Holiday Inn Rapid City - Rushmore Plaza Event Banquet Staff in Rapid City, South Dakota
Looking for an on-your-feet role to learn and grow in while receiving competitive pay? Holiday Inn is seeking part-time Event staff to set up, take down, and serve food for guest events. Weddings, business meetings, community fundraisers, and more rely on our Event Staff to make their event a success!DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIESSetup tables, chairs, and room dicor to client or sales department specificationTakedown meeting equipment after guest meetingsSetup stages, dance floors, and other requested equipmentStore banquet furniture in an organized way in designated areasWatch for and report damage to hotel or rental equipmentOther duties as-assignedKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIESPresent a crisp and polished appearance that is reflective of IHG brand standardsDemonstrate a passionate commitment to the businessBe honest, reliable, and timelyMaintain excellent timekeeping and attendanceBe able to multi-task, talk, and listen simultaneously while guests are presentAbility to effectively deal with internal and external customers, some of whom will require high levels of patience, tact and diplomacy to defuse anger and collect accurate informationStrive to build and maintain good and productive relationships with all team membersPossess a thorough understanding of local area, including attractions and directionsiEXPERIENCE and QUALIFICATIONSPrevious banquet or event management experience is ideal.i However, training may be provided for outstanding candidates who lack previous professional experience.Ability to work a flexible schedule that fluctuates with hotel and client needsPHYSICAL REQUIREMENTSThis position requires physical stamina and the ability to work in/outdoors.iiTo fully perform his/her duties, Banquet Staff will be required to lift, carry, walk, sit, bend, push, and pull.iiMust be able to stand for long periods of time and move continuously during work hours.iiMust be able to lift and/or carry 50-75 pounds on a regular basis.iOTHER INFORMATIONPlease note that the statements in this job description are intended to describe the essential nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be ALL responsibilities or qualifications of the job.iWe look forward to working with you!