Host/Hostess

Branson, Jefferson City

Reports to: Restaurant Manager

Summary of Position:

Welcome and warmly greet guests on arrival. Manage the efficient and timely seating of our guests to a table that best serves their wishes.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Warmly and graciously greet all guests upon arrival
  • When possible, open the front door for guests entering or leaving the restaurant
  • When immediate seating is limited, record guest names and number of people in their party
  • Call out name and number of party when tables become available
  • Provide guests with estimated waiting time
  • Accommodate special seating requests for guests whenever possible
  • Seat guests based on guest preferences and balancing of customer flow in service stations
  • Help bus tables and help keep floors clean
  • Keep hostess stand and closet clean and stocked
  • Clean all windows in foyer
  • Stock bathrooms and make sure they stay clean with hourly bathroom checks
  • Upon seating, offer guests a menu and inform them of their server’s name. Inspect table for proper presentation and completeness
  • Relay messages to servers as needed
  • Thank guests as they leave and invite them to return
  • Answer the phone with a smile and the correct greeting

Qualifications:

  • No previous restaurant experience required
  • Be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time (up to 5 hours)
  • Be able to communicate clearly and effectively in the predominant language(s) of our guests
  • Must have exceptional grooming habits

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