Host - Server - Food Expeditor

  • Stars Rooftop & Grill Room
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Aug 05, 2022
Full time Host/Hostess

Job Description

Stars Rooftop & Grill Room is looking for a few polished front of the house members to join our team under the direction of our veteran Food and Beverage Director Taylor Jacobs and our new Executive Chef Tony Pope a Johnson & Wales graduate and alum of such notable restaurants as Bayona, Hank's Seafood, and the world-renowned Greenbrier Hotel.

This is a great opportunity for those that are passionate about hospitality. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to be a part of our emerging culinary transformation. Top candidates are creative individuals with a passion for great food and excellent service. Hourly wage increases as your experience increases. Experience is a plus, but we are willing to train the right candidate.

The Host/Hostess's responsibilities include greeting guests, providing accurate wait times, and escorting customers to the dining and bar areas. ... Ultimately, you'll ensure we provide excellent customer service and a pleasant dining experience to our guests.

The Food Expeditor is responsible for ensuring a smooth workflow between the kitchen and the servers while ensuring every plate is properly prepared and ready for the guests to enjoy. Excellent communication skills and experience in a restaurant's hectic setting are a must. The expeditor will be in constant motion and will be required to have the skills to coordinate and organize processes and people.

Competencies and Experience:
Expeditor:
- Ensure the efficient flow of orders from the servers to the kitchen
- Ensure orders are being prepared with the correct priority
- Assist in the final preparation of dishes
- Check dishes before delivery for accuracy, presentation, and temperature
- Deliver orders to maintain fast service
- Transfer important information between the kitchen and wait staff
Server, Host, and Expeditor
- Handle complaints from clients to preserve the restaurant's reputation
- Well organized and able to lead and direct people
- Great Attitude
- Love for the profession and hospitality
- Commitment to ongoing education and growth
- Strive to exceed the expectations of our guests nightly
- Professional, polished, dependable, and focused
- Maintain composure under stressful situations
- Ability to communicate effectively, give clear direction, and take feedback
- Self-motivated and highly organized with precise attention to detail
- Multi-task oriented
- Uphold the highest standards of food safety, food handling, and sanitation requirements

What you can expect from us:
- Respect
- Independently owned and operated small business
- A positive, supportive, and inclusive work environment
- A professional and respectful culture surrounded by a talented team
- Ongoing mentorship to hone your craft
- Become versed in market-driven seasonal produce and seafood
- Hands-on learning with the best ingredients our region has to offer
- Upward mobility and growth opportunities

Compensation: Hourly (Based on Experience) plus tips

Benefits & Perks:
Comprehensive benefits plan for full-time employees including health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, & 401K.
Dining Discounts

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