Hyatt Event Services Manager in NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana

Description:
At Hyatt, we believe our guests select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who are focused on providing efficient service and meaningful experiences.

The Event Services Manager will be responsible for managing set-up and banquet events of a 1,200 room hotel with 200,000 sq ft. of meeting space. This person supervises event room set-ups, service, and maintenance of all banquet functions and banquet equipment. This role is a highly detailed within the hotel to complete event requirement and create an appealing experience for guests. This position reports to the Director of Event Services/Banquets and CS.

Hyatt associates work in an environment that demands exceptional performance yet reaps great rewards. Whether it's career opportunities, job enrichment or a supportive work environment, if you are ready for this challenge, then we are ready for you.

Qualifications:

  • A true desire to satisfy the needs of others in a fast paced environment.
  • Refined verbal communication skills
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time and walk moderate distances
  • Ability to lift, pull, and push a moderate weight (about 50 pounds)
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays
  • Proficient in basic computer skills
  • Minimum 2-year associates degree (prefer 4-year degree)

  • Must have 2-5 years previous Banquets/Event Set-Up Management experience in a mid to large scale operations (400 rooms).

  • Stable work history with verifiable accomplishments

  • Excellent professional references

  • Relatable work experience

Primary Location: US-LA-New Orleans
Organization: Hyatt Regency New Orleans
Pay Basis: Hourly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Banquets
Req ID: NEW008060

Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.