Job Catering & Special Event Supervisor in Toronto

Catering & Special Event Supervisor

Job description

Event Supervisor (Part Time)

Massey College is a place where people and ideas intersect. The College strives to empower the next generation of thinkers and leverage the great intellectual wealth of interdisciplinary, intergenerational, inclusive and informed community in service to the public good.

With that in mind, we are currently looking to hire a part time event supervisor to join our team to support the catering and special events that take place often at the College.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Direct the daily activities and execute events based on Banquet Event Orders
  • Ensure event rooms are set up and prepared on time and according to standards
  • Train and supervise a team of servers
  • Anticipates client needs/concerns and makes plans to resolve then in a friendly and timely manner
  • Providing guests with excellent, personalized service while servicing food in a fast paced environment
  • Maintaining an ongoing knowledge of client food preferences and any dietary restrictions
  • Adhering to and enforcing Health & Safety protocols
  • Maintain a safe and hazard-free working environment
  • Support the Catering Manager and Event Supervisor in executing events
  • Maintain communication with staff
  • Performing other duties as required

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Passion for the hospitality industry and providing a high level of customer service
  • Minimum 2 years experience in the hospitality industry
  • Smart Serve Certification
  • Computer skills an asset
  • High attention to detail
  • High level of professionalism and problem solving skills
  • Must be dependable and a team player
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize matters and take corrective actions
  • Flexibility in schedule, must be able to work evenings and weekends. Approximately 20-25 hours per week
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 20 pounds
  • Bartending experience an asset
  • Polished appearance and work attire

Job Types: Part-time, Fixed term contract, Casual, Freelance
Contract length: 10 months
Part-time hours: 20 per week

Salary: $24.00 per hour


  • Discounted or free food
  • Flexible schedule
  • Tuition reimbursement

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • English not required


  • 4 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evenings
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay
  • Tips

COVID-19 considerations:
COVID-19 safety measures and protocols at Massey College follow the provincial and University of Toronto guidelines.


  • catering and / or special event: 2 years (preferred)

Application deadline: 2022-09-30

Job Catering & Special Event Supervisor in Toronto

Massey College