Banquet Server Holiday Inn Arlington at Ballston

Chesapeake Hospitality
Arlington, VA
Oct 22, 2021
Oct 25, 2021
Food Service, Server
Full Time
Image: Overview: The Hotel The Holiday Inn Arlington at Ballstonhotel is located in the vibrant urban neighborhood of Ballston, near all of the popular DC area attractions, and onlythree blocks from the Metro. Were perfectly locatedjust off of I-66, blocks from many companies and government agencies including Accenture, Management Sciences for Health, Willis Towers Watson, the Nature Conservancy, AES, Marymount, DARPA, the FDIC Seidman Center, and the Office of Naval Research.The Company Chesapeake Hospitality is a growing, award-winning company with systems and processes in place to support all our associates. We are currently managing over 35 hotels and restaurants with IHG, Hilton, Marriott/Starwood and Preferred Hotel brands. Our culture is guided by our strong values of Honesty, Integrity, and Humility which have remained true for more than five decades since the company's founding in 1957. Position Summary: The Banquet Server is responsible for setup, greeting and serving banquet guests to ensure efficient and exceptional customer service. Responsibilities: Retrieve and deliver food and drinks to guests in a professional and pleasant manner.Check food before serving it to guest to ascertain that appearance, temperature and portions are correct.Continuously check on the needs of guests at events and respond in a proactive manner to any guest concerns to resolve.Remove china, glassware, silverware, etc. from tables at the conclusion of the meal period and deliver to the stewarding area.Serve alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages in accordance with federal, state, local and company regulations.Set banquet tables to meet function specifications. Qualifications: Prior hotel banquet experience preferred, but not required. Willing to train.1+ years of customer service experience.Must be able to speak, read, write and communicate in English to adequatelyperform the duties of the job.Ability to multitask, prioritizeand work with a team.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand, walk, balance, reach, push, pull, lift, grasp, feel, talk, hear, see, smell and taste and perform repetitive motions. Benefits: We offer competitive wages and benefits that include:FULL-TIME BENEFITSMedical, Dental & Vision InsuranceFlexible Spending Account401k retirement planLong-Term & Short-Term Disability InsuranceLife InsuranceTuition ReimbursementPaid Time OffHoliday PayDiscount travel programGrowth opportunity in an evolving organization, and much more.PART-TIME BENEFITS401k retirement planLife InsuranceLong Term & Short-Term Disability InsuranceDiscount travel programGrowth opportunity in an evolving organization, and much more. Career Growth: Career opportunities are endless with Chesapeake Hospitality! With 30+ hotels and restaurants, we welcome the opportunity to develop, grow, promote, and transfer any of our associates to the career they want.BANQUET CAREERBanquet CaptainAssistant Banquet CaptainBanquet ServerOff-Premise ServerBanquet Houseperson / Set-UptoBanquet Supervisor / Assistant Banquet ManagertoBanquet ManagertoFood and Beverage ManagertoFood and Beverage DirectortoGeneral Manager / Assistant General ManagertoCorporate Operations / Food & BeverageOr cross-train to any other department or position! Work Authorization, COVID-19, EEO and ADA Information: Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. Candidates who are offered a position must undergo a background check and drug screening.COVID-19We are committed to the health and safety of our associates and guests, and we adhere to CDC guidelines as well as state and local laws.EEO/ADA StatementChesapeake Hospitality is an equal employment opportunity employer, and all employment decisions are based on merit and the business needs of the company, and not race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, creed, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other factor protected by law.We comply with the law regarding reasonable accommodation for employees who qualify for accommodation. If you need an accommodation to complete an application, please contact the Human Resources office of the hotel/restaurant to which you are applying.