House of Blues Busser in Chicago, Illinois

Job Summary:

Who are we?

Live Nation Entertainment is the world’s leading live entertainment and eCommerce company, comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster.com, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation and Live Nation Network. Ticketmaster.com is the global event ticketing leader and one of the world’s top five eCommerce sites, with over 27 million monthly unique visitors. Live Nation Concerts produces over 22,000 shows annually for more than 2,300 artists globally. Artist Nation is the world’s top artist management company, representing over 250 artists. These businesses power Live Nation Network, the leading provider of entertainment marketing solutions, enabling over 800 advertisers to tap into the 200 million consumers Live Nation delivers annually through its live event and digital platforms. For additional information, visit www.livenation.com/investors.

HOB Entertainment, a division of Live Nation Entertainment, offers exceptional club venues nationwide. House of Blues Venues provide several genres of live music, from Rock, Hip Hop, Country, Rock en Español, Blues, Jazz, Reggae and Pop. House of Blues venues are also known for their southern-style cuisine, juke-joint inspired atmosphere and the World Famous Gospel Brunch.

House of Blues opened its doors on Thanksgiving Day in 1992, serving its first meal to the local shelters. Since opening, House of Blues has been committed to giving back to the community through the International House of Blues Foundation.

Who are you?

Passionate and motivated. Driven, with an entrepreneurial spirit. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. At Live Nation Entertainment, our people embrace these qualities, so if this sounds like you then please read on!

The Role:

  • Maintain restaurant cleanliness in an efficient, professional manner and contribute to an excellent guest experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform table maintenance duties according HOB service standards

  • Perform Opening/Running/Closing duties according to HOB Service Standards

  • Respond to guest inquiries and requests in a courteous and polite manner

  • Maintain line of sight/atmosphere control by circulating through work area throughout shift

  • Safely transport bus tubs weighing up to 40 lbs from table areas to dish room

  • Keep all ice bins parred to fullest levels at all times

  • Keep floor neat, clean and free of food, trash and other obstacles throughout shift

  • Clean all spills immediately, use floor signs to caution guests and staff

  • Put all trash and recyclable products in proper receptacles

  • Clean and stock line to par throughout shift

  • Follow housekeeping standards per policy

  • Operate trash compactor per procedures policy

  • Ensure that trash cans/slim jims are clean, free of odor and lined

  • Keep all dust pans clean and free of stuck on debris/odor

  • Separate glass, cardboard and plastics per local codes

  • Pre-roll and store table paper, per venue specifications

  • Keep current on all standard operating procedures

  • Stay informed of current menu items and descriptions

  • Follow private party service guidelines to ensure event success

  • Turn all lost and found items in to MOD

  • Attend pre-shift meeting conducted by MOD prior to start of each shift

  • Assist Other Employees as Needed

  • Maintain House of Blues safety and sanitation standards

Qualifications:

Required:

  • (State or County Licensee or Certification Requirement)/ Responsible Alcohol Awareness Training Certification or Equivalent

  • High volume kitchen operations

  • Food Service as either an Expeditor or Server in a high volume environment

  • Exceptional communication skills

  • Sense of Urgency

  • Time Management

  • Kitchen sanitation standards

  • Critical thinking and decision making

  • High School diploma

  • Tolerance of all cultures, music and art forms

Preferred:

  • Ability to communicate in Spanish

  • Point of Sales experience

Physical Demands/Working Environment:

  • Work environment is fast-paced

  • Position requires extended periods of prolonged standing and working on your feet

  • Must be able to lift or move up to 25 lbs using proper lifting techniques

If the above description sounds like you and fits your background, apply online at http://www.livenation.com/careers/index.html to join the Live Nation Entertainment team today!

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HIRING PRACTICESThe preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Live Nation Entertainment recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Live Nation Entertainment may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.

About Us

Named us as one of the Top 40 North American companies in attracting and keeping top talent by LinkedIn, Live Nation is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing, and we offer a world of opportunity. Our Ticketmaster team doesn't just embrace new technology, we develop ground-breaking software and applications to support our world-leading ticketing platform. Our mix of legendary and brand new venues and restaurants, including the House of Blues, offer an array of hospitality careers. And our unparalleled roster of artists are supported by diverse professionals in all facets of finance, marketing and other corporate operations.

Generous vacation, healthcare and retirement benefits are just the foundation of supporting our full-time, global workforce of more than 10,000. We offer continuing professional development in addition to tuition reimbursement. We also provide paid time off to bond with a new child (plus a bonus to help with expenses); paid time off to care for a sick child and to volunteer for causes that are important to you. Plus, working for the world's largest live event and ticketing company means you'll have access to concerts, festivals, sports games and other events through our exclusive employee ticket concierge.

There is no bigger stage for your career. See what your future looks like at Live Nation Entertainment.