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Robert's Restaurant Host

Robert's Restaurant Host

Requisition ID 
2017-18862
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 
9/15/2017
Category (Portal Searching) 
Food & Beverage

More information about this job

Location

Shoreham Hotel

 

Shoreham

 

Nestled in the Woodley Park neighborhood of Washington, DC, the Omni Shoreham Hotel is a true urban oasis within the Capitol City. Associates pride themselves as being a part of a historic landmark serving as host to numerous presidents, dignitaries, political events and inaugural balls.


Associates can enjoy and be rewarded by several career development opportunities and the environment to grow one’s career into various areas of the hotel including leadership roles. The Omni Shoreham Hotel associates consistently rank their place of employment as one of the Best Places to Work by the Washington Business Journal and scored the hotel with the highest ever results on the Associate Engagement Survey in 2012.


Associates at the Omni Shoreham Hotel are proud of being a true part of an extended family and many have spent their entire careers within the hotel, some with over 4 decades of service! We celebrate these milestones and as well as many other successes on a monthly basis during our all associate rallies, “Hibiscus Huddles, “in honor of our company logo.

Job Description

To ensure all guests are greeted and seated in a friendly and courteous manner using appropriate procedures, in accordance with Omni Standards.

Responsibilities

  • Assist managers in opening and closing.
  • Answering phone calls.
  • Ensure guests are greeting upon arrive and seated in a timely fashion.
  • Assist in clearing and resetting tables when needed. 
  • Control heavy volume at Restaurant entrance.
  • Knowledge of hotel property.
  • Attend to and anticipate guests needs.
  • Familiarization with menu.
  • Introduce server to guest.
  • Thank guests as they leave.
  • Knowledge of daily specials.
  • Assign guest checks.

Qualifications

  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Prior host experience preferred.
  • Must be able to multi task and work as part of a team.
  • Must be able to stand and walk for an extended period of time. 
  • Must be able to move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing up to 10lbs without assistance.
  • Must be able to work flexible shifts including days, nights, weekends, and holidays. 
  • Ability to work lunch shifts required. 
  • Some computer skills needed.