Jake's 58 Host/Hostess FT

  • Delaware North
  • Islandia, NY, USA
  • Nov 08, 2019
Full time Host/Hostess

Job Description

Our Exciting Work Environment

Excitement awaits our guests at Jake's 58 Hotel & Casino! Located off exit 58 of the Long Island Expressway, just 10 minutes from Long Island MacArthur Airport, Jake's 58 welcomes our guests with service that's unforgettable. Whether dining in our bistro or having a drink at the bar, taking in a getaway in one of our 278 rooms, or experiencing the excitement of our gaming floor, Jake's 58 is conveniently located to serve almost 3 million people on Long Island.

Position Details

Essential Functions:

  • Properly records all transactions via the point of sale system and informs guests of the amounts owed
  • Collects the proper money for food and beverage items; processes credit card or determines correct change for guests
  • Accounts for all transactions; maintains accurate cash count and balance banks at end of shift
  • Assists with cleaning kitchen areas and restaurant as needed
  • Resets tables after guest's leave
  • Assists as needed with general cleaning, removing and emptying garbage, bussing tables, and re-stocking supplies and food product
  • Prepares and sells coffee drinks by following prescribed recipes and preparation techniques for coffee drinks, such as, regular tea, regular drip coffee, espresso, espresso lungo, cafĂ© latte and cappuccino.
  • Weighs, grinds and packs coffee per customers 'orders according to the company guidelines.
  • Answers customers' questions regarding coffee blends, preparation, and product freshness.
  • Serves baked goods and miscellaneous food items to customers.
  • Maintains inventories by replenishing coffee bean supply; Stocking coffee brewing equipment; maintaining supplies, pastries, and cookies.
  • Must role model company guest service program
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education & Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Prior experience in guest service environment preferred
  • Must be able to obtain a New York State Gaming License

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to remain on feet for entire length of shift
  • Ability to maneuver between tables and around corners
  • Frequent walking, bending, lifting, reaching, and stretching
  • Visual acuity and hearing sufficient to read seating chart and communicate with guests
  • Able to lift and carry up to thirty pounds occasionally.
  • Weekends, Holidays and swing shift work may be required.
More Information

Take your career beyond the ordinary-to the extraordinary.

At Delaware North, you'll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it's in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there's no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision, grow with us.

Delaware North is one of the largest and most admired, privately-held hospitality companies in the world. Founded and owned by the Jacobs family for nearly 100 years, it is a global leader in hospitality and food service with operations in the sports, travel hospitality, restaurants and catering, parks, resorts, gaming and specialty retail industries. Delaware North has annual revenue exceeding $3 billion with 60,000 employee associates. To learn more, visit .

All applicants will be subject to a pre-employment background check and may be subject to a pre-employment drug test depending upon the position and/or client requirements.

Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.