Food and Beverage Server

  • Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
  • Banff, AB, Canada
  • May 31, 2019
Full time Entry Level Restaurant-Food Service Server

Job Description

Benefits of working at Banff Centre

  • Some of the best staff housing in the Bow Valley
  • Staff cafeteria and restaurant discounts
  • Onsite fitness facility (Sally Borden Fitness and Recreation) at a discounted rate – first month free!
  • Discounts for yourself and your family and friends at our two on-site hotels
  • Free or reduced admission to Banff Centre performances and events

For more information please visit our benefits page.

The Opportunity

As part of our award-winning hospitality services, Banff Centre features a number of dining options for guests and program participants.

The Food & Beverage department is looking for a friendly, team-oriented Server to assist in the smooth and efficient operation of food and beverage services for special functions, Vistas dining room and the staff cafeteria.  All Banff Centre Food and Beverage Servers start in banquet style service and enjoy consistent hours-per-week and flexible scheduling.

Specific Accountabilities

  • Positively engaging our guests
  • Serving food and beverages
  • Setting tables, stocking bus stations and any pre-banquet set-up required
  • Clearing tables, tearing down banquet stations, tidying up spaces
  • Taking payment where applicable

Qualification and Educational Requirements

  • Completion of Alberta ProServe certification.
  • Previous hospitality experience as a food-service attendant or in a related customer-service focused area.
  • Able to work under minimal supervision while providing excellent customer service.
  • Enjoys interacting with a diverse group of people (artists, leadership participants, conference delegates, etc.).
  • Budgets and organizes their time proactively to provide consistent and enjoyable service.
  • Able to lift and carry up to 30 pounds.

Special Requirements

  • Candidates offered a position with the Banff Centre, in this capacity, will be required to obtain a criminal record check verifying a clear record before a final job offer can be finalized.
  • Due to the nature of the job, this position requires the candidate to be available to work a flexible, irregular schedule and weekends.
  • Due to liquor license requirements, only candidates 18 years and older can be considered for this position

Employment Terms & Benefits

In accordance with CUPE 4318, this is a unionized, hourly support staff position, subject to a 500-hour probationary period.

This position pays $15.00 per hour working up to 37.5 hours per week on a rotating schedule.

Application Process

We are accepting applications for the Food and Beverage Server until a suitable candidate is found.  

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.