Catering Coordinator

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Sep 12, 2021
Full time Banquet Staff

Job Description

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

About Abbott

The key to successful treatment and full recovery is often fast, accurate diagnosis. Abbott's life-changing tests and diagnostic tools provide insights that enable smarter, faster decisions and transform the way the world is managing health.

Our pioneering technology spans the world of healthcare operations - with medical diagnostic instruments, tests, automation and informatics solutions for hospitals, reference labs, blood centers, emergency departments, physician offices and clinics.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

  • The Catering Coordinator will assist in the being the point of contact for events such as caterings, reservations, bookings, and other services.

  • Participate in bookings, equipment, event menu productions and other such services

  • Assists in the billing out of catering requisitions

  • Assists in the coordinating logistics, setup/knockdown and on-site problem resolution

  • Complies with all company safety and sanitation policies and procedures.

  • Inventory assessment and On-line ordering.

  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

  • Presents self in a highly professional manner

  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude

  • Ability to pro-actively communicate with all coworkers, managers, vendors and customers.

  • Must have basic phone and computer skills (email, texting, etc.)

  • Good attention to detail.

  • Ability to work well under pressure.

  • Good organizational skills.

  • Ability to work well alone and in a team.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING

Required

  • High School diploma, GED, or equivalent experience.

  • 4+ years catering related experience.

  • Willingness to be open to learning and growing.

  • Maturity of judgment and behavior

  • Maintains high standards for work areas and appearance.

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule and overtime - occasional weekends.

  • Must comply with any dress code requirements.

  • Attends work and shows up for scheduled shift on time with satisfactory regularity.

  • Lift 30+ lbs. Bend, twist, standing (3+ hrs)

  • This Catering Position will be primarily catering, but at times may be asked to help with other aspects of the food service business to become cross trained (cashiering, serving, barista)

WHAT WE OFFER

At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:

  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance

  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans

  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs

  • Paid time off

  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match

  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities

Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully:

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

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