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The On-Call Banquet Server works as part of the Catering Department team, and directly under the supervision of the Catering Managers and Banquet Captain. On-Call Banquet Servers work at catered events on the University of Richmond campus, providing courteous service of food and beverages to the University faculty and staff and their guests, and to off-campus clients. On-Call Banquet Servers assist in all set-ups, serving, clearing, restocking and break down of events.


  • Responsible for assisting in all aspects of set-up, break-down, and service at various catered events on the University of Richmond campus
  • Must have basic food safety knowledge
  • Must be able to operate various equipment safely (ex: coffee machines, dishwashers)
  • Responsible and trustworthy
  • Self-motivated, pro-active, and able to work independently
  • Maintain a high standard of personal hygiene and appearance
  • Willing to work flexible hours, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Effective verbal communication skills
  • Courteous and well mannered
  • Must be able to bend, lift and stoop frequently (ex: serving trays with food)
  • Must be able to stand on feet for long periods of time
  • Must be able to follow instructions well


  • Previous banquet, catering, and/or restaurant wait staff experience preferred
  • Previous bartending experience is a plus
  • Ability to follow instructions well
  • Ability to carry 40 lbs., (food tray / we will train)


  • High School diploma or GED preferred


  • Weekly hours vary, must be available to work days, nights, and weekends
  • Temporary/On-call as needed; 3-4 hour shifts; less than 1,000 hours/year


At the University of Richmond, we’re creative, inclusive, and determined. We’re Spiders, and our mission is to create positive change in the UR community and beyond.

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