Stefani Management Services On Call/Off Premise Banquet Server in Chicago, Illinois

Company Overview:

Phil Stefani Signature Events, dba Inspired Catering and Events: Phil Stefani Signature Restaurants has a full off-premise catering staff to host any size event. The Signature Events division of Phil Stefani Restaurants has a wealth of experience in customizing all types of events, from black-tie galas to fun, family picnics, and everything in between.

Job Purpose: The On-Call Banquet Server builds various levels of stations and supports the Banquet Captain in proper setup of events. Shifts are scheduled by on-call basis as needed.

Job Duties:

  • Assist in the proper set-up and take down of all banquet functions

  • Attend all pre-function briefing meetings to review all details of function with Banquet Captain to ensure that all requests, choices and specifics of the guests are met

  • Set-up and details guest tables according to the model table displayed by the Banquet Captain

  • Perform assigned tasks completely and efficiently to ensure the proper preparation and smooth execution of each function

  • Take food and drink orders to guests

  • Follow timing and direction of Banquet Captain

  • Communicate feedback from guests and/or associates to the Banquet Manager and/or Captain

  • Familiar with all food being served at events including preparation, main ingredients, side dishes and garnishes, and aware of allergies

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Previous serving experience preferred

  • Outgoing, pleasant personality, and desire to please guests

  • Good organizational and interpersonal communication skills

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

  • Ability to stand for up to 8 hours

  • Must have reliable transportation