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Casual Banqueting Waiting Associate
Job Family: Conference & Events
Here at the Leeds Marriott we pride ourselves on Great Customer Service. You do not need to have a proven track record as we are looking for people that have a great personality, can get on with people from all walks of life, and have a ‘CAN DO' attitude.
Our casual position is a perfect opportunity if you are in full time education, as our hours are very flexible and business permitting. It can also be a great second job, for people looking to earn extra money, or join a team that are sociable and outgoing. Either way it would be great to hear from you.
Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to manager; and complete safety training and certifications. Ensure uniform and personal appearance is clean and professional, maintain confidentiality of proprietary information, and protect company assets. Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards. Speak with others using clear and professional language, and answer telephones using appropriate etiquette. Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others, support team to reach common goals, and listen and respond appropriately to the concerns of other employees. Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards. Read and visually verify information in a variety of formats (e.g., small print). Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift. Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 50 pounds without assistance. Grasp, turn, and manipulate objects of varying size and weight, requiring fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Move over sloping, uneven, or slippery surfaces as well as up and down stairs and/or service ramps. Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.
Safety and Security
Follow company and department safety and security policies and procedures to ensure a clean, safe, and secure environment.
Report work related accidents, or other injuries immediately upon occurrence to manager/supervisor.
Use proper equipment, wear appropriate personal protective clothing (PPE), and employ correct lifting procedures, as necessary, to avoid injury.
Identify and correct unsafe work procedures or conditions and/or report them to management and security/safety personnel.
Follow policies and procedures for the safe operation and storage of tools, equipment, and machines.
Complete appropriate safety training and certifications to perform work tasks.
Policies and Procedures
Follow company and department policies and procedures.
Ensure uniform, nametags, and personal appearance are clean, hygienic, professional and in compliance with company policies and procedures.
Protect the privacy and security of guests and coworkers.
Protect company tools, equipment, machines, or other assets in accordance with company policies and procedures.
Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.
Welcome and acknowledge each and every guest with a smile, eye contact, and a friendly verbal greeting, using the guest's name when possible.
Address guests' service needs in a professional, positive, and timely manner.
Thank guests with genuine appreciation and provide a fond farewell.
Assist other employees to ensure proper coverage and prompt guest service.
Speak to guests and co-workers using clear, appropriate and professional language.
Working with Others
Support all co-workers and treat them with dignity and respect.
Develop and maintain positive and productive working relationships with other employees and departments.
Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement
Comply with quality assurance expectations and standards.
Day to Day Tasks
Setting up, waiting on, bar work and all other aspects of Conference and Events.
You will be required to set rooms to a high standard, focusing on attention to the detail of our clients.
You will be a part of the team that serve and cater for all events (2-300).
Looking after you own tables and forming a good relationship with your specific guests.
Working as a team to make sure there is a flow to the operation.
Familiarising yourself with the operation as a whole and becoming intuitive to what is happening around you.
Getting on with staff from all backgrounds, forming positive relationships.
Tearing down Events in a timely manner.
Maintain cleanliness of work areas throughout the day, practicing clean-as-you-go procedures.
· Team Work
· Customer Service Orientation
· Diversity Relations
· Safety Orientation
· Positive Demeanor
High school diploma/G.E.D. equivalent
Related Work Experience
No related work experience is required
No supervisory experience is required
Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.