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Banquet Server

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Food and Beverage & Culinary

Job Description

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Posting Date Feb 22, 2018
Job Number 180001ZY
Job Category Food and Beverage & Culinary
Location JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates VIEW ON MAP
Brand Marriott Hotels Resorts /JW Marriott
Schedule Full-time
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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Dubai is a cosmopolitan city built on irrepressible ambition and unsurpassed luxury. Home to the world’s tallest building, the largest shopping mall, the iconic Palm Jumeirah and now the landmark JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, it is a place for those who seek the best the world has to offer.
The Marquis brand is a quality standard for the finest properties in the Marriott portfolio, synonymous with intuitive service and refined taste. The JW Marriott Marquis Dubai has instantly gained status as one of the region’s most compelling destinations, offering service and facilities that have been carefully crafted around the expectations of the world’s most discerning travelers.
Comprising two iconic towers, the JW Marriott Marquis Dubai stands elevated above Dubai’s Business Bay on Sheikh Zayed Road, the heart of one of the most desirable locations in the city.
The hotel features elegantly conceived accommodation, outstanding event and business facilities, a collection of 14 stylish bars and restaurants and the haven of health and relaxation that is Saray Spa and Health Club. A marriage of rich and colorful cultural inspirations and design finesse makes it a destination with distinctive character and ambience.

JOB SUMMARY                                                                                                             
To provide guest in the Event Operations department with the highest standard of food and beverage service on all functions according to the JW Marriott Standards. 
  • 1-2 years 5 star hotel experience
    Skills and Knowledge
  • Responsible
  • Honesty and integrity above reproach
  • Impeccable standards of appearance
  • Able to accept constructive criticism
  • Guest satisfaction awareness
  • Total commitment
  • Basic Knowledge of Audio Visual
  • Knowledge of joy wedding test
  • Basic Computer Skills
Education or Certification
  • Diploma or Degree in Hotel Management
The following are specific responsibilities and contributions critical to the successful performance of the position:
  • To have a clean uniform and impeccable personal grooming in compliance with company standards.
  • To be at the assigned work area, in uniform, and ready to work at the time that is scheduled.
  • The waiter/waitress will be responsible for these set up, bussing and clean-up of all the following table service necessities as well as the proper storage of this equipment in its proper place after use in the room (to put things in the proper place).
  • All Event Operations waiters will be required to completely familiarize himself with the location of each of the function rooms and related areas and the various workable types of set up to include the following: school style, theatre style, conference style, U-Shape, Hollow square, Hollow rectangle, Banquet style, T-Shape, E-Shape, Different types of buffet set up, Coffee Trolley.
  • Set up, service, breakdown and vacuuming of all department functions to include: meetings, breakfast, lunch, dinner, receptions, banquet hall cleaners, dances/concerts, exhibits, general cleaning of all area and vacuum, outdoor catering.
  • Set up and handle tables, i.e. rounds, rectangles, ovals, schoolroom etc.
  • The waiter will be totally responsible for ensuring that each service piece of linen china, glass and silverware is spotless before it is placed on a table, and that each table is set up uniformly.
  • Each waiter will be responsible for attending menu class before each of their designated function with the supervisor/managers in able to obtain better food and beverage knowledge.
  • To introduce one’s self to the guest on one’s station and project a warm cheerful, enthusiastic desire to be of service.
  • To wear a name tag as part of the proper uniform, as well as no excessive jewelry to be worn while working.
  • To comply with all safety regulations and company policies as outlined in the Employee’s handbook.
  • To assist customer whenever possible/
  • To attend meetings when scheduled.
  • Become totally familiar with how to read a Banquet Event Order (BEO) and how to set a room from that order.
  • To perform all other reasonable as requested by the management.
  • To ensure that all props after each function is store back in the designated area and handles with great care.
  • To ensure that all equipments, fixture and furniture are handled with great care.
  • To create a good working relationship with co-workers and maintain a courteous attitude towards the management and all the employees and guests of the hotel.
  • To bring any problems that may occur or any special requests by guests to their supervisor’s attention as soon as possible.
  • To provide the best possible proper service of guests of this hotel at all times. 
  • To practice constantly the “Clean as you go” policy to uphold the highest sanitation standards.

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