Banquet Captain

    Lessing's
    150 Great River Rd, Great River, NY
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    The Company:
    Lessing's operates 80 Contract Food Service locations in Education and in Business & Industry, five Main Street restaurants, three fine-dining restaurants, fourteen catering facilities, a country inn and five Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza franchises. The company employs more than 1,500 people, and is now ranked in the top 40 food service companies in the U.S.

    Come join Lessing's Hospitality at one of premier catering venues as a Banquet Captain!

    Banquet Captain Job Duties and Responsibilities:
    -Oversee catered events.
    -Schedule banquet service personnel and assign specific tasks or services.
    -Ensure that safety and sanitation codes are followed.
    -Train staff to recognize improper guest behavior.
    -Examine the cleanliness of the venue, such as the condition of the bathrooms, prior to a function.
    -Ensure that elements of a venue are ready before guests arrive, including the dining tables, bar, food, and beverages.
    -Interact with the host to respond to any special requests or last-minute adjustments.
    -Monitor the activities of workers and guests and respond to questions, complaints, or comments that may arise.
    -Supervise cleanup, inventory, and storage of supplies and equipment.

    Banquet Captain Qualifications:
    -Great problem solving skills.
    -Great attention to detail.
    -Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
    -1-2+ yrs catering experience required.

    Posting ID: 54841969Posted: 2020-02-19