Dining Room Server
Dining Room Server Location:Bethesda, MD Exempt/Non-Exempt:Non-Exempt Benefits:For full time employees: a choice of medical benefits, dental and vision, 401k savings plan, and much more. Employment Type:Full Time Employer:Contract Food Service Description: JOB SUMMARY Do you have at serving experience and ready for the next opportunity in your career? Would you like to work Monday through Friday? If so, this opportunity is for you! We are looking for a Dining Room Wait Staff with serving experience and very professional for an executive dining room. The Waiter is responsible for taking food and drink orders and serving all guests in the executive dining room in a fast, courteous and efficient manner. The server must ensure correct billing procedures and provide excellent service to guests, ensuring level of service meets the Company's standards. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS + Greet guests in a polite, positive manner; takes beverage orders. + Answer questions about the menu and takes food orders. Explains how various menu items are prepared, describing ingredients, and cooking methods. Suggests any menu item. + Submit food order into kitchen. + Serve guests their desired entrees in a friendly, efficient manner. + Maintain pleasant dining experience. Check on guests periodically throughout their meals and attends to their needs. Deliver check and completes transaction making accurate change when necessary. + Perform clean-up duties after each meal service; and, prepares and sets up for next meal. + Keep assigned tables clean and properly set up, including vacuuming and arranging tables and chairs. + Stock service areas with supplies such as coffee, food, tableware, and linens. SKILL AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE + Serving experience required + High school diploma or equivalent preferred. + Positive interpersonal skills required. + Strong sanitation habits. + Strong customer service abilities; actively looks for ways to assist customers and coworkers. + Ability to recognize when a problem has occurred and communicate it to management. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS + Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly frequent movements from place to place within the unit. Bend, lift, carry, reach/extend arms and hands above shoulder height frequently, or otherwise move in a constantly changing environment. + Lifting, carrying, and pushing up to 25 lbs. regularly, 30-35 lbs. frequently, and up to 50 lbs. occasionally. + Ability to stand for the entire work day. + Climbing steps regularly. + Withstanding temperature extremes in freezer, refrigerator walk-in and grill areas. + Reading and writing work-related documents in English. + Speech recognition and clarity, including the ability to understand the speech of customers and co-workers and the ability to speak clearly so that you can be understood by customers and co-workers in English. + Constantly communicates and receives verbal communication with other employees in fast-paced kitchen. + Physical presence at the job site is essential to perform job duties. ~Requirement of this position is that you are a US Citizen and able to pass a background check.~ Guest Services offers competitive pay and excellent benefits, including Paid Time Off and a generous 401(k) Match. Veterans, Minorities and Women especially encouraged to apply. Guest Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.