Private Events Houseman, Gordon Lodge
Work and play at the beautiful Gordon Lodge in Door County this summer. Located between North Bay and Lake Michigan in Baileys Harbor, Gordon Lodge is surrounded by 130 acres of tranquility and endless opportunities.
Private Event Houseman is responsible for executing all banquet setup and breakdown job tasks as directed by the Banquet & Events Manager.
Responsibilities + Duties
-Conforms to and maintains the high standards of safety and cleanliness as set forth by Gordon Lodge
-Maintains courteous and professional behavior to all guests and coworkers at all times
-Monitors and maintains cleanliness, organization, and sanitation of all banquet rooms, hallways, service, and storage areas
-Performs routine organization and inventories of furniture, linens, and serviceware
-Performs setup and breakdown of furniture, equipment, linen, and serviceware for events, both indoors and outdoors, in accordance to the standards and guidelines provided by a supervisor
-Regularly conducts quality checks on conditions of all tables, chairs, and linens while setting the room
-Notes and reports any maintenance issues to management
-Assists with service throughout the event, including polishing of serviceware and folding of linens, as directed by a supervisor
-Remains attentive and pleasant throughout the service
Qualifications + Skills
-Hospitality or catering experience preferred, but not required
-Must have the stamina to sustain the physical demands of the position, including but not limited to standing or walking for long periods of time, as well as lifting and carrying more than 50lbs in adherence with Gordon Lodge’s Safety Standards
-Motivation to work hard and remain flexible in a fast-paced environment
-Demonstrates professionalism and is punctual and reliable
Scheduling + Compensation
-Private Events Houseman position is seasonal (May through October)
-Private Events Houseman position is part-time, but the right candidates may have opportunity to gain additional hours in other positions or departments as based on availability, qualifications, and need
-Nighttime, Weekend, and Holiday hours are required
-Hourly compensation based on experience with bonus opportunity
End of season bonus is available to those available to work until the end of October.