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Food Runner - Alinea
Alinea
1723 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614
Alinea hiring Food Runner - Alinea in Chicago, IL

Alinea hiring Food Runner - Alinea in Chicago, IL

AlineaMore Info

Full Time • Hourly (Based on Experience)
Expired: Aug 17, 2022

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Required Years of Experience

1 year


Job Details

Alinea Restaurant seeks a Food Runner to join our team in Chicago. The ideal candidate must be able to effortlessly multi-task, possess great communication skills, and enjoys the learning aspects of food and beverage.

This is a full-time entry level opportunity. 

Compensation Type: Hourly

Requirements

  • Maintains knowledge of current day reservations, including People of Note (PON), Dietary Restrictions, or other special instructions, via pre-service meetings.
  • Sets up room before service, including seating area, bar area, and side stations (when applicable).
  • Maintains complete knowledge of all menus, including all ingredients and techniques used.
  • Runs all food or drinks to the dining room.
  • Maintains complete knowledge of table/seat numbers.
  • Maintains complete knowledge and complies with all TAG and the Restaurant’s policies and service standards.
  • Maintains positive guest relations at all times.
  • Greets and acknowledges all guests.
  • Anticipates guest needs and responds promptly.
  • Accommodates all requests for information courteously.
  • Takes direction from Chefs.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to seize, grasp, turn and hold objects with hands.
  • Must be able to work on your feet for at least 8 hours.
  • Fast paced movements are required to go from one part of the restaurant to another.
  • Must be able to move, pull, carry, or lift at least 35 pounds.
  • Occasionally kneel, bend, crouch and climb as required.
  • Must be able to stand, walk, lift, bend and climb stairs for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, lift, reach, push, twist, walk, crouch, and squat

Benefits

  • Competitive hourly wage beginning at $19.50-20/hr
  • Medical, vision, dental and life benefits available on the 1st of the month following full-time employment.
    • 50% company contribution to single HMO during first 2 years of full-time employment, 100% contribution available after 2 years.
  • Paid time off
  • 401(K) with a company match up to 4% of deferred earnings.
  • CTA/Ventra discount available after 1 month of full-time employment.
  • Employee Dining Discount, 20% to any Alinea Group restaurant.
  • Referral Bonus Program Available.

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The Alinea Group is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity in gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, religion, age, veteran status, life experiences and ideas. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities and strive to provide an inclusive culture that embraces diversity.

Must be eligible to legally work in the United States. We use E-Verify.

Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. If you require an accommodation protected by law, please email HR.


Compensation Details

Compensation: Hourly (Based on Experience)

Benefits & Perks: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, 401k, Commuter Benefits, Potential Bonuses, Dining Discounts


Required Skills

Fine Dining Service

High Volume Service

Wine Knowledge

Attention to Detail

Food and Beverage Pairing


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American, New American

Fine Dining

Part of The Alinea Group

Alinea was founded in 2005 by Chef Grant Achatz and Nick Kokonas.

Featuring a single, seasonally driven tasting menu of between 18 and 22 courses, the experience of dining at Alinea is not only delicious, but also fun, emotional, and provocative.

Alinea has been universally praised for its innovative approach to modernist cuisine. It has three times been named the Best Restaurant in America and is the only restaurant in Chicago, and one of only 12 in the U.S., to earn the coveted Michelin 3-Star rating. It has also won the James Beard Award for Best Service in the United States.

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