Banquet Server - Part Time

Property Name
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Canada
Job Title
Banquet Server - Part Time
Location
Ontario-Ottawa
Company Name
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Canada
City
Ottawa
Work Permit
Applicants who do not already have legal permission to work in Canada will not be considered.
Management Position
No
Bonus Pay
No
Accommodation
No
Industry
Hotel/Resort
Position Categories
Banquet Services

Our Core Belief

Our core belief that people want a better way to experience the world extends not only to our guests and customers, but to our global team of associates, too. A career at Starwood is like no other. If you are ready to support a better way to experience the world and be challenged to deliver your best, we are the company for you.

Banquet Server - Part Time

Company

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with more than 1,300 properties in over 100 countries and over 180,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels, resorts and residences under the renowned brands: St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, W®, Westin®, Le Méridien®, Sheraton®, Tribute Portfolio™, Four Points® by Sheraton, Aloft®, Element®, along with an expanded partnership with Design Hotels™. The Company also boasts one of the industry’s leading loyalty programs, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG®). Please visit www.starwoodhotels.com for more information. The Company is an equal opportunity employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy), age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law. If you require assistance or a reasonable accommodation in completing the application materials or any aspect of the application process, please contact the local Human Resources office at the worksite where you are applying for a position.

Location

Celebrating 30 years of incredible service in 2013, The Westin Ottawa ensures our guests experience the essence of renewal and tranquility in the nation’s capital. Located in the heart of the city, The Westin Ottawa is the destination for business and leisure guests alike. Complementing the Westin’s ambience are its indoor walkways to both the Rideau Centre Shopping Mall and Shaw Convention Centre. The ideal location of The Westin Ottawa provides guests an opportunity for exploration of the many historical and cultural elements of the city. Westin becomes a haven for the body, mind and soul when guests enjoy the luxury of the WestinWORKOUT® Gym, a state-of-the-art fitness facility boasting a spectacular view of the capital via floor-to-ceiling windows. The heated, indoor salt water pool provides a healthier alternative, unique amongst the city’s hotels. In partnership with Executive Fitness Leaders, Ottawa’s premiere fitness experts, The Westin Ottawa responds to guests’ needs in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. The guests in our community and our associates can also take advantage of this cutting edge facility. Renewal also awaits in Daly’s restaurant, our breakfast only restaurant. Relax over delicious selections prepared by The Westin Ottawa’s culinary professionals, Our incredible culinary team prepares healthy and delicious menus based on the Super Foods concept. Recently renovated, The Westin Ottawa’s 44, 000 square feet of meeting space and 496 spacious guest rooms and suites provide guests with an elevated sense of comfort and tranquility. The Westin’s renowned Heavenly Bed® provides the ultimate vantage point for spectacular views of the Rideau Canal and Byward Market from floor-to-ceiling guest room windows.

Department

Banquets

Job Description

The Banquet Server duties include; serving food and beverage, clearing tables and returning equipment to respective areas, enduring safe and proper handling of all equipment and gathering equipment necessary to service a function. Overall, the Banquet Server is to provide a high level of service standards to the guests, whether in the hotel or on outside catering functions, in a friendly, enthusiastic, professional and timely manner. Application deadline for our Internal Candidates: Monday, September 5, 2016

Requirements

Good communication skills – both oral and written. Bilingual ( English / French ) preferred but not mandatory. Ability to work in fast-paced environment. Able to handle physical work. Able to be on your feet for long periods of time. Able to lift heavy trays. Flexible in availability – able to work evenings, weekends and holidays. Knowledge of table service standards. Knowledge of appropriate table settings and service ware. Ability to describe menu items. High school or equivalent education required. 6 months experience in banquet service preferred. Smart Serve certificate is required. If you do not have your Smart Serve certification at the time of your application, you will be provided with a 30-day grace period to achieve the certification if you are hired for this role.