Catering Event Servers


Do you love people and getting paid to party?  Are you the creative and hardworking type looking for a non-traditional schedule with an ever-growing events company?  Then look no further and consider joining our team!

 The JDK Group Catering & Events is Central PA’s premier catering and event-planning company where clients, and their special life moments, come first. Since 1987, we’ve continued to set the standards for events and hospitality for the areas surrounding Harrisburg, Lancaster, and York. With over 25 years of event management experience and the ability to plan a celebration for 15 to 15,000 people, our talented and passionate team offers exceptional guest service, incredible fresh food, and innovative event design.

 This position would require someone who has a flexible schedule, can work nights and weekends, enjoys working with a team and most importantly, enjoys ensuring an incredible guest experience!  Your weekly work schedule would be dependent on our wedding and event calendar, which includes both late nights and weekends.  Events can range from weddings, to birthday celebrations, graduations, corporate functions and more. This is a part-time position with the opportunity of full-time hours long term. 

While experience in the hospitality or food service industry is beneficial, it is not a requirement so if you’ve ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of all those cool weddings and celebrations you've attended, now is your chance!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Set-up, Serve, and Tear-down Events
  • Team Collaboration
  • Ability to lift 25 lbs.
  • Ability to work shifts ranging from 8 - 14 hours

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Effective Communication
  • Passion, Energy, and Motivation
  • Detail Oriented
  • Reliable Transportation

Values and Culture

At JDK, we pride ourselves on being a passionate team. In fact, we’ve promoted 75% of our current team in-house. It’s why our customers expect nothing less than an amazing event from us. We set a very high standard for ourselves, and constantly innovate by embracing, not fearing, change.

JDK also offers a flexible work schedule to fit into your busy life and a 401k with up to a 4% match after 1 year of employment and 1,000 hours.  Did we mention our happy hours and incredible food that you'll taste when onsite??!  

One employee wrote:

“What I love about JDK is that the team is amazing. I have found a new passion in the catering business. It’s also awesome that there are tons of opportunities to move up within the company, from server to sales rep. My favorite thing is wedding season. I love making people happy with my drinks! I really do get paid to party!”

Please take a minute to watch a video of some of our employees talking about working for JDK.

So, if you’re interested in being part of our creative and diverse event-planning team, please apply today!

Job Type: Part-time with possible full time hours during season

Pay: up to $13/hr to start with the potential to move to up to $17/hr

COVID-19 considerations:
Masks are required. Temperature check before each shift. Sanitation provided by the company.


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