Bistro Attendant AM and PM

  • Aimbridge Hospitality
  • May 31, 2021
Full time Other

Job Description

Job Summary

The Bistro Attendant is responsible for providing the highest quality of service possible to guests in an efficient and courteous manner specifically within the Bistro at the Hotel.

Responsibilities

QUALIFICATIONS:

* High School diploma or equivalent and/or experience in a hotel or a related field preferred.
* Must be able to convey information and ideas clearly.
* Must be able to evaluate and select among alternative courses of action quickly and accurately.
* Must work well in stressful high pressure situations.
* Must be effective at listening to understanding and clarifying the concerns and issues raised by co-workers and guests.
* Must be able to work with and understand financial information and data and basic arithmetic functions.
* Must maintain composure and objectivity under pressure.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Approach all encounters with guests and employees in an attentive friendly courteous and service oriented manner.
* Maintain regular attendance in compliance with Aimbridge Hospitality standards as required by scheduling which will vary according to the needs of the hotel.
* Maintain high standards of personal appearance and grooming which include wearing the proper uniform and name tag when working.
* Comply at all times with Aimbridge Hospitality standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient hotel operations.
* Service guests with all food and beverage requirements in a warm friendly courteous and professional manner.
* Clear clean and reset tables as needed.
* Preparing buffet station for food set up. Ensuring buffet is stocked with silverware plates and glassware.
* Accommodate any special requests made by a guest or offer appropriate alternatives.
* Be familiar with the operation of the P.O.S. system.
* Greet and seat guests at appropriate tables in a timely manner.
* Ensure quality control of menus with regard to cleanliness and appearance.
* Ability to answer the telephone according to standards.
* Have a complete knowledge of standards of service for receiving a room service order.
* Have a thorough knowledge of menus and current specials in all applicable departments.
* Carry out cashiering functions in closing checks and end of shift paperwork.
* Perform opening and closing procedures and side work duties according to station rotation assignment.
* Ensure that tables and side stands are kept stocked tidy and clean.
* Employees must at all times be attentive friendly helpful and courteous to guests managers and all of their fellow employees.
* Be familiar with the organization of Aimbridge Hospitality Hotels and know the function of each department.
* Attend meetings as required by management.
* Perform any other duties as requested by management.

Property Details

Our hotel is conveniently located within walking distance from Riverchase Galleria and 15 miles away from downtown Birmingham's attractions, entertainment and dining. Whether visiting for business or leisure, our hotel offers complimentary Wi-Fi in our large accommodations. Guests can utilize our on-site fitness center to keep them active while on the road and they can also enjoy our outdoor pool with family and friends. Anyone can host a business meeting in any of our two flexible meeting spaces featuring AV equipment and catering services, ideal for gatherings with up to 40 attendees. After a successful day, guests can head to The Bistro, featuring tantalizing dinner options, cocktails, beers, and wine. Our accommodations allow guests to spread out in our plush bedding dressed with crisp linens and fluffy pillows for a restful night in Alabama.