Banquet Attendant/Driver

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Penn State Hospitality Services
The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center
Full/Part Time:


Operate University vehicles to transport product, materials, equipment, and personnel to and from various local destinations. Load and unload vehicles, verifying items to ensure accuracy; Direct the work of others assisting with loading and unloading. Prepare set-ups for banquets and special dinners. Occasionally move, remove, and/or relocate chairs, tables, equipment, supplies, etc. at offsite locations, as needed. Deliver and serve food items to guests’ tables. Butler food and beverages by serving items while circulating among the guests. Ensure serving lines and buffets are maintained at proper temperatures and freshness. Set up and restock buffet items. Clear guest tables, buffet tables and reception tables during and after events. Remove items to stand or kitchen as required. Set tables with appropriate utensils, condiments, linen, ornamentation, etc. Keep condiment containers cleaned and filled. Maintain side work areas in a clean and orderly fashion; keep stocked with appropriate items. Maintain dining area in a clean and orderly fashion; as required, dust and polish furniture and fixtures, dry and polish silverware, and perform cleaning chores. Ensure that all plate ware, glassware, serving and dining utensils, chafing dishes, linens, etc. are properly cleaned prior to service and after event completion. Wipe off service plates, and as required wash service plates by hand. Report unusual conditions to supervisor or individual in charge of dining area. Report need for repairs, inspections, maintenance, etc., to vehicles. Clean interior of vehicle. Job Requirements: Requires the use of simple writing, adding, subtracting, whole numbers and the carrying out of instructions; and the use of fixed gauges and direct reading instruments and devices in which interpretation is not required. Up to and including 3 months of effective experience. Shift: Various Days Off: Various NOTE: THIS POSITION REQUIRES THAT YOU OPERATE A MOTOR VEHICLE AS A PART OF YOUR JOB DUTIES. A VALID DRIVER`S LICENSE AND SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF A MOTOR VEHICLE RECORDS CHECK WILL BE REQUIRED IN ADDITION TO STANDARD BACKGROUND CHECKS.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088