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Host/Hostess

Requisition #2291784
Job LocationCanada-British Columbia-Nanaimo
Job StreamFood, Beverage & Banquets
Site LocationCasino Nanaimo
Job TypePermanent, Part-Time
Number of Positions Open1
Posting Date24-Nov-2017
Expiry Date24-Dec-2017
Travel RequiredNot Required
Educational RequirementsN/A
Languages RequiredEnglish
Job Description

Do you love meeting new people, working in a fun and fast-paced environment, helping our guests by creating great experiences and memories with a friendly smile, and providing outstanding service?

We are currently on the look out for an excellent team members to fill the position of Host or Hostess in our brand new restaurant— The Well Public House. Under the supervision of the F& B Manager, this position is responsible for greeting and seating guests with regard to operational guidelines while contributing to a safe and welcoming work environment for all employees. This position may be performed in the restaurant, on the casino floor, or at the bar.

 The successful candidate will demonstrate the following qualifications: 

  • Greet guests by name wherever possible
  • Seat guests in area of choice and distributes menus; advises guests of daily or weekly specials
  • Explains how various menu items or beverages are prepared
  • Assists with cleaning tables or counters; removes dishes and re-stocks when required
  • Performs opening or closing duties as required
  • Maintains accurate records, wait lists and reservations
  • Ensures table availability through communication with bussing and serving staff; maximizes seating arrangements
  • Performs server duties if applicable; counts cash float at end of shift if applicable
  • Liaises and communicates effectively with all appropriate operational departments
  • Develops and cultivates strong working relationships with all stakeholders: guests, ownership and employees
  • Ensures compliance with licensing laws, health and safety and other statutory regulations
  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following qualifications: 

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Shows initiative and creativity
  • Professional Appearance
  • Minimum 1 year experience serving in a restaurant environment
  • POS knowledge is an asset
  • Grade 12 education preferred
  • Serving It Right certification
  • Food Safe certification
  • Live GCC values on the job; Integrity, Team Engagement, Drive to Succeed, Service Excellence, and Citizenship

Candidates must be ready and willing to work a flexible schedule, including evenings, weekends, and holidays. The hours of work will be based on customer and business needs.