Lead Banquet Server, The Penn Stater

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Auxiliary and Business Services
Hospitality Services
Full/Part Time:


Hospitality Services: The Banquets Department at the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center is seeking candidates for a lead server position. This position will act as a first point of contact for banquet servers during events, and will be expected to work closely with Banquet Department managers, kitchen staff, and multiple other departments. Duties include: all regular duties of a banquet server (serving food and beverages, setting tables and buffet lines, carrying trays, clearing tables), communicating service initiatives to full time and part time employees, assist in daily operations of on-premise and off-premise events, ensure that all function rooms are properly set, direct employee activities as appropriate, other duties as assigned. The successful candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and will give top priority to customer satisfaction. Must be able to stand or walk for extended periods of time. Pay rate is $12.00 to $15.00 per hour for this position. Work hours are various, and will include some weekends and holidays.

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