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Banquet Houseman / Banquet Set-Up Crew

Part Time

Posted December 6, 2019

Overview

The Stonewall Jackson Hotel and Conference Center is searching for an outgoing and energetic individual to join their banquet team as a Banquet Houseman / Banquet Set-UpCrew

The Banquet Houseman / Banquet Set-UpCrew is responsible for the setup and breakdown of furniture and other conference materials within the conference rooms of a Conference Center.

To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Responsibilities
  • Maintain complete knowledge of: a) Daily scheduled group functions, times, locations, amount of people. b) Location of all Hotel function space and names of rooms. c) All styles of meeting and Banquet room settings. d) Correct maintenance and use of equipment. e) All Departmental/Hotel policies and procedures. f) All safety guidelines.
  • Use correct cleaning chemicals for designated items/surfaces, according to OSHA regulations and hotel requirements.
  • Review assignment sheets with Supervisor; update completed assignments.
  • Inspect set rooms for cleanliness and agreement to group requirements; rectify any deficiencies.
  • Inspect cleanliness and working condition of all equipment and supplies to be set up in function area; rectify any deficiencies.
  • Set up rooms and function areas with designated tables, chairs, staging, dance floor, flipcharts, easels, blackboards and other equipment as specified by group requirements and in accordance with departmental standards.
  • Set up table linens, skirting and tabletop items (water pitchers, ashtrays, glasses, etc.) as specified by group and in accordance with departmental standards.
  • Refresh rooms as scheduled, following departmental standards.
  • Breakdown function areas as scheduled in accordance to departmental procedures.
  • Empty trash containers, ashtrays and ash urns in public areas into proper containers for recycling.
  • Empty vacuum cleaner bags, replace and clean machines. Return soiled linens/skirting to Laundry.
Qualifications

Education & Experience:

  • High school graduate/equivalent vocational training certificate or work equivalent preferred.
  • Knowledge of various room set-ups and standard equipment involved.
  • Knowledge of proper chemical handling and cleaning techniques.
  • Adhere to timelines in completion of set-ups.
  • Previous guest relations training.
EEO/AA Employer DisclosureCrestline Hotels & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability status.

Stonewall Jackson Hotel & Conference Center

124 Room Conference Center

WELCOME TO THE STONEWALL

Originally opened in 1924, restored in 2005 and now reintroduced with a stylish renovation in 2018. Located in the center of Historic Downtown Staunton, we are conveniently located at the crossroads of I-81 & I-64. The Stonewall Jackson Hotel features an indoor heated pool, fitness center and a business center and showcases 8,500 square feet of meeting space with accommodations of up to 400. If you’re looking for a weekend getaway, a romantic wedding locale or the perfect setting for a meeting or conference, it’s only a short drive to Staunton’s only full service hotel. Located within walking distance of a myriad of delightful galleries, fine antique stores, artisan shops, Mary Baldwin College, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library, Frontier Culture Museum, the American Shakespeare Center and a variety of dining choices.

About

Nestled in Historic Downtown Staunton in the heart of the picturesque Shenandoah Valley, this 124-room hotel captures the spirit, history and charm of the old South. Originally built in 1924 and a member of Historic Hotels of America, this modern yet refined Virginia gem underwent a complete top to bottom renovation in 2005 and has been lovingly restored to it’s original grandeur. Staunton was recently named as one of the top 20 Small Towns in America by Smithsonian Magazine.

The area offers a number of wineries, the beautiful Shenandoah National Park, Skyline Drive, the Blue Ridge Parkway and plenty of US history within driving distance. Staunton, VA is the Birthplace of Woodrow Wilson and is a scenic 45 minute drive from Thomas Jefferson’s estate Monticello and the
University of Virginia.