ARAMARK Catering Services Coordinator - Detroit, MI in Detroit, Michigan
Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) proudly serves Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, state-of-the-art healthcare providers, the world’s leading educational institutions, iconic destinations and cultural attractions, and numerous municipalities in 19 countries around the world. Our 270,000 team members deliver experiences that enrich and nourish millions of lives every day through innovative services in food, facilities management and uniforms. We operate our business with social responsibility, focusing on initiatives that support our diverse workforce, advance consumer health and wellness, protect our environment, and strengthen our communities. Aramark is recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE, as well as an employer of choice by the Human Rights Campaign and DiversityInc. Learn more at www.aramark.com at http://www.aramark.com/ or connect with us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Aramark/ and Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/aramark .
Job Summary: The Catering Supervisor is responsible for supervision and support in planning catering events of varying sizes and levels in both central and satellite locations. Ensures that all catering brand standards and initiatives are consistently achieved.
Essential Tasks & Responsibilities:
Develops and is accountable for a safety culture that creates a work environment where no one gets hurt. Directly supervises catering operations including such duties as coordination of staff and rental equipment, set-up, preparation, service, and break down of catered foods, beverages, and events of varying size and complexity.
Booking of events, selecting and costing menu items, and pricing as needed.
Assists with hiring, discipline, and performance reviews.
Coordinates activities with other internal departments. Participates in management team meetings. Interfaces with vendors and key service users within client organization.
Facilitate external customer relations; represents Aramark and the client at any and all meetings and events.
Ensures that appropriate sanitation, organization, and safety standards are met through the use of checklists, hands-on supervision, and follow-up.
Participates in all catering training programs; helps to develop and implement training programs for hourly, part-time, and student employees.
Aid in implementation and adherence to all Aramark OpX Catering initiatives and guidelines.
Minimum of two years operational experience in a hotel/banquet setting required.
Prior experience with booking of events preferred.
Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran