Title:  Houseman - SHAW CENTRE

Requisition #:  348530

Ottawa, ON, CA, K1N 9J2

Career Area:  Hourly & Seasonal

Job Description

“Houseman” are responsible for working as a team to maintain, break down, and refresh room set ups for conferences, large events, and meetings. As well as refreshing rooms during the day, and providing a world class experience for our guests.”


  • Steel toe work boots
  • The ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate efficiently in English
  • Availability to work overnights if required.
  • Experience in the hotel or banquet setup field is appreciated but not required.

This role may have physical demands including, but not limited to, lifting, bending, pushing, pulling and/or extended walking and standing. This role may also require uniforms and/or usage of Personal Protective equipment (PPE).

Job Responsibilities

Know and comply with all ARAMARK and client policies and procedures regarding safety, security, and emergencies

Assures that all housemen report to duty punctually, well-groomed, and in proper attire and is responsible to the conduct and behavior of said staff

Coordinate with other departments when required

Facilitate room setups or flips by reading and understanding floorplans, assigning houseman to required tasks and having a working knowledge of all equipment and room setups

The shift may also include the use of ride on tow motors and/or pallet jacks

Provide management with a detailed pass off at the end of shift

Ensure room set up and refresh standards are upheld.

Utilizes time and resources in the most efficient and effective manner possible

Must work well with fellow employees, as a team member, working toward common goals

Keep water services and amenity stations (mints, paper, pens) stocked in all meeting rooms

Provides a safe environment for customers by keeping assigned area free of clutter.

Properly stores all materials and equipment at the end of each working shift

Abides by and upholds overall customer service standards

Performs other such duties as may be required or directed

The job profile does not contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, or responsibilities. Job duties, responsibilities and activates may change, or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.


About Aramark

Our Mission

Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet.

At Aramark, we believe that every employee should enjoy equal employment opportunity and be free to participate in all aspects of the company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by applicable law.

About Aramark

The people of Aramark proudly serve millions of guests every day through food, facilities, and uniform services in 19 countries around the world. Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you're pursuing - a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work - our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at http://www.aramarkcareers.com or connect with us on FacebookInstagram and Twitter.