Busser- Schaumburg

  • Egg Harbor Cafe
  • Schaumburg, Illinois
  • Sep 10, 2023
Full time

Job Description

The "Hospitality Support Team" includes the host, food runner/drink runner, barista, and busser roles. Hospitality Support Team members will enhance the guest experience by supporting the front of house servers to make and deliver drinks, deliver food, accommodate guests coming in, clear tables, keep the dining area clean and organized, etc.

A steppingstone into the restaurant industry Join our "Hospitality Support Team" as a busser!

Our proven team-based management, service and culinary systems will support your success in a culture where people care about fellow team members, our customers, and our communities.

Creating a great culture is important throughout Egg Harbor Café and this is done by ensuring our company values are communicated and lived by all. This helps to serve Egg Harbor Café's mission of improving lives one encounter at a time. Culture at Egg Harbor Café means that every employee wakes up excited to be at work every day and sees it as an opportunity to serve and make a positive impact on team members, customers, and community members.

Shifts start and end early, so you'll never work at night. Scheduling is generally flexible if you understand that our busiest days are on the weekends and holidays. We are closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

If you are someone who enjoys working in a team-oriented environment, is responsible, trustworthy, prompt, reliable, and self-motivated, then you would be a great fit for the Egg Harbor Café Team. To do well at Egg Harbor Café, you would be someone who has a positive attitude, is flexible, energetic, dedicated to achieving goals, energized in the morning, genuinely enjoys being around people, motivated to learn and grow, honest, and has great work ethic.

Bussers enhance the experience for our guests by creating a comfortable, clean, and organized atmosphere. They work magic with a sense of urgency to clear and clean tables as fast as possible to get each guest in quickly, allowing them to fully enjoy the dining experience.

In addition, our bussers:
  • Keep floors swept or vacuumed and free from debris.
  • Assist in clearing plates, glassware, and silverware from guests when they are finished.
  • Assist servers in retrieving items for guests when needed.
  • Restock glassware and silverware.
  • Keep common areas (including lobby and restrooms) clean and tidy.
  • Communicate with staff at the front when tables are clean and ready to be seated.
  • Can work and communicate with other team members towards a common goal of our guest having the best experience possible.
  • Support other tasks as needed (i.e., organizing and bagging to-go orders)
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Perform opening/closing and on shift side work and maintenance properly.

Perks of the Job:

Flexible schedule, holiday bonus, PTO, employee scholarship program, free meals for cooks, meal discounts, shifts end early (restaurant closes at 2pm), family owned (never franchised), employee assistance program, etc.