IHG Banquet Captain - Full Time - Crowne Plaza Redondo Beach in Redondo Beach, California

Description:

Do you see yourself as a Banquet Captain ?

What's your passion? Whether you're into tennis, shopping or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team. This challenging position has overall responsibility for leading the set-up and break-down and/or service and clean up, of banquet functions during assigned shift.

Crowne Plaza Redondo Beach & Marina Hotel - Is just 7 miles from the Los Angeles International Airport or a short drive to Long Beach Airport. This Beach-Area Hotel is close to the Headquarters and Regional South Bay-Torrance and El Segundo Automotive, Aerospace, Healthcare, Financial and Manufacturing Business. Southern California's major tour attractions are within an hours drive, for mixing work and pleasure, there is no better place! Our newly renovated meeting facilities have over 25,000 sq ft of flexible space with an emphasis and service and convenience. We have over 342 Luxury Guest Rooms , our guests enjoy the following amenities: Outdoor Heated Pool and Ocean-View Parking. Our newly Harbor Bar Bistro, our newly Restaurant "Sol". We have an EXCELLENT TEAM and look forward to your Application!!!

In This role you will Lead the set-up and break down and/or service and clean up, of banquet functions during assigned shift. Assign work and monitor performance of scheduled banquet staff. Provide training and corrective instructions. Alert management of potentially serious issues. Work closely with Kitchen Staff in communication speed of service, client numbers and special requests. Greet guests upon arrival. Respond to guest requests and/or complaints in a prompt and professional manner. May receive guest check with client after function and obtain signature. Participate in pre-function meeting and review all information pertinent to service and set up group. Inspect scheduled functions, table set-ups, bar set-ups, buffet tables, reception and coffee breaks for cleanliness, effectiveness, and proper layout. Follow procedures to ensure the security and proper storage of banquet inventory and equipment, ensure the security of monies, credit and financial transactions, check storage areas for proper supplies, organization, and cleanliness and to minimize, misuse and breakage of china, glassware, linen and supplies and to ensure that no re-usable good are wasted. May handle incoming/outgoing boxes and exhibit materials. Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Qualifications include basic reading, writing and math skills and one year experience in banquet service or set-up. Alcohol awareness certification and/or food service permit or valid health/food handler card as required by local or state government agency. You may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. This job requires ability to perform the following: handling, carrying or lifting items weighing up to 75 pounds, moving about in the function areas, bending, stooping and kneeling.

In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.

So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.

IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.

Job: Hotel General Management

Location: CA-Redondo Beach

Requisition ID: R134789