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Banquet Server

Posted January 25, 2023

The Westin Sarasota
Sarasota, FL
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Job Location:    The Westin Sarasota - Sarasota, FL
Position Type:    Part Time
Salary Range:    Undisclosed
Travel Percentage:    None
Job Shift:    Any
Job Category:    Hospitality - Hotel


Overview: A Kolter Hospitality Banquet Server delivers service excellence to our guests by providing quality service and committing to guest satisfaction. This position is responsible for preparing for and serving guests during banquet functions in accordance to brand standards of food and beverage quality, presentation, sanitation and genuine hospitality.

***Join the team today and receive a $250 sign-on bonus!*** You must be employed with the company for a minimum of 60 days to receive this special offer

Performance Expectations: 

  1. Review and understand the Banquet Event Order (BEO), complete setup according to the BEO.
  2. Learn the menu for each function and be able to explain the major ingredients and preparation method for each item served. 
  3. Ensure tables are set up with proper arrangement of glassware and silverware 15 minutes prior to function start time.
  4. Properly clean and fill table complements (salt and pepper, sugar, breadbaskets, etc.)
  5. Be ready in assigned station at least 15 minutes prior to function start time.
  6. Continuously patrol assigned station, refilling water and coffee, removing service items and condiments per standard.
  7. Use proper in room clearing and aisle tray break down procedure.
  8. Assist the Banquet Captain in breaking down buffet and handling equipment.
  9. Know and comply with state food handling and liquor laws.
  10. Return all food to the kitchen.
  11. Keep station neat and clean during service.
  12. Report any items in need of repair.
  13. Follow all safety procedures while working.

Behavioral Expectations:

  • Be effective and innovative in handling and solving problems in the workplace. 
  • Remain positive and helpful while working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Committed to the success and growth of the company. 
  • Act honorably, even when no one is watching. 
  • Eagerness to grow and/or develop within the company 
  • Passionately provide personalized guest service 

Equal Opportunity Employer


Drug Free Workplace

Kolter Hospitality Participates in E-Verify


General Requirements:

Able to work most weekends and holidays

Report to work on time and in proper uniform.

Experience: None. Customer Service and/or Hospitality experience a plus.

Education: None.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to stand/walk for up to 8 hours.

Occasional lifting, pushing and pulling.

Kolter Hospitality is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 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. Kolter Hospitality is a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment drug test and background check required.

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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.