Banquet Captain

  1. Associates Degree or specialized training from a certified college or community college preferred.
  2. Must have the ability to read, write and speak English, follow written and verbal instructions and complete high school level computational skills.
  3. Must have a Serv Safe Certificate or obtain one in the first three months of employment.
  4. Previous wait staff experience.
  5. Knowledge of catering practices preferred.
  6. Ability to work quickly and as a team in a fast-paced environment

General Responsibilities

  1. Communicate with banquet supervisor as well as other servers and event organizers
  2. Follows Board of Health and department sanitation procedures and maintains a clean, sanitary working environment.
  3. Run food from the kitchen to the banquet hall on demand
  4. Assist with food and table prep before the event begins
  5. Set up buffets with food presentation standards and practices in mind, ensuring safe food handling performance
  6. Serve plated dinners to guests and respond to requests for beverages, appetizers and other needs
  7. Serve alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  8. Open wine and take drink orders, help close bar down
  9. Clean up venue after event ends and assist with inventory, food storage and other closeout task
  10. Attends all required in-services training and education sessions as assigned

Standard Requirements

  1. Supports the Mission, Values and Vision of Compass Park.
  2. Is knowledgeable of resident rights and ensures an atmosphere which allows for the privacy, dignity and well-being of all residents in a safe, secure environment.
  3. Supports, cooperates with and implements procedures and programs for:
    • Safety, including universal precautions and safe work practices, established fire/safety/disaster plans, risk management, and security, report and/or correct unsafe working conditions, equipment repair and maintenance needs.
    • Confidentiality of all data, including resident, employee and operations data.
    • Quality Assurance and compliance with all regulatory requirements.
    • Compliance with current law and policy to provide a work environment free from sexual harassment and all illegal and discriminatory behavior.
  4. Supports and participates in common teamwork
    • Cooperates and works together with all co-workers; plan and complete job duties with minimal supervisory direction, including appropriate judgment.
    • Uses tactful, appropriate communications in sensitive and emotional situations.
    • Follows up as appropriate with supervisor, co-workers or residents regarding reported complaints, problems and concerns.
    • Promotes positive public relations with residents, family members and guests.
  5. Completes requirements for in-service training, acceptable attendance, uniform and dress code including personal hygiene, and other work duties as assigned