Banquet Server - On Call

DoubleTree Downtown Wilmington - Legal District


Part Time

Posted February 22, 2019

R-155931

You enjoy being part of a team that creates an atmosphere where things happen, from staging parties to getting business done. Your role is important to the success of the event, and that matters. Plus, varying schedules for flexibility? Even better. Then, Interstate’s Banquet Server position may be a great opportunity for you.

As Banquet Server, you will

  • Understand Banquet Event Orders to safely, efficiently set up and break down events using in-room clearing and aisle tray breakdown buffet procedures.
  • Help Lead Banquet Server set up and break down buffet or other special food service tables and equipment.
  • Efficiently complete prep and side work to enable focused guest care and maintain an orderly, clean station during events.
  • Provide friendly, professional guest service with genuine care. Be familiar with menu offerings in order to entice guests with its ingredients and preparations.
  • Respond promptly, courteously and effectively to guest inquiries, requests, and concerns. Know when to alert a manager, should the need arise.

Fundamentals

A high School Diploma or equivalent is required, with two years hotel banquet food and beverage experience. You must be of legal age and TIPS trained to serve alcoholic beverages. Clear, effective communication in written and verbal English is required. The ability to accurately count cash and efficiently process transactions using company systems is expected. This position requires the ability to lift and carry up to 20 pounds. 

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please call (703) 387-3888 or email ADA.Assistance@interstatehotels.com with the nature of your accommodation request and include the Hotel location and title of the job opening. Please allow one (1) business day for a reply.

DoubleTree Downtown Wilmington - Legal District

217 Room Hotel

At A Glance

Ideally situated in the heart of downtown Wilmington's legal and financial districts, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington - Legal District is one block from the Federal Courthouse and Delaware State Superior Courthouse. The hotel offers easy access to I-95, and is situated midway between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Baltimore Washington International (BWI) Airport. Wilmington Amtrak Station (WIL) is five blocks away.

Major corporations headquartered nearby include Met Life, Bank of America, DuPont, JPMorgan Chase, Capital One and Astra Zeneca. Take advantage of our complimentary shuttle service to and from businesses, restaurants and attractions. Discover the charming atmosphere of the Riverfront, home to great dining and attractions.

Unwind in a comfortable guest room with a range of thoughtful amenities including an ergonomic work space, a refrigerator, and a hot beverage center. Catch up on work in the business center, work out in the fitness center, or swim laps in the indoor heated saline pool.

Metro Cafe and Lounge, located within the hotel, offers a full dining menu for all meals and is a great gathering place for unwinding in the evening. Dedicated Hilton HHonors guest room levels and an exclusive Concierge Lounge are available for all-day beverages and snacks.