Banquet Food Server - Full Time (Mid-America Center)

  • Caesars Entertainment
  • Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • Feb 02, 2024
Full time

Job Description

The Mid-America Center is the Heartland's premier entertainment and convention center. The multi-purpose facility is the metro area's link to the ultimate in live entertainment and sporting events. From rock shows to family shows and much more, the arena has hosted top names in show business as well as numerous community events. Caesars Entertainment is Blazing the Trail for our team members with an all new benefits program. Full-time team members are able to choose from five different medical coverage levels and four different carriers. We also have an on-site clinic for team members to take advantage of. Team members also have a variety of options with dental and vision plans, along with other voluntary benefits. All full-time team members are able to take advantage of enrolling in this benefits jackpot with their new career at Caesars Entertainment. We're investing in your future more than ever with enhanced tuition assistance and an all-new student loan debt repayment program. As a new Caesars' Team Member, you'll be eligible to begin reaping the rewards of many of these benefits, in just 6 months - with full access to all educational programs with just a year of continuous employment. Benefits include tuition assistance programs, student loan repayment, and dependent scholarship programs. We invite you to be part of the extraordinary and go All In on Education with us. Additional benefits include the option to enroll in 401k with a company match, free parking, and a wide variety of team member activities. Ask about our hiring bonus during your HR interview. Be a part of a spectacular event As a Banquet Server with Mid America Center you will create a special event that our guests will remember. Your ability to work as a team player combined with your service skills and your engaging personality will ensure that our Guests have a memorable experience. Job Description: Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service. Assist guests regarding menu items in an informative and helpful way. Serve all food and beverage items for assigned banquet meetings. Have full knowledge of beverage lists. Have full knowledge of all menu items being served. Follow outlet policies, procedures and service standards. Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage. Expected to work two shifts per month minimum. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications: Adhere to Caesars Entertainment Grooming Guidelines. Previous service experience an asset. This position is physical in nature and requires the ability to balance and carry large trays weighing up to 50 pounds, and maneuver in order to clean banquet areas, organize stock, and restock trays. 1 year high volume Banquet experience at a Hotel/Resort or Convention Center or 1 year high volume Restaurant Server experience. Previous point of sale system experience an asset. Excellent communication and organizational skills. Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities. Highly responsible & reliable. Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment. Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team. Constant standing and walking throughout shift; Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting; Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps. Knowledge of wine service. Knowledge of table service procedures and table etiquette.