Banquet Service Staff Member (Temporary)

  • The University of Georgia
  • Athens, GA, USA
  • Sep 01, 2022
Full time Supply Chain Staff

Job Description

Posting Details

Position Details

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Working Title

Banquet Service Staff Member (Temporary)


PSO-Cont Ed-Aux-Food Services

About the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities, is the state s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( ). UGA is currently ranked among the top 15 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University s enrollment exceeds 39,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department

The University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel is hiring motivated, dependable, and team-orientated individuals for jobs that advance UGA s mission of Public Service and Outreach. The Georgia Center, located on campus across from Stegeman Coliseum, is the campus hub for the development and administration of non-credit professional and continuing education courses as well as home of the only on-campus hotel.

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Additional Schedule Information

30-40 hours per week, must have flexible schedule because work hours may vary. Morning, afternoon and evening hours are available. Weekend work and working on holidays may be required.

Advertised Salary

$12.75-$15 per hour (Commensurate with Experience and Availability)

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Posting Date


Closing Date

Open Until Filled


Special Instructions to Applicants

Location of Vacancy

Athens Area

EOO Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

UGA Statement

PLEASE NOTE: On December 7, 2021, the federal District Court for the Southern District of Georgia issued a preliminary injunction against enforcing the vaccine requirement for
Federal Contractors pending further review. As a result, the requirements of the Executive Order and associated guidance, including the vaccination requirement for covered contractor employees, are currently not in effect.

The University of Georgia is a Federal Contractor as defined by Presidential Executive Order 14042 and subject to the requirement that Federal Contractors must ensure that all covered employees, including those working remotely, are fully vaccinated by January 4, 2022. You may be required to show proof of your fully vaccinated status at the time of your start date, or have received a medical or religious exemption from the fully vaccinated requirement at the time of your start date. For more information regarding the Federal Contractor fully vaccinated employment requirement please visit or call .


Please approximate the percentage of time spent on each task (out of 100%) during a typical work week. List these tasks in order of importance, with the most critical task coming first. Do not list more than 6 entries - do not go below 5% time per assigned duty.


This position will be tasked with:
• Setting tables as needed
• Serving customers in the banquet area as needed
• Serving coffee breaks
• Serving customers in our various food outlets
• Catering outside functions as needed
• Performing other customer service functions as needed

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Position Information

Minimum Qualifications should list both the minimum degree and the field which the degree must be earned. If prior work experience is required, the posting should list both the job in which the experience must be gained, and the minimum duration that will be accepted.

Classification Title

Temporary Service/Maintenance



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Minimum Qualifications

Position Summary

The Georgia Center for Continuing Education Food and Beverage unit operates a variety of banquet options to serve its University of Georgia and non-University of Georgia customers. As part of this comprehensive Food and Beverage operation, the Center offers served meals, buffet meals, receptions, banquet bars, a la carte deliveries, coffee breaks and off-site events for any and all meal periods and time frames. This position will be tasked with:
• Setting tables as needed
• Serving customers in the banquet area as needed
• Serving coffee breaks
• Serving customers in our various food outlets
• Catering outside functions as needed
• Performing other customer service functions as needed

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position

Customer service experience preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

Physical Demands

Repeatedly lift up to 40 pounds and walk/stand 67-100% of the time.

Is this a Position of Trust?


Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources?


Does this position require a P-Card?


Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position?


Is driving a requirement of this position?

Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?


Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications)


Contact Information

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Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ( ).

  1. How did you hear about this job opportunity at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education and Hotel?
    • UGA Jobs
    • Georgia Center Employment Page
    • Georgia Center Talent Recruitment Brochure
    • Indeed
    • hCareers
    • LinkedIn
    • Facebook
    • Department of Labor
    • Goodwill
    • From a current UGA employee
    • Other

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter