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Banquet Server

Reference number: 
901381446
Publication date: 
October 17 2019 
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Banquet Server

Be a part of a spectacular event! As a Banquet Server with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts you will create a special event that our guests will remember. Your ability to work as a team player combined with your service skills and your engaging personality will ensure that our guests have a memorable experience.

Hotel Overview: Embrace your passion for hiking, skiing, snowboarding and many other outdoor activities in Banff National Park while pursuing a fulfilling career at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Take a risk, make a change and experience a new adventure while further developing your career. To live and work in a National Park is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Our team is a network of empowered individuals with a strong sense of themselves and the hospitality industry. Work hard, play hard and receive extraordinary benefits including subsidized onsite accommodations, which make saving money very easy to manage. Join our Fairmont family today!

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Provide prompt, courteous and efficient food and beverage service in accordance with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts food and beverage standards

  • Work as part of a team to provide a consistently high standard of service in areas such as meeting setâ?'ups and all meal functions

  • Demonstrate professional and positive image to guests and colleagues at all times

  • Effectively handle guest concerns through empowerment, and report any irregularities to Leader

  • Ensure a clean and safe working environment at all times

  • Report any deficiencies in equipment or level of supplies to the Banquet Supervisors

  • Ensure the equipment and all work areas are maintained to hotel standard

  • Properly stock all convention equipment in appropriate stores as per the hotel standards

  • Participation in departmental meetings, interâ?'departmental meetings, shift lineâ?'ups and incentive programs

  • Maintain a high standard of personal appearance and hygiene at all times

  • Compliance with all safety regulations of assigned tasks, and ensure a clean and safe working environment with active participation in the hotel health and safety program

  • Adhere to all environmental policies and programs as required

  • Other reasonable duties as assigned


Qualifications:

  • Previous service experience an asset

  • Previous point of sale system experience an asset

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

  • Highly responsible & reliable

  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team

  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift

You may be required to work on holidays, weekends, overnights and other non-day shifts. Submission of your application to Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise indicates that you are able to meet these requirements as needed.

Visa Requirements: Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada.

APPLY TODAY: We encourage you to visit our website to learn more about living and working in Lake Louise! www.lakelouisejobs.com

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS
At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That's why you'll find exceptional work opportunities-throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific-as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London's The Savoy, New York's The Plaza, and Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

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