Job Description – Benihana Server (part time) (RYH02788)Employee Status:
Server (part time)
As a Server with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts- you will be an ambassador for the exceptional service and cuisine that are hallmarks of our dining experience. Your warm- personal attention and knowledge of our outstanding Food & Beverage offerings makes guests of our restaurants and lounges feel unique and valued.
Located in the heart of downtown Toronto- Fairmont Royal York is within walking distance to the business and theatre districts and the city|s best shopping and dining. Having hosted more than 40 million guests since it opened its doors in 1929- Fairmont Royal York continues to represent the epitome of hospitality. With 1365 guest rooms- 70-000 square feet in 34 conference and banquet rooms- and over 1200 colleagues- Fairmont Royal York depicts the elegance of its past while providing the finest conveniences for today|s travelers.
Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Benihana Restaurant Manager- responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:
Consistently offer professional- friendly and engaging service
Assist guests regarding menu items in an informative and helpful way
Follow outlet policies- procedures and service standards
Have full knowledge of beverage lists and promotions
Have full knowledge of all menu items- garnishes- contents and preparation methods
Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage
Other duties as assigned.
Previous service experience in a Teppan Restaurant is an asset
Previous point of sale system experience an asset- but not required
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
Highly responsible & reliable
Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team
Ability to focus attention on guest needs- remaining calm and courteous at all times
Available to work Friday and Saturday nights.
Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):
Constant standing and walking throughout shift
Frequent lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs
Occasional kneeling- pushing- pulling- lifting
Occasional ascending or descending ladders- stairs and ramps
Must be legally able to work in Canada.