Banquet Captain

Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center - Denver, CO

Full-time

“We care for people, so they can be their best.” Care is at the heart of our business, and it’s this distinct guest experience that makes Hyatt one of the world’s best hospitality brands. Here at the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center, we are currently seeking an experienced and energetic Banquet Captain.

The purpose of this position is to manage and direct the banquet operations, including service and set-up. This position will report to the Director of Banquets and will work closely with the Catering/Sales and Culinary departments to ensure the banquet operations can satisfactorily meet or exceed our guests’ expectations.

We offer competitive pay, medical, dental, and life insurance, STD, LTD, 401K, and travel benefits. Send resume or apply in person (no phone calls please).

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Act as direct liaison between guests and staff.
  • Ensure banquet rooms are set up according to contract.
  • Assist with banquet set-up and keep banquet areas clean and organized.
  • Assist Director of Banquets.
  • Assist in the training and counseling of servers and attendants.
  • Collaborate with Catering/Sales, Food & Beverage, and Culinary departments to ensure that quality service is provided for all guests.
  • Maintain all equipment and facilities in an organized, clean, and safe environment.
  • Maintain inventory of banquet supplies.
  • Attend required meetings.
  • Complete necessary paperwork as assigned.
  • Complete other duties as assigned by supervisor to include cross training.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • TIPS Certified or must attend TIPS Certification within 2 weeks of hire
  • Requires basic computer literacy.
  • Read, write, and speak English fluently.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the public and other employees.
  • Ability to perform physical requirements of position

Experience:

  • At least 1 year banquet attendant/server experience required.
  • At least 1 year of supervisory experience preferred.
  • Project management skills preferred
  • Demonstrates knowledge of food preparation, basic bar terminology, and wine service

Columbia Sussex Management, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains the policy of recruiting and retaining the best qualified personnel who demonstrate the ability to perform competently and work well with others. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or any other condition or status protected by law.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Supervisor: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Banquet: 1 year (Preferred)

License:

  • TIPS Certification (Preferred)