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Host, Hostess | Jefferson's | Part Time

Host, Hostess | Jefferson's | Part Time

Requisition ID 
2017-16413
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-VA-Hot Springs
Posted Date 
6/5/2017
Category (Portal Searching) 
Restaurant Operations

More information about this job

Location

The Homestead

 

Homestead

 

Our employees are what make The Homestead what it is. Since 1766, they’ve helped us offer guests an opportunity to enjoy Southern hospitality at its best. Located in the Allegheny Mountains of Virginia, we are a four-season resort that boasts superb restaurant dining experiences, championship golf, spa, winter sports and numerous other activities ideal for families and corporate outings.

 

Omni Homestead’s associates enjoy a dynamic and exciting work environment, comprehensive training and mentoring, along with the pride that comes from working for a company with a reputation for exceptional service. We embody a culture of respect, gratitude and empowerment day in and day out. If you are a friendly, motivated person, with a passion to serve others, the Homestead may be your perfect match.

Job Description

The Host / Hostess is responsible to manage flow of guest traffic in the restaurant, and is expected to provide prompt and courteous service to all guests dining at The Homestead, both in person and over the phone. Hosts / Hostesses are responsible to greet all guests, engage in conversation when appropriate, and seat guests, accommodating special requests as feasible, ensuring an even distribution guests across servers' sections.

Qualifications

  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills
  • Must have current, or be willing to obtain before start, ABC and ServeSafe Certifications
  • Must be able and willing  to stand for 8-10 hours each shift
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 10lbs
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, with shifts including weekends, holidays and evenings
  • Previous guest / customer service experience
  • Knowledge of appropriate verbiage for fine dining setting (preferred)
  • Previous experience working as a host / hostess (preferred)