Job Description

Closing Date: March 31, 2023 at 5:00 PM

Pay Range: $10.50 - $12.71 per hour plus tips

This position is responsible for the set-up service, clean-up of all assigned banquet functions and performs the following duties, as well as demonstrating the GILA WAY.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Promotes and provides excellent guest service experiences to both internal and external guests.
  • Approach all encounters with guests and team members a friendly, service oriented manner.
  • Maintain high standards of personal appearance and grooming which include wearing the proper uniform and name tag when working.
  • Comply at all times with Enterprises standards and regularities to encourage safe and efficient operations. 
  • Inspects the set-up of meeting and banquet functions, checking them against the Banquet Event Order.  
  • In-charge of ensuring meeting specifics are set to the clients requirements on the Banquet Event Order.
  • Overseeing the set-up within all viable event spaces which include and are not limited to event spaces, outdoor event venues and theatre/Showroom.
  • Responsible for set-up of all indoor/outdoor banquet functions which includes and not limited to tables, chairs, linens, staging, dancefloors, water & beverage stations and banquet bars
  • Assist the Banquet Manager with maintaining current PAR levels for linen & meeting supplies.
  • Maintains a dependable work attendance record with extremely infrequent absences and/or lateness.
  • Performs other special projects and duties as assigned

Skills/ Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, high volume banquet or event set-up position.
  • In-depth experience on proper banquet sets.
  • Possesses a positive and team oriented attitude.  
  • Must be able to lift/push 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to bend, squat when needed.
  • Must be able to work long hours that require moving at a fast pace on ones feet.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at one time and prioritize what tasks need to be completed first 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral to assist when assisting clients.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships as well as to gain the cooperation of guests and fellow team members.
  • Ability to perform the GILA WAY which is as follows; Greet our guest, Interact positively with our guest, Listen actively to our guest, Appreciate our guest. 
  • Must acquire and maintain a valid Gila River Environmental Health Food Handlers Card, Alcohol Awareness Certification, Blood-Borne Pathogens (BBP) and other required compliance trainings.
  • This position must have, or an ability to acquire within one year, an in-depth knowledge and thorough understanding of Enterprise Policies and Procedures, governmental regulations, and technical rules relevant to their responsibilities.

Important Notes

As a condition of employment, all new hires must pass the following:

Pre-employment Alcohol/Drug Test. This drug test includes the normal seven-panel test, but excludes marijuana for non-safety sensitive positions.

Background check. Applicants who have felonies, warrants, outstanding tickets, shoplifting or theft convictions will be ineligible for employment.

Application Instructions

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