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Hiring Deadline: Open until filled
Position updated on:
Zip Code: 02062
Industry: All
Employer: The One Bistro
Job Tracking ID: 1383172524
Job Description:
Job description: The One Bistro Server provides exceptional courteous and professional service and hospitality to restaurant patrons in accordance with One Bistro's standards throughout the entire visit. Anticipates and reacts to guests' needs and expectations. Demonstrates knowledge of menu items and wine list and demonstrates the ability to upsell. At least two years of upscale dining service preferred.

Job requirements include:
Previous experience in upscale dining restaurant required.
Candidate must have good wine and food knowledge.
Ability to work week-ends and holidays
Ability to work from 10:30 am -- 11:30 PM
Check station before, during and after shift for proper set-up and cleanliness.
Greet guests in a friendly and courteous manner.
Record the details of the order from the guests and process guest checks accurately through the Point of Sale computer.
Replenish beverages as necessary and check with guests for overall satisfaction.
Operate the Point of Sale procedures to pre-check order and close out guest checks.
Perform any other job related duties as assigned.
Maintain a professional appearance and manner at all times.
Must be willing to "pitch-in" and help co- workers with their job duties and be a team player.
Must have basic knowledge of food and beverage preparation, service standards, guest relations and etiquette.
Knowledge of the appropriate table settings, service ware and menu items.
Ability to transport large trays weighing up to 30 lbs. through a crowded room on a continuous basis throughout shift.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates, customers and patrons.
Must have excellent English communication skills. Property Overview and Job Description: As part of a global company, a full time position comes with a superior benefit package including 100% match 401K, bonus plan, pension plan, health and dental insurance, hotel stay discounts and more.


Employee Type: Full-Time, Part-Time
Compensation: Hourly, plus tips

Restaurant Jobs Description

Cooks

The most important factor to consider when hiring a cook is experience. Preferably, experience in the style of food you will be serving. Cooking candidates should express an enthusiasm for the food you plan to serve. If a cook is professionally trained, be sure that they can handle the speed of a busy kitchen as well as produce delicious dishes. Food safety, such as a Serve Safe certification is also a plus. While cooks don’t need to be as personable as the wait staff or hostess, they should be someone who can work as part of team and be reasonably polite.

Wait Staff

If you are expecting a high paced, quick turnover rate each day, you need someone who can move fast. However, if the view of your restaurant is quiet, intimate, and slow-paced, such as fine dining, then you need someone who is comfortable that type of atmosphere. When interviewing for wait staff positions, ask each candidate what their strengths are. A server should be knowledgeable of the type of food you serve, as well as have a basic familiarity of wine and mixed drinks.

Host

The general job of a restaurant host is to meet, greet, and seat customers. Therefore it is an excellent entry-level job for someone without a lot of restaurant experience (or any). The host should be friendly and courteous, and also know how to handle rushes, waiting lines. A host should be an organized person who is comfortable multi-tasking.

Bartender

This position is often tops on the front-of-the house job ladder. To be a great bartender (and that is the only type you should hire) a person must have a wide knowledge of mixed drinks, be friendly to both customers and staff and be a good listener. Great bartenders can give quality, attentive service to their own customers, while still getting the staff their drinks. Honesty is another important requirement. The bartender handles a lot of cash each shift and you need to be able to trust that he or she will not siphon any off the top.

Dishwasher

This is usually an entry-level position in the business. While dishwashing isn't the most desirable job in a restaurant, it is one of the most important. It's always a good idea to be a little nicer to your dishwashers-- give them a free meal or a tip after a particularly busy night to keep them from walking off in the middle of a shift. Because, if they walk, there is a good chance the owner may have to finish the job! If an employee can stick out a few months in the dish pit, then they are worth bringing up through the ranks, since nothing else will help build character the way dishwashing does.

Busboy (also referred to as a Busser)

Often, the first promotion a dishwasher gets is to busboy. This position is ideal for a high school student. The busboy is a gopher of sorts. His main job is to bus the dining room tables, however he can be conscripted by the cooks to fetch ingredients that are running low, or by wait staff to help make desserts or salads. The bartender may have a busser restock his coolers, if he doesn't have his own bar-back. Bussing positions are an excellent way to gain exposure to all parts of the restaurant business, and a good transition to either a front of the house or back of the house position.