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Hilton Banquet Houseperson (Set Up - Part Time) Embassy Suites Pioneer Square in Seattle, Washington

Responsible for set-up, break down and cleaning of all banquet spaces and functions. Assisting guest in functions areas as needed.

What will I be doing?

A Houseperson is responsible for supporting Food and Beverage operations to deliver an excellent Guest and Member experience while ensuring cleanliness of all areas and maintaining equipment. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Maintain cleanliness of banquet, meeting and conference areas to meet established cleanliness and quality standards
  • Cleaning includes, but not limited to, cleaning restrooms, vacuuming, mopping, sweeping, shampooing carpets, cleaning/waxing floors, removing trash, stocking and maintaining supply rooms, reporting maintenance deficiencies for repair/replacement and cleaning and removing spots, insects and debris
  • Ensure equipment is in full working order and report any defects
  • Project a professional manner to guests and team members
  • Assist back of house team when requested
  • Able to lift and Push Banquet Equipment
  • Assist with set ups to ensure department runs efficiently
  • Manage the set up relating to Food and Beverage functions in a timely manner
  • Lift/Pull/Push at least 50 pounds
  • Comply with hotel security, fire regulations and all health and safety legislation
  • Attend training provided by the hotel

What are we looking for?

1 year experience as a houseman preferred; can lift/push/pull 75 pounds

To fulfill this role successfully, you must possess the following minimum qualifications and experience:

  • Basic knowledge of Meeting Rooms Set up, service standards, guest relations and etiquette
  • Knowledge of appropriate table settings and service ware
  • Must posses strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in outdoor areas
  • Be familiar with all events happening at the hotel
  • Ability to perform under pressure effectively for extensive periods of time while maintaining professionalism

What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands (http://jobs.hiltonworldwide.com/our-brands/index.php) . Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!

The hourly rate is $21.53 and is based on applicable and specialized experience and location.

“Hilton offers its eligible team members a comprehensive benefits package including medical insurance coverage for you and your family, access to our employee stock purchase plan (ESPP) where you can purchase Hilton shares at a 15 percent discount, debt-free education with access to a wide variety of education credentials through our partnership with Guild Education, mental health resources, paid time off programs, and our travel discount. Available benefits may vary depending upon property-specific terms and conditions of employment and the terms of the collective bargaining agreement if applicable.”

Job: Banquets

Title: Banquet Houseperson (Set Up - Part Time) Embassy Suites Pioneer Square

Location: null

Requisition ID: HOT095PM

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