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waiter or waitress job description

 Job description

We are looking for an energetic and hard-working waiter or waitress to join our team. We need a team player who can help create a warm and welcoming atmosphere for our customers.

  • Present yourself as friendly, personable, and approachable to each customer.
  • Monitor assigned customer tables.
  • Take customer orders in a professional manner.
  • Oversee customer orders and dietary needs with cooking staff.
  • Ensure that each table is fully stocked with napkins, condiments, and other supplies.
  • Deliver food and drinks to customer tables.
  • Answer customer questions regarding service, food preparation, and/or other related concerns.
  • Clean tables after each customer is finished/ prepare tables for new customers.
  • Bill customers and collect payment.

Job benefits:

  • [X] salary
  • [X] vacation days
  • Sick, personal, and parental leave
  • Child and elder care
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Professional development

Job requirements

  • Great organization skills and attention to detail.
  • Customer service orientation and empathy communication.
  • Ability to provide friendly customer service in a fast-paced environment.
  • Adequate command of [X] language.
  • [X] year(s) experience working in a restaurant.