John Q Hammons Hotels Management LLC Banquet Captain in Loveland, Colorado

Banquet Captain Location Name Loveland, CO Embassy Suites Location Address4705 Clydesdale Pkwy. Requisition ID 2017-9856 Category Hotel - EventPlanning Schedule TBD- Some weekend day required Previous ExperiencePreferred 3 Months Employment Type Regular Full Time Pay Rate 13 About UsAre you friendly and engaging? Do you have a passion for serving others?Then look no further!Join our amazing team at Embassy Suites Loveland Hotel, Spa & ConferenceCenter and help us make a difference in the lives of others by providingaward-winning hospitality!Embassy Suites Loveland Hotel, Spa & Conference Center is afull-service, all-suites, award winning hotel owned and managed by John Q.Hammons Hotels (JQH), the largest independent developer of first-classfull service hotels in the United States.With Embassy Suites Loveland and JQH you can enjoy great benefits, and acompetitive compensation package.We welcome you to come and discover your next career opportunity and become apart of the Embassy Suites family.Position DescriptionJob Purpose:To plan the serving details for banquets, receptions, and other socialfunctions.Job Responsibilities:Display good customer relation skills and take initiative to greet guests in afriendly manner.Guide, direct, and motivate subordinates Provide guidance anddirection to subordinates, including setting performance standards andmonitoring performance.Requisition additional help as required by banquet schedule.Direct setting up of tables, and decorations.Plan the serving order and orchestrates its completion in a timely, quietand courteous manner.Direct wait staff and set up staff. Train all set up and wait staff. Ensurethat waiters and waitresses are ready to serve meal when it is prepared.Take the initiative to greet guests in a friendly and warm manner and ensureall needs are met.Observe guests to fulfill any additional requests, to perceive when nextcourse should begin, or when meal is completed.Aid in the operation of the banquet department.Ensure proper banquet check control.Actively participate in room set up and service.Inventory equipment.Display awareness and compliance with security, safety, emergency andenergy procedures.Relieve banquet manager and operate the department.Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; reportaccidents, injuries and unsafe work conditions to management; completesafety training and certifications. Maintain confidentiality of proprietaryinformation and protect company assets.Ensure uniform and appearance is clean and professional.Other duties as assigned.Job Skills:Use judgment and reasoning to cope with emergencies such as sudden illness,accident, or interrupted service.Perform a variety of activities, changing activities frequently andsometimes without notice.Plan and carry out an activity, such as a card party or dance.Plan the work of others.Job Qualifications:EducationHigh School Diploma or equivalent preferred.ExperienceMinimum six (6) months experience in banquets or catering food service.Benefits and EEOFull-time associates are eligible for the following benefits:Paid Time OffMedical InsuranceDental InsuranceVision InsuranceShort-term and long-term disabilityCompany paid life with employee paid supplemental optionsMatching 401-k with immediate vesting for eligible participating associatesCompany Hotel Travel DiscountsClick here to view EEO is the LawNote: To be considered for this position, candidates MUST apply atwww.jqhhotels.com/careers.John Q Hammons Hotels & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative ActionEmployer Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans