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Host / Hostess
Bellwether Meeting House & Eatery
302 East Illinois Street, Chicago, IL 60611, United States
Bellwether Meeting House & Eatery hiring Host / Hostess in Chicago, IL

Bellwether Meeting House & Eatery hiring Host / Hostess in Chicago, IL

Bellwether Meeting House & EateryMore Info

Full Time • Hourly (Based on Experience)
Expired: Nov 17, 2019

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Job Details

Hosts Job Description 

Bellwether Meeting House and Eatery is a very busy, late night restaurant. We have an opening for a Hostess. It is vital that the applicant have open availability for shifts. Day or Night.  In this role you will greet guests as they enter and show them to their table or waiting area. You will also engage with guests to ensure their meal is meeting expectations and ensuring quality. To do well in this role you should be comfortable standing for long periods and managing a very busy shift. 

Hosts Responsibilities:

  • Greeting guests as they enter, and seating them in a timely fashion.
  • Providing guests with menus and answering any initial questions.
  • Assigning guests to tables they prefer, while keeping table rotation in mind so that servers receive the right number of customers.
  • Engaging with guests to ensure the guests satisfaction with food and service.
  • Responding to complaints and helping to resolve them.
  • Answering phone calls, taking reservations, answering questions, taking messages, and taking carryout orders.
  • A thorough understanding of the menu.
  • Helping staff with other positions in the restaurant as needed.
  • Providing outstanding customer service.

Hosts Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Open availability to work Day and Night shifts  
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service in a fast-paced environment.
  • A positive attitude and ability work well under pressure with all restaurant staff.
  • Able to work in a standing position for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to speak clearly
  • Able to handle money accurately and operate a point-of-sale system.
  • Able to work in a busy restaurant environment.
  • Restaurant experience a plus.
  • Understanding of open table is a plus but not a requirement 

Compensation details

+Plus Tips

Required Skills

Customer service

OpenTable or other

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