Banquet Houseman

Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA

Posted April 22, 2022

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Banquet Houseman

Position Summary:

The Banquet Houseperson sets and maintains all function rooms/areas, service corridors, storerooms and equipment in safe and efficient compliance with policies and procedures, brand standards, and federal, state and local regulations. 

Essential Functions:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

  • Efficient and correct set up of tables, platforms/stages and other equipment as specified by group requirements
  • Pick-up and deliver boxes/materials for functions as needed.
  • Service/freshen function rooms during breaks.
  • Break-down of tables, chairs, platforms/stages and other equipment.  Return all unused equipment in clean condition to proper storage area.
  • Keep function and equipment storage areas neat and clean.
  • Perform deep cleaning of function areas as assigned.
  • On-time and at work when scheduled, and in proper uniform.
  • Attend department meetings as scheduled.
  • Consistent professional and positive attitude and actions when communicating with guests and associates.
  • Report any incidents of guest dissatisfaction or unusual matters of significance to manager/supervisor so that corrective action may be taken.
  • Comply with policies and procedures.  Practice safe work habits and comply with sanitary, safety, security and emergency procedures.  Write shift reports including reports on any incidents of theft, accidents or injuries when assigned.  Check with manager/supervisor before leaving work area for any reason.
  • Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned.  Participate in task forces and committees as requested.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.

Qualifications:

The Company may consider equivalent combination of acceptable education and experience providing the knowledge, skills and abilities cited below.

Education and Experience:

  • High school education or equivalent experience.
  • 6 months of related experience (Hospitality industry preferred).

This position requires WEEKENDS, HOLIDAYS and a FLEXIBLE SCHEDULE!

Benefits we provide to our AMAZING Team Members include:

  • 401K
  • Hotel discounts
  • Free lunch
  • Much more!!!!

About the Company:

The Wurzak Hotel Group (“WHG”) is a Philadelphia based, vertically integrated owner, developer and operator of premium branded full service, extended stay and focus service hotels. WHG gains its competitive advantage by developing talent within the organization that embody the same entrepreneurial spirit of our leadership team and who seeks to create value through tireless innovation and a tight focus on the operational details.

The Wurzak Hotel Group (“WHG”) provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue

207 Room Hotel

At A Glance

Located across from the Bala Cynwyd Business District, Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue is within walking distance to shopping and dining. Discover nearby historical Philadelphia attractions just a few minutes’ drive of the hotel. Choose our hotel for comfortable guest rooms with in-room amenities, delicious hotel dining, and on-site amenities including an indoor pool.

  • 207 spacious guest rooms with WiFi and views of the Philadelphia skyline  
  • Hilton hotel accommodations just 5 miles from downtown Philadelphia
  • Across from Bala Cynwyd Business District
  • 12 miles from Philadelphia International Airport
  • Award-winning restaurant and lounge
  • Over 35,000 sq. ft. of Philadelphia meeting and function space

Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue

4200 City Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19131

Telephone (215) 879-4000