Banquet Houseperson/Event Set Up-Take Down, Magnolia Hotel (Denver, CO)
The Magnolia Denver has recently undergone a complete renovation of its 297 guest rooms, lobby, public space and the local’s favorite outlet Harry’s. Located in the heart of Denver’s vibrant downtown, the Magnolia Denver began the downtown trend in 1995. Visit us at www.magnoliahotels.com/denver, for a peek at your next career.
The Banquet Houseperson position plays a critical role in the Special Events operations. The Houseperson does the set-up and breakdown for special event functions in the Hotel. It is a very physical position with lots of lifting, bending, pushing and pulling. The Banquet Houseperson must be able to follow the Banquet Event Order (BEO) directions very clearly. The Banquet Houseperson shifts may be scheduled for nontraditional shift times.
Some duties and responsibilities of the Banquet Houseperson position include:
Setting the event according to the BEO instructions. Report any maintenance issues while setting so they can be corrected prior to the event. Breakdown room set and/or reset room as directed or store equipment, and clean room/area as directed. During course of setup or breakdown, maintain proper care of equipment and facilities. Utilize proper ergonomics when setting or breaking down, ask for assistance when necessary. Conduct quality check on condition of tables, chairs and linens while setting the room.
Some desired qualifications of the Banquet Houseperson position include:
Able to follow instructions from Captains and Managers. Ability to read, understand and complete written instructions in a BEO. Able to meet physical requirements of the position; heavy lifting, pushing, pulling, bending, etc. Ability to complete assigned tasks on time and without close supervision. Ability to interact in a professional courteous manner with the guests. Willing to work a variety of shifts and schedules.
This is a full time, part time, or on call, flex schedule, AM/Mid/Evening shift coverage position. Starting pay is $14/hr.
The Magnolia Denver offers the following great benefits to full time employees:
- Free RTD Eco-Pass
- Medical, Dental, Vision benefits after 30 days of employment
- Student Loan Debt Relief/Education assistance
- Complimentary shift meal
- Paid PTO and holidays
- 401k including employer match
- Complimentary Shoes for Crews
- Charitable Donation Match
- Marriott Explore employee discount program
- “Kitz for Kidz” School Supplies program