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Banquet & Conference Setup Team - Vail Marriott

Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: Vail, CO, US

Company: Vail Resorts

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

Catering Services (Banquet and Conference Setup Team) - Vail Marriott - Full Time - Year Round - Vail, CO - Great Tips & full Medical, Dental, Vision + Marriott Travel Benefits upon hire!

Experience of a Lifetime. More than just our mission, these words describe our unique and iconic resorts and the people who share a desire to achieve and experience excellence.  One of our core values is to provide an exceptional experience to our guests and to our employees.  An opportunity to work for Vail Resorts Hospitality is an opportunity to bring out your full passion for everything our company stands for, including our commitment to our product, the communities we live in, the environment and our shareholders. Our employees are good at what they do, and we welcome people who bring enthusiasm and pride to work.


The Vail Marriott Mountain Resort is now hiring a Catering Services House Person whose secondary responsibilities will include serving with the banquet service team.  This is a Full Time, Year-Round position that includes benefits such as paid time off, health insurance, Vail Resorts employee ski pass, and Vail Resorts / Marriott associate discounts.


Job Summary:

The overall responsibility is to ensure that our group guests have the highest quality conference experience possible while maintaining a profitable department that is environmentally responsible. This position’s primary responsibilities are the accurate and timely execution of room sets, room flips, and room refreshes for our conference guests.  This position’s secondary responsibilities are to assist the banquet service team in excellent food and beverage service to our group guests.


Benefits of this full time year-round position include hourly gratuity based pay, paid time off, health insurance, Vail Resorts Ski Pass, and Marriott Associate hotel discounts.  This position is also a great opportunity for those looking to grow their career within both the world's premier ski company (Vail Resorts) and the world's largest travel company (Marriott).


Additional Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Accurate and timely room sets according to published Banquet Event Orders.
  • Ensures that the guest experience is excellent in regards to atmosphere and service.
  • Capable of working as a member of a cohesive team and maintaining a positive, proactive attitude.
  • Consistently adheres to the Vail Resorts Presentation Standards to be clean, neat and professional.
  • Completes all duties properly and in a timely manner.  Seeks out additional responsibilities when work assigned is complete.
  • Handles all opening and/or closing duties required.
  • Practices safe work habits in all types of duties and with all equipment.    
  • Complies with all Resort policies, procedures and standards of operation. 



  • Must be able to read, write, speak, understand and comprehend English fluently. -required
  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience. -required
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in banquets and/or conference services. –preferred
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in written form to guests, managers and employees. -required
  • Must be TIPS certified or able to become TIPS certified within 30 days of hire. -required
  • Must be able to routinely lift up to 50 lbs. -required
  • Must be able to stand and walk up to 8 hours at a time. -required
  • Must be able to work weekends, holidays and evenings. –required
  • In-person interviews. -preferred.


One Job – Double the Benefits.
Working for the Marriott at Vail gives you access to the phenomenal mountain town that is Vail, CO and all the perks that come with being a Vail Resorts Employee (Free Ski Pass, discounted lodging at all Vail properties, discounts on retail items and FB locations). Not only that, but take advantage of the Marriott team member benefits (discounted room rates at all Marriott’s nation-wide) to truly get the most out of your hospitality experience. Come join our team of incredible people with passion for customer service and making sure everyone checking in feels like they are home.

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 167616

Nearest Major Market: Denver