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Position Detail - Waitperson - PTOC

Waitperson - PTOC

Apply now Job no: 492935
Work type: Staff Part-time
Location: South Hadley, MA
Categories: Dining Services

Position Type: Staff Part-time

Hours per week: 8-15   

Weeks per year: 52

Work Schedule: Days, nights, weekends, holidays 

Department Summary & Job Purpose:

The Willits-Hallowell Center, a catering and conference facility on the Mount Holyoke Campus,
has part-time on call positions for waitstaff. Hours will vary depending on the time of year.
We offer a positive and friendly work environment with a competitive starting rate.


Core Job Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • The waitstaff is responsible for the service of food and beverage to guests and to assist with the setup and breakdown of all events. 

Qualifications: Minimum of at least one year of wait staff work experience, preferably in a banquet environment.
Ability to communicate effectively with guests and co-workers.
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team and have the personal characteristics of good judgement and maturity.

Preferred Qualifications: Bartending experience is a plus and may lead to additional hours.

License/Certifications: TIPs and Serve Safe certifications a plus but not necessary.

Compliance Requirements: 

Physical Demands: Ability to lift and carry, to and from dining areas, trays weighing up to 30 pounds.
Occasionally required to assist in the set-up of function room, involving moving tables and chairs as needed. Packing ,loading, and unloading of catering vehicles.

Working Conditions: We offer a positive and friendly work environment with a competitive starting rate.  

Background Checks:

Mount Holyoke College is committed to providing a safe and secure environment, supported by qualified
employees that will allow all of its students, faculty, staff and those associated with them to successfully
carry out the mission of the college. As a condition of employment, the College will conduct appropriate
background checks for all new hires. Mount Holyoke has designated the Office of Human Resources as
the office responsible for ensuring that background checks (CORI, SORI, Credit History, & Driver

Credential) are completed and utilized in the hiring process and Five College Office of Compliance and
Risk Management as the office responsible for facilitating background checks as articulated in this policy.

Special Instructions for Applicants: 

Apply online by application deadline. Application materials must include 1) a cover letter summarizing
interests and qualifications, 2) a complete resume or curriculum vitae, and 3) contact information for 3
professional references. 

Mount Holyoke College is a women’s college that is gender diverse. The College is committed to providing equal access and opportunity in employment and education to all employees and students. In compliance with state and federal law, Mount Holyoke College does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, genetic information, sex, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, ancestry, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status under federal, state or local law. The College does not discriminate on the basis of gender in the recruitment and admission of students to its graduate program.

Mount Holyoke College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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