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Houseperson - WEEKEND

New York - New York - Chelsea Piers/Pier Sixty
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Job Description

Setting up tables, chairs, linens, and perform other duties related to the set up and breakdown of event rooms, while maintaining Pier Sixty LLC  high standards of quality.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Set event rooms per diagram.
  • Stack and store equipment in lumber-room when not in use
  • Assemble and breaking down the dance floors and maintain cleanliness.
  • Place linen and skirting on all tables for functions.
  • Set tables with water glasses, pads, pencils and candies for meetings unless otherwise instructed.
  • Pin-spot tables.
  • Refresh rooms in between functions and room turns.
  • Monitor and refresh guest bathrooms during events and spot check throughout the day.  Refresh paper goods in dispensers as necessary. Empty trash as needed
  • Move all lumber for room turns.
  • Assist captains and Banquet Service Managers during events.
  • Monitor gallery and lobby for cleanliness ensuring spotless mirrors and floors. Remove boxes. Breakdown tables when there are no functions
  • Vacuum ballroom daily. Perform deep cleaning as needed.
  • Clean windows and ledges.
  • Spot clean chairs.  Perform deep cleaning as needed.
  • Clean, organize and maintain storerooms.
  • Spot clean acoustic walls and moveable Partitions.  Perform deep cleaning as needed.
  • Travel, as necessary, to different properties/venues.
  • Perform all reasonable requests by the management team.
  • Attend and participate in all scheduled meetings and training sessions.
  • Follow proper time keeping policies and procedures


Skills & Requirements
  • Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from High School or any other combination of education training or experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time, with limited breaks
  • Ability to lift, carry, load, unload, push, pull up to 80lbs with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Ability to wheel, load, unload push and pull items on a hand truck, dolly, or rack weighing up to 350lbs
  • Ability to withstand extreme temperatures ranging from 0’F to 100’F for extended periods of time
  • Ability to deal effectively with internal and external customers, some who may require high levels of patience, tact, diplomacy in order to diffuse anger and obtain information in order to resolve problems quickly
  • Ability to communicate effectively with associates, management, clients and vendors if necessary.
  • Able to work flexible schedule in order to accommodate business levels.