Banquet Server – On Call
SPECIAL EVENTS SERVER
Magnolia St. Louis, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, was originally built in 1924 as the Mayfair Hotel by Charles Heiss and shines brightly as the crown jewel of downtown hospitality and sophistication. It is the site of many historical firsts, including the first female general manager in St. Louis and the birthplace of “chocolates on a pillow” by cinematic icon, Cary Grant. Here, each of our 182 guest rooms, including the lavish Cary Grant and Presidential Suites, provide one of downtown St. Louis’s only boutique experiences. Visit us at www.magnoliahotels.com/stlouis.
Special Events Servers provide tableside, buffet or tray-passed service for the variety of special events held in the Hotel. It is a position that requires precision, attention to detail, teamwork, and attentiveness to guest needs. Special Events Servers must be scheduled to work on weekday and weekend day and evening events.
Some duties and responsibilities of the Special Events Server position include:
Set tables or stations according to the BEO and Banquet Captain’s direction. Conduct quality check on linens, china/glass/silver while setting. Serve according to the function’s BEO, be attentive to guest needs at all times. Clear the course plates, prepare for next course, clear tables at designated time. Exercise service recovery when necessary, involve Captain if necessary. Follow Hotel’s Liquor Serving policies and procedures. Follow Hotel F&B sanitation standards for handling & serving food. Assist if necessary in breaking down the special event function.
Some desired qualifications of the Special Events Server position include:
Previous banquet serving experience. Physical ability to complete all tasks of the position; long periods of standing, bending, lifting, pushing, pulling. Ability to professionally carry up to ten covered entrée plates up to 50’ and set them on a tray jack. Willingness to serve alcoholic beverages to guests. Ability to become TIPS certified.
Magnolia St. Louis Benefits
The Magnolia St. Louis is proud to offer the following benefits to its full-time employees:
- Metro Transit pass after 10 days of employment
- Medical, Dental & Vision insurance after 30 days of employment
- Paid Time Off
- Paid holidays after 6 months of employment
- Participation in the Marriott Explore employee discount program
- Complimentary shift meal
- Shoes for Crews
- Charitable Donation Match
- 401k Plan
- Education Assistance program
- Student Loan Repayment
- “Kitz for Kidz” School Supplies program