Banquet Housemen @ UnionLeague



POSITION: Banquet Housemen

REPORTS TO: Conference Services Manager, Housemen Supervisor, Banquet Captains,

Director of Banquet Operations


To set all function rooms accurately, completely with a great sense of urgency

Vacuum and Clean all function rooms and public spaces in the clubhouse before and after every function

Including by not limited to: Vacuuming, Dry Mopping, Wet Mopping

Maintain a Daily, Weekly, and Monthly Cleaning Schedule

Steam and Deep Clean supplies and equipment per request from supervisor

Establish a warm welcome and professional atmosphere for all members, guests, and employees

Ensure all function rooms are set accordingly to the given specifications

Respond to all supervisor, client, and member requests immediately

Ability to read, comprehend, and execute all given worksheets and Private Event Orders

Attend all scheduled meetings for the department or as requested

Adhere to the standard uniform code and professional code of conduct

Carry and Operate a walkie-talkie with an ear piece during shift

Storage and Delivery of Meeting Materials and Packages to the Box Storage Room (BSR) or Function Rooms

Ability to set up, breakdown, and return to the storage location for the following items:

Ensure all light fixtures in the clubhouse and function spaces are properly working. If the light fixture is not in working condition, this needs to be reported to a supervisor

Be respectful throughout each shift of the historical paintings, statues, display cases, and overall League House

Able to work 3 – 5 hours at a time without a break

Bending and lifting required

Ability to stand for extended periods of time

Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs and push up to 250 lbs

MANDATORY WORK DAYS INCLUDE (But are not limited to):

New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Day

Easter Sunday

Mother’s Day

Fall Ball (every First Saturday in November)

Thanksgiving Day

Family Christmas (every First Sunday in December)



This job is open at the following location:

Union League- 140 South Broad Street - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19102