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Maitre D
820 W Lake St, Chicago, IL 60607
Maitre D at Momotaro

Maitre D at Momotaro

MomotaroMore Info

Full Time • Hourly (Based on Experience)
Expires: Sep 13, 2019


2 years

Job Details

Boka Restaurant Group's Japanese restaurant Momotaro is in need of a talented and passionate Maitre d'

Candidates must be energetic, enthusiastic, highly motivated and dedicated to providing genuine hospitality in person and over the phone. The Maitre d' is responsible for:

  • creating a welcome environment for guests
  • cultivating relationships with all guests with special attention to recognizing and welcoming frequent guests
  • leading Service by managing and running the book effectively
  • managing the floor plan and paying special attention to guest notes on reservations and ensuring they are seated in a timely manner
  • maintaining mental athleticism for coordination with Hosts, Server, and Managers to seat guests in a warm hospitable manner, while also anticipating the needs of the restaurant, in order to provide an excellent dining experience

Qualified candidates MUST:

  • have at least 2 years of hosting experience - MUST have Open Table experience and have open availability
  • possess excellent Emotional Self Awareness under pressure while maintaining a graceful, warm presence
  • be curious to continue learning in the position
  • exemplify the highest standards of honesty and integrity and hospitality
  • be highly confident in your abilities and are detail-oriented
  • be a team player and have excellent communication skills
  • genuinely get joy out of making people happy and are able to have fun while working
  • have a love and passion for the hospitality industry
  • be willing to go above and beyond to please guests

We look forward to receiving your resumes! All interested candidates may submit a resume via Culinary Agents.  Absolutely no phone calls, please.

Compensation details

Dining incentives company wide & Daily meals

Required Skills

Conflict Resolution

Customer service

Experience in a Fine Dining Establishment

Experience in a High Volume Environment

OpenTable or other

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Part of Boka Restaurant Group

Momotaro is a multi-dimensional Japanese restaurant located in the West Loop. Chef Gene Kato oversees the Japanese seasonal kitchen, while Shigeru Kitano is at the helm of the sushi bar. Momotaro recently received 3 stars from Phil Vetell of the Chicago Tribune and landed at number 6 on his Top 50 Restaurants annual list. Momotaro, designed by the world renowned Avroko, also contains a subterranean Izakaya and an elegant second floor private space that overlooks the main dining room.

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