We will need 3 photo’s and a resume emailed to:
- head shot
- Body shots
Yes, if you are going to apply for work in our hospitality and/or banquets department HIVE Staffing requires a standard all black uniform in order to just register. The standard uniform is:
- Black Slacks, no jeans
- Solid black non skid shoes
- Long sleeved black button up shirt with a collar (Male oxford style shirt)
If you are going to work in any culinary positions and are NEVER going to work any other positions but culinary you do NOT have to have the above type uniform. You are required to wear the following:
- Black Slacks, No jeans
- Chef Coat or Shirt
- Staffing will depend on the style of service and the number of guests at your party. Please call or email the HIVE Staffing Agency location nearest to you. A Staffing Specialist will be happy to discuss the details of your event and assist you in determining the quantity of staff that’s right for your event.
- For a quick reference, refer to our staffing calculator.
- The HIVE Staffing Agency excels by focusing only on staffing. We don’t provide food, beverages or rentals, but we’re glad to refer you to companies in your area that provide those services. We’re strictly a corporate event and residential party staffing company.
- HIVE Staffing Agency require all our staff to check in with our HIVE Captains a minimum of 30 minutes before a start time of a shift. When all staff are present and accounted for we will inform our clients so they can have the staff start working towards job tasks for the event.
- Our servers, event captains, bartenders, and cooks can execute any type of event – from elaborate weddings to intimate dinners. Whether you are working with a caterer, having your favorite restaurant deliver food, or preparing the meal yourself, having just one or an entire team with HIVE Staffing on hand to take care of service allows you to relax and enjoy your special event.
- All of our employees have an average of one year experience in the catering/food service industry. We only send our most experienced and personable staff to residential parties. All staff has attended and completed at a minimum a Banquet Training with our HIVE Training Specialists.
Yes, in addition to our prep cooks and grill cooks, HIVE Staffing employs executive level personal chefs who can work with you to create and cook a complete customized menu for your special event. Please inquire well in advance if you are in need of a Personal Chef.
When will I get an Event HIVE Captain?
- On larger parties or events with an intricate time line (like a formal sit down dinner) or a banquet server order of 5 or more you will always get a HIVE Captain. The HIVE Captains have the leadership experience and problem-solving skills to ensure your event runs seamlessly.
- Hourly rates vary depending on the job description. There is a four hour minimum on all positions requested. Please contact HIVE Staffing at 1-877-232-HIVE and select the client prompt in your city and we will be happy to provide a quote.
- For private pay events when we take your order we will ask for all of your pertinent contact information as well as a valid credit card number to confirm the order. The office holds the card number on file. It is never shared with the staffer(s) working the event. Depending on the number of staff you need, a deposit may be required.
For Corporate Clients we will run a DNB Credit Check and can offer a line of credit with payment terms set up as far as Net 30 days.
- With the exception a few busy nights per year, HIVE Staffing often has the ability to accommodate “last-minute” orders for staff so please don’t hesitate to call your local HIVE Staffing office and inquire today.
The hourly rate does not include any gratuity for our staff. Tipping is always at your discretion. If our staff meet or exceed your expectations, we suggest a gratuity between 20%-30% depending on your level of satisfaction. You can pay the staff directly in cash, or the gratuity can be added to your final credit card.
- HIVE Staffing’s standard uniform in solid black everything for banquets. If you require a different uniform please refer to the Attire Options Tab to view different choices. If not specified our staff will arrive in the all black uniform.
Please refer to your service agreement for cancellation fees.