Job Description


Description

DATES: This position is May through August or September. Opportunities are available to arrive early or stay later in an alternative position. Please indicate your available dates on your application.

Position Summary:

The Banquet Staff help execute wedding and special events at the Estes Park Center. They also act as wait staff at the Pine Restaurant.

Essential Functions / Requirements:

  1. Must have at least one year experience in banqueting, catering, waiting tables and/or food service.
  2. Must have knowledge of special events.
  3. Must be organized and have excellent time management and organizational skills.
  4. Must follow and be fluent in written and oral English.
  5. Must maintain a neat, clean, professional appearance and presentation.
  6. Must work holidays, weekends, and morning or evening shifts.
  7. Must have basic computer skills.
  8. Setup and execution of weddings and special events.
  9. Must be able to work eight hour shifts on concrete floors and lift 40 pounds up to 36 inch high tables.
  10. Must be able to work with money.
  11. Possession of a valid, USA state issued driver's license prefered, an acceptable driving record, and comply with YMCA driving rules to be approved to operate YMCA vehicles.
  12. Support the Association safety program. Promote safe work practices and a safe environment for guests, members and staff.
  13. Uphold the YMCA of the Rockies Mission, policies and programs.
  14. Uphold and reflect the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility and Faith in all functions.
  15. Promote a cooperative, positive and problem-solving atmosphere at all times.
  16. Ability to work cooperatively with others in a diverse environment.
  17. Must meet acceptable criminal background check standards.
  18. Possess excellent customer service skills; for example, friendly, personable, helpful, patient, and professional.

Other Functions / Requirements:

  1. Assist in special event room set-up.
  2. All other duties as assigned.

Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job. This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with this job.

NOTE: Based on business needs, you may be required to work in other Departments and/or our other Center.

GENERAL YMCA OF THE ROCKIES REQUIREMENTS:

  • Uphold and reflect the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility and Faith in all functions
  • Uphold the YMCA of the Rockies Mission, policies, and programs
  • Possess excellent customer service skills; for example, friendly, personable, helpful, patient, and professional
  • Support the Association safety program. Promote safe work practices and a safe environment for guests, members, and staff
  • Promote a cooperative, positive, and flexible atmosphere while working with others in a diverse environment
  • May be required to work evenings, weekends, and holidays, depending on the position
  • Must meet acceptable criminal background check standards

COMPENSATION:

This is a seasonal, hourly (based on 40 hours/week) position, paying $220/week, with employee perks including:

  • Room (shared room in our staff dormitory with free wifi and no bills!)
  • Board (3 buffet-style meals per day, 7 days per week)
  • Access to the YMCA of the Rockies facilities, which include: an indoor pool, basketball gymnasium, fitness classes, tennis courts, mini-golf, trails, roller rink, library, and an art center
  • Free gear rentals for sports and outdoor activities
  • Employee programming, including free or discounted staff trips, provided by the Resident Office
  • Other employee perks and discounts, including:
    • Free passes for skiing, rock climbing, mountain biking, and golf (dependent on season and resort)
    • 20% Discount at our General Store, Rustic caf, and Jackson Stable horseback rides
    • Discounts at local merchants
  • Discounted nights at YMCA of the Rockies lodges (with some date restrictions based on season/occupancy)

DRUG/ALCOHOL POLICY:

We have a zero tolerance policy for alcohol or drugs on property; in addition, no drug use is tolerated (including marijuana) during your employment with us whether on- or off-duty.

REFERENCES:

You must submit three references with your application, including their name, phone number and email address.

Two references must be someone who know you professionally (former or current manager, supervisor, teacher, professor, coach, pastor, etc.) and one reference must be a family member.

If you are a rehire and have worked at YMCA of the Rockies Estes Park Center, Snow Mountain Ranch, or Camp Chief Ouray at any time during the past three years, references are not required.

ABOUT THE YMCA OF THE ROCKIES:

The YMCA of the Rockies operates two year-round family resorts and conference centers on each side of Rocky Mountain National Park: Estes Park Center located in Estes Park, CO; Snow Mountain Ranch located in Winter Park, CO; and Camp Chief Ouray, a summer resident camp for kids located on the Snow Mountain Ranch property.

The Estes Park Center is the largest YMCA conference center in the world. At nearly 900 acres in size and serving over 200,000 guests each year, a dedicated team of individuals work to provide guests with a world-renowned experience.

We employ people of all ages, from across the country and the world, who want to experience the mountains and support our healthy spirit, mind, and body mission. Join us!

QUESTIONS?
Please call our HR office at 970-586-3341 x1032, or email epchr@ymcarockies.org

 

Position Requirements
 

Full-Time/Part-Time
Seasonal 

Position
Summer Banquet Staff - Seasonal - (Room & Board Provided!) 

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Non-Exempt 

Location
Estes Park Center 

About the Organization
 

EOE Statement
We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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