HOST / HOSTESS
Host/Hostess works as part of a team to ensure that IHR customers receive excellent customer service. S/he is responsible for: greeting and efficiently seating guests in a restaurant that is properly maintained; supervising all staff; and maintaining a courteous and efficient operation of the dining room. Requirements include: knowledge of restaurant operations, guest relations; written and verbal English language communication skills; the ability to remember, recite and promote the variety of menu items; and the ability to effectively solve customer complaints and concerns in a friendly and positive manner.
This position requires a Pre-Hire Assessment as part of the application process. For best results we recommend you complete the assessment in one seating without any interruptions or distractions and therefore advise that you begin the application process when you can dedicate 20-30 minutes of uninterrupted time to apply for this opening.
Interstate is an EEO/AA/M/F/D/V employer.
BASIC PURPOSE : Greet and seat all guests and ensure a quality dining experience.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :
1. Ensure all tables are properly set before seating guests. (10%)
2. Maintain seating chart for rotation of stations. (10%)
3. Greet and seat guests properly and issue menus. (10%)
4. Answer phone properly and follow all reservation procedures. (10%)
5. Follow accurate cash handling and room charge procedures. (5%)
6. Organize and maintain a clean service podium. (3%)
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