ARAMARK Conference Worker - 3M Center - Executive Dining in Maplewood, Minnesota

About Aramark

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  • Job Summary: This position is responsible for providing the highest level of food and beverage service in accordance with Aramark standards. Serves food and beverages to 20-30 guests at a time. Clears and re-sets tables quickly and efficiently. Practices “urgency hospitality” and shows professionalism with guests, co-workers, and management.

Essential Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Reports to property on time and in proper uniform.

  • Checks with Manager for assigned dining room station, opening side work, and closing side work duties.

  • Reports to line-up for review of the day’s activities, groups in house, and menus.

  • Sets-up, organizes, maintains, and closes the restaurant or banquet functions ensuring that areas are stocked and cleaned.

  • Moves quickly with good balance carrying up to 20 lb. on a tray.

  • Converses with guests, makes suggestions, and answers questions regarding food and beverages constantly.

  • Clears and re-sets tables constantly.

  • Maintains cleanliness of tables at all times - clearing empty glassware, plates, etc.

  • Maintains full knowledge of menu items and specials.

  • Rings all food and beverage items into the Micros computer accurately at all times.

  • Communicates with guest and co-workers in a friendly and professional manner.

  • Participates in proper sanitation and food handling procedures.

  • Maintains full knowledge of service standards.

  • Follows the Aramark Business Conduct Policy.

  • Must be T.E.A.M certified and follow all rules and guidelines set forth for ensuring responsible beverage service.

  • Performs all other duties as assigned

  • At least one-year experience as a food server within a restaurant, hotel, or conference center operation.

  • Any related customer service/oriented experience will be considered.

  • Requires full understanding and knowledge of food and beverage standards.

  • Ability to comprehend and communicate in fluent English.

  • Must be of legal age to serve alcohol.

  • Possess interpersonal skills and an outgoing personality.

  • Ability to move quickly while balancing large and small trays of food and drinks to and from service areas.

  • Dependable and timely attendance record

  • Ability to build relationships with guests and coworker

  • Exhibit and practice the highest level of guest service skills

  • Sets all Events including outer buildings according to the specifications given by the Management

  • This includes but is not limited to; floors being vacuumed and free of stains, walls being cleaned, windows being clean, and all lights working.

  • Reports any maintenance items by completing a Work Order to Maintenance.

  • Makes sure all rooms are up to par on all meeting room supplies.

  • Assists any guests by answering their questions. If unable to answer, questions find someone who can.

  • Work as one team with team members.

  • Work in a safe manner and keep all coworkers safe.

  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

  • Needs to be able to lift at least 50lbs.

  • Must be able to budget time in an efficient manner to ensure that all rooms are set and ready to go on time.

  • Would prefer one year of experience as a Banquet Set-up Person at a hotel.

  • Must be able to read, write and clearly speak English.

Requisition ID: 97194

Employment Type: Parttime-Regular