Assistant Wedding Host: Part Time Year Round

Weddings New Paltz, New York



Provide and assist with service and safety for Mohonk Mountain House wedding events.

The host works closely with Wedding Coordinator to help set the stage for a positive wedding experience from the moment guests arrive.  The host understands and supports all policies to ensure a safe and secure environment for all our guests.




  • Greet wedding guests in welcoming manner upon arrival.
  • Direct guests to their designated locations, i.e., ceremony and reception areas.
  • Assist in patrolling indoor and outdoor ceremony areas, allowing for less interruption, traffic, and noise from other guests, day hikers, etc.
  • Assist guests, as needed, with special needs, i.e., wheelchair, golf cart service.
  • Assist with ceremony and reception set up of signs, programs, place cards, favors, etc.  
  • Assist guests with seating location at reception.
  • Able to exert physical effort and endure abundant physical movement inside and

          outside the Mohonk Mountain House in preparation for and during the wedding.

  • Able to stand for long periods of time for the purpose of patrolling function areas.
  • Work efficiently, sometimes under pressure, and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Work weekends, holidays, day and evening hours.
  • Drive and operate a golf cart in a safe and appropriate manner adhering to  

            Mohonk Mountain House guidelines.

  • Understand and maintain NYS and Mohonk Mountain House liquor regulations             concerning alcohol consumption, and attend T.I.P.S certification training.
  • Speak in clear and concise manner with staff and guests.
  • Adhere to Mohonk Mountain House dress and grooming standards, presenting a neat, clean, well-groomed appearance.
  • Maintain a friendly, enthusiastic, confident, understanding, and respectful manner.
  • Familiar with and apply Mohonk Mountain House 14 Service Steps and Strategies.  
  • Assist wedding guests with questions or complaints to the best ability, and report

            to Wedding Coordinator for further assistance and documentation, as needed.

  • Adhere to all Mohonk Mountain House company policies and procedures.
  • Promote safe and secure working environment, and notify Mohonk Mountain House Security immediately to emergency situations.







  • High School graduate.
  • Valid drivers license.
  • Prior work experience in dealing with the public.



Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.