SMG Banquet Captain in Jekyll Island, Georgia


SMG, the leader in privately managed public assembly facilities, has an excellent and immediate opening for the Banquet Captain for SMG/Jekyll Island Convention Center. Responsible for: overseeing all Banquet Functions to include, breakfasts, picnics, buffet, plated and reception events. All functions serving any food & beverage, this includes set up and break down of all space.


Participates in hiring and training of all Servers/Set up staff

Maintaining labor costs to budgeted goals

Fulfilling the requirements of each meeting resume and/or banquet event order

Attend in-house event-related meetings and relays changes immediately with other departments

Maintaining all Banquet equipment, cleanliness, regular inventories and annual maintenance

Attention to detail and consistency in every aspect of service is a must

Position is very hands on with excessive interaction with clients during events

Ordering ecofriendly disposal products, linen and maintaining uniforms

Coordinate event with Event Manager

Schedule special event staff by following scheduling standards

Other duties as assigned


Daily contact with the Food & Beverage Manager and Banquet Manager and other employees.


Supervises all hourly F&B/Set up Staff.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to move around the facility; to stand for long hours during events; talk and hear. This position may require work inside or outside of the building, as needed by events.This position requires stooping, lifting, and moving equipment such as tables, chairs, and portable kitchen equipment.


One year's experience as a food and beverage supervisor or banquet captain

Advanced oral and written communication skills

Strong orientation to customer service and ability to work with other staff members in the facility

Excellent organizational, planning, communication, and inter-personal skills

Ability to undertake and complete multiple tasks.


The essential responsibilities of this position are described under the headings above. They may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons. Also, this document in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.

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