Breakfast Host

  • Hampton Inn Houston I-10W Energy Corridor
  • Houston, Texas
  • May 27, 2021
Full time Host/Hostess

Job Description

Job Details Description US: The Hampton Inn Houston I-10 West/Energy Corridor, managed by Moody National Management LP, is looking for Breakfast Hosts to join our team. YOU: You know that Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. You have a passion for making things right, and putting things in their place. You care for guests and for their experience when staying at your property. You believe that early birds get the worm. Your focus on the customer experience is the backbone of the hotel. You like to be the one to start our guest's day right.WHY: We are offering a $500 hiring bonus for this position!ALSO: For full-time associates we offer competitive pay, flexible scheduling opportunities, paid time off, and comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) with Employer Match.MOST IMPORTANTLY: We are offering career opportunities, not just jobs. If you are scared, or feel you don't have the qualifications, apply anyway! We don't hire off of key words. We hire real living people who have voices and we want to hear. If you are smart you can learn what you need.LAST THING: Don't ignore this opportunity. Apply Now!The Host/Hostess enhances customer satisfaction by preparing and setting up the buffet with complimentary food and beverage items in accordance with established policies and procedures, as well as applicable health-related regulations and laws.Essential Functions:• Prepare food and beverage items in accordance with established procedures in a timely manner prior to meal hours; prepare additional food as needed throughout the meal hours. • Set up the food buffet with scheduled items, including food, beverages and eating utensils; continuously inspect the buffet to ensure that all items are available for guests throughout the meal hours.• Maintain the buffet area in a clean and sanitary manner; wipe the buffet counters as needed; put all utensils, food and other items back in the designated storage area when meal hours are over; empty trash receptacles; wash all food containers and polish as appropriate; clean tables and chairs after use.• Respond to customer concerns, issues, inquiries, and input in a timely, professional, and courteous manner; resolve customer complaints, escalate issues as necessary or report to other departments for resolution.• Maintain appropriate inventory levels of food, beverages, and other items; report needed items to management.• Other duties as instructed by management. Job Specifications:• Solid working knowledge of related company and brand policies, procedures, and services. • Food preparation and alcohol beverage serving certifications may be required to comply with applicable state and local ordinances and brand policies. • Ability to utilize knives safely. • Good command of the English language; second language proficiency desirable • Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work• Ability to maintain customer focus• Excellent organizational and planning skills• Excellent interpersonal skills. • Ability to work well in a team environment• Ability to follow corporate and brand standards and procedures Experience and Education Requirements:• High School education or equivalent work experience• 1+ years of experience in food services is highly desirable• Minimum training required per year as assigned by the company• Any additional training required by manager Physical Demands:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.• The employee is frequently required to stand, bend, kneel, walk and reach with hands and arms.• This position requires the ability to occasionally lift products and supplies, up to 50 pounds.• Ability and willingness to wear uniforms, protective clothing, including hair covers, gloves, aprons and safety shoes.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions at the Company's discretion and on a case-by-case basis. Work Environment:• This job operates in a hotel kitchen environment. This role routinely uses standard kitchen equipment and utensils. • This position may be available on a full-time or part-time basis depending on business demands.• Work days and work hours may vary. Qualifications Skills Preferred Problem Solving Advanced Teamwork Intermediate Planning & Organizing Intermediate Verbal Communication Advanced Customer Service Intermediate Behaviors Preferred Team Player: Works well as a member of a group Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well : Motivations Preferred Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help : Education Preferred High School Diploma / GED or better. Experience Licenses & Certifications Required Food Handler Certificate Preferred Alcohol Serving Cert