Destination Hotels & Resorts Banquet Houseperson in Chicago, Illinois

22756BRPosition Title:Banquet HousepersonJob Overview:You will be an integral part of the team by excelling in consistently providing meeting products to the property’s clients, focusing on proper meeting set-ups, break downs, and configurations.Req ID:22756BRCity:ChicagoEssential Functions:

  • With a keen eye for detail, review the Event Order and assignment sheet to determine function requirements

  • With a warm and genuine demeanor set, stock, and maintain meeting rooms ensuring the event for our groups exceeds their expectations

  • Meticulously complete cleaning inspection for each meeting room and assigned area

  • Ensure quality communication by reporting any and all guest request changes to an F&B Manager

  • Jump in and assist other departments as needed to ensure optimum service to guests

Qualifications:

  • Communication. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

  • Flexible. Must be able to work varied shifts, including Weekday Evenings, weekends and holidays.

  • Friendly. Must be able to deliver a fun and friendly environment during each guest exchange

  • Energetic. Must be able to work within an empowered and fast paced environment that services the bar and servers within the restaurant

  • Must be able lift up to 100 lbs. and repeated lift/push/pull equipment weighing in excess of 50 lbs.

A qualified applicant is a “people person” who is flexible with their schedule, loves to serve others, and knows how to multi-task while ensuring accuracy.Job Type:Full Time Property:Chicago Athletic Association HotelArea of Interest:Food & Beverage Company Introduction:Destination Hotels (Destination) is a collection of luxury and upscale independent hotels, resorts and residences across the United States. Offering authentically-immersed and enriching experiences, each property is individual at heart, yet connected by a commitment to drawing upon the best of each location. Highly distinct, the Destination experience is always memorable and matchless; guests will feel the locale in a genuine way through each property and during the engaging moments cultivated both in and outside of them. Continuously growing with more than 40 properties from coast to coast, the award-winning portfolio features 20 renowned golf courses, 20 indigenous spas, and 110 exceptional bars and restaurants. Destination Hotels are true to our place; diverse by design.Property Introduction:Previously home to an elite athletic and social club, one of Chicago’s most beloved landmarks from the 1890’s is reborn as a bustling hotel playground, featuring a variety of iconic and unique restaurant and nightlife destinations, all in the heart of downtown. More than a restoration, Chicago Athletic Association is a revelation of historic architectural detail, from the grand marble staircases to the incomparable Cindy’s Rooftop, showcasing creative food and drink with unmatched views across Millennium Park and Lake Michigan.State:IllinoisType of Position:Hourly PositionBrand:Chicago Athletic Association Hotel