Waiter/Waitress (On-Call) (PRN, Per Diem, Casual)

Employer
Compass Group USA Inc
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 29, 2022
Closes
Jul 08, 2022
Ref
587886633
Industry
Restaurant
Hours
Full Time
We have an opening for an on-call WAITER/WAITRESS position. Location: Occasions Caterers - 655 Taylor Street, Washington, DC 20017. Note: online applications accepted only. Schedule: ON-CALL: Days-nights-weekends availability, more details upon interview. Requirement: Prior Hospitality Experience/Catering/Serving experience.This position is eligible for an Employee Referral Bonus! If you know someone that would be a great fit for this role, you can refer them to this position and potentially earn an Employee Referral Bonus! Click here to view the step-by-step instructions to refer a friend to this position.If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.Be with the Best! Restaurant Associates, Innovators in culinary, hospitality, and well-being a name that has been synonymous with exciting restaurant concepts and high-quality culinary expertise. Celebrates its diamond anniversary of 75 years while looking forward to a bright future of growth, innovation, excellence, and purpose. R/A headquartered in New York City is the hospitality industry leader for some of the nation's premier museums, performing arts centers, catering and corporate accounts. We pride ourselves on our culinary heritage of "firsts", our dedication to quality, our passion for food, and our culture of CARE. If you share our belief in the value of delivering Superior Quality Food, Hospitality Excellence, and being part of a collaborative culture that engages our teams through enthusiasm and excitement around the business. We invite you to learn more about Restaurant Associates' dynamic select team of professionals. Come share your talents with one of the nations' fastest-growing, multi-million-dollar organizations - Voted Glassdoor Employee Choice Award Best Places to Work 2021.Meet Andie: time associates at Restaurant Associates are offered many fantastic benefits such as: Medical Dental Vision Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) Commuter Benefits Wellness Program Employee Assistance Program Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD) Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance Discount Marketplace And other voluntary benefitsJob SummarySummary: Takes food and beverage orders and efficiently delivers items to dining room guests.Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Promptly and warmly greet guests in the dining room; takes food and beverages in an efficient manner, following established steps of service. Delivers food promptly and professionally; maintains safe food handling and sanitation standards. Follows up periodically to assist with any additional needs or requests. Demonstrates complete understanding of menu items and ingredients. Advises guests on appropriate combinations of food and drinks when requested; accommodates reasonable requests and notes preferences. As needed, demonstrates knowledge of specialized diets and allergens. Communicates directly with back-of-the-house staff to ensure that orders are delivered correctly and special requests are accommodated. Exhibits exceptional communications skills and demonstrates ability to get along well with others. Remains flexible and patient when communicating with guests and staff. Collects tickets and follow proper cash-handling procedures. Promotes a clean, safe and neat environment for guests. Maintains a high level of sensitivity and confidentiality regarding personal or medical information that is shared. Promptly addresses complaints or issues; relays relevant information or complaints directly to supervisor. Ensures that the dining room is properly set up prior to and after the service period; keeps area clean and neat while meeting established sanitation standards. Operates a variety of equipment, including fire extinguishers, telephones, iced tea/soda machines, soup wells and coffee machines. Works with staff of other departments to perform job duties during special events and functions. Performs other duties as assigned.Associates at Restaurant Associates are offered many fantastic benefits.Both full-time and part-time positions offer the following benefits to associates: Retirement Plan Associate Shopping Program Health and Wellness Programs Discount Marketplace Identity Theft Protection Pet Insurance Voluntary Benefits, including Critical Illness Insurance, Accident Insurance, Hospital Indemnity Insurance, Legal Services, and Choice Auto and Home ProgramIn addition, full-time positions also offer the following benefits to associates: Medical Dental Vision Life Insurance/AD Disability Insurance Commuter Benefits Employee Assistance Program Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industryCompass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance).Req ID: 1039428[[req_classification]]Nearest Major Market: Washington DCJob Segment: Food Service, Waiter, Event Planning, Chef, Culinary, Hospitality

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