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Requisition #001-2301432
Job LocationCanada-British Columbia-Vancouver
Job StreamFood, Beverage & Banquets
Site LocationHastings Racecourse
Job TypeSeasonal, Part-Time
Contract Duration6 months
Salary/Rate$13.78 / Hour
Number of Positions Open2
Posting Date10-Apr-2018
Expiry Date10-May-2018
Travel RequiredNot Required
Educational RequirementsN/A
Languages RequiredEnglish
Job Description

Hastings Racecourse is currently seeking qualified individuals for the position of Reservationist to join our F&B department. This is a seasonal part-time position; successful applicants must be available to work on live race days (Friday through Sunday) and all holidays.


Position Summary: Under the general supervision of Food & Beverage Management, this position is responsible for taking reservations (by phone and/or in person) and monitoring the reservations lists for the Silks Restaurant. Other duties include, but are not limited to: greet guests upon arrival and direct to assigned tables, answer questions and provide information/assistance to patrons and staff regarding the restaurant and facility, perform related clerical duties, and other duties as assigned.

Successful candidates will demonstrate the following qualifications:

  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must successfully pass a criminal and credit record check by the Gaming and Policy Enforcement Branch (GPEB)
  • Must have Serving It Right certification
  • Hosting experience in fine dining preferred
  • Superior communication and customer service skills, including good oral and written English
  • Very good phone manner, discretion, and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Good computer skills (knowledge of MS Office an asset)
  • Ability to multi-task and maintain accuracy in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision
  • A passion for providing Great Experiences and Memories to our internal and external guests in the continual quest of achieving service excellence

How to apply: Qualified candidates are welcome to click on the APPLY ONLINE NOW button and take a moment to register with our career centre. Great Canadian thanks all candidates that apply for this position. If your application is shortlisted for the position, one of our professional recruiters will be in touch.