for the following function.

  • Perform all assigned side-work to include replenishing condiments and restocking banquet shelves with supplies.

  • Perform general cleaning tasks using standard hotel cleaning products, as assigned to adhere to health standards.

  • Abide by all State, Federal and Corporate liquor regulations pertaining to serving alcoholic beverages to minors and intoxicated guests.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Specific Job Knowledge And Skills

The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation.

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

  • Knowledge of the appropriate table settings and service-ware.

  • Basic knowledge of the English language sufficient to understand inquiries from customers and communicate simple instructions.

  • Ability to comprehend and apply written product-labeling instructions to enable the safe application of products and processes within the hotel.

  • Ability to remember, recite and promote the variety of menu items.

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

  • Ability to operate beverage equipment, e.g., coffee maker.

Qualifications

  • Any combination of education, training or experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

  • Ability to obtain any government required licenses or certificate. CPR Certification and/or First Aid training preferred.

  • No prior experience required. Prior hospitality experience required.

  • Additional language ability preferred.

Benefits:

We offer a comprehensive full-time benefits package consisting of medical, dental, vision, telemedicine, pet discount program, identity theft protection, pre-paid legal support, flexible spending accounts, matched 401K, life, critical accidental or illness, short- & long-term disability, paid time off, wellness programs, wonderful hotel discounts and much more!

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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Park Ridge Marriott

300 Brae Boulevard
Park Ridge, NJ 07656

(201) 307-0800

289 Room Hotel

www.marriott.com

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Enjoy comfort and convenience at our Newly renovated hotel

Have all your travel needs met at the Newly Renovated Marriott Park Ridge. Our upscale hotel places you in an ideal location a short distance from Woodcliff Lake, Nyack, The Outlets at Bergen Town Center and the excitement of New York City. After exploring nearby New Jersey attractions or spending a day in Manhattan, unwind in our rooms and suites with modern décor, luxury bedding and flat-panel TVs with premium channels. Start your day with a satisfying breakfast at our restaurant, Brae's, and grab dinner and a refreshing beer at the end of the day at Sean O'Casey's, our popular and authentic Irish pub. Keep up with your exercise routine by using out 24-hour fitness center and take a relaxing swim in our indoor/outdoor pool. If you'll be hosting a business or social event during your stay, reserve one of our stylish event venues, including a lovely outdoor garden terrace. Whether you're visiting with us for business or leisure, you'll enjoy an exceptional travel experience from start to finish at Park Ridge