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Host / Hostess at Roots Handmade Pizza - Ukrainian Village

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Part Time • Hourly $11.00
Expired on Jun 16, 2018

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Job Details
 Roots Handmade Pizza is growing and looking for friendly and caring Hosts who enjoy being around people and working in a team oriented setting.  Roots Handmade Pizza is a fun, fast-paced environment with great food, craft beer, and a cool, neighborhood atmosphere.  It’s a fun place to work and a great place to start a career too.

Hosts are in charge of greeting and bidding farewell to all guests from the host stand, controlling a wait list, placing carry out and delivery orders and seating guests. They are the first and last thing guests experience in the restaurant and are responsible for creating an inviting and fun environment for their guests.

Essential Functions:

  • Greet guests.
  • Take in-person and over the phone carry out orders
  • Weekend availability is a required
  • Answer questions about directions, food, allergies, and reservations
  • Answer phone calls
  • Accept guest payment, process credit card charges and make change (if applicable)
  • Organize a wait list
  • Seat guests
  • Maintain cleanliness in all areas of the host stand including counters, menus, computer, shelves and storage areas


Other Functions:

  • Be available to fill in as needed to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the restaurant as directed by the restaurant manager or immediate supervisor.
  • complying with health and food safety standards, restocking items, cleaning,
  • operating the cash register, answering the phone, providing great customer service, and following Fifty/50 Restaurant Group policies & procedures


Physical Functions:

  • Ability to stand/walk a minimum of 8 hours or as needed.
  • Must be able to exert well-paced and frequent mobility for periods of up to 8 hours or as needed.
  • Be able to lift up to 20 pounds frequently.
  • Will frequently reach, feel, bend, stoop, carry, finely manipulate and key in data.
  • Work in both warm and cool environments
  • High levels of noise from music, customer and employee traffic.
  • Must be able to tolerate potential allergens:  peanut products, egg, dairy, gluten, soy, seafood and shellfish.


Qualifications, Education and Behavior

  • At least 16 years old.
  • Ability to work quickly while maintaining safety standards and procedures.
  • Active social media presence
  • Ability to work Holidays
  • Weekend availability is necessary
  • Ability to work consistent schedule at least 4 days per week.


About the Fifty/50 Restaurant Group:

Formed in 2008, The Fifty/50 Restaurant Group is an independent company made up of hardworking, talented restaurant professionals. We have 15 restaurants with more on the way. We offer subsidized health insurance, dental insurance, 401k, employee discounts, paid paternal leave, and plenty of other benefits and perks to qualified employees.

We appreciate talent and reward hard work. To learn more about our concepts, visit

Required Skills

Conflict Resolution

Customer service

Experience in a High Volume Environment

OpenTable or other

POS Systems

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