Waiter / Waitress in Swansea

  • Sector: Hospitality and Catering
  • Location: Swansea
  • Salary: £7.05 - £8.00 per hour + depending on age & experience
  • Type: Permanent

Waiter / Waitress - Permanent Positions / Temporary Positions

The right Waiter/Waitress uplifts the dining experience for customers. We are looking for someone who will have the patience, personality and perseverance to thrive in these roles. If you are able to perform well in fast-paced environments, we'd like to meet you.

Responsibilities

  • Greet and escort customers to their tables
  • Present menu and provide detailed information when asked (e.g. about portions, ingredients or potential food allergies)
  • Prepare tables by setting up linens, silverware and glasses
  • Inform customers about the day's specials
  • Offer menu recommendations upon request
  • Up-sell additional products when appropriate
  • Take accurate food and drinks orders
  • Check customers' IDs to ensure they meet minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages
  • Communicate order details to the Kitchen Staff
  • Serve food and drink orders
  • Check dishes and kitchenware for cleanliness and presentation and report any problems
  • Arrange table settings and maintain a tidy dining area
  • Deliver checks and collect bill payments
  • Carry dirty plates, glasses and silverware to kitchen for cleaning
  • Meet with restaurant staff to review daily specials, changes on the menu and service specifications for reservations (e.g. parties)
  • Follow all relevant health department regulations
  • Provide excellent customer service to guests

Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Waiter or Waitress
  • Hands-on experience with cash register and ordering information system
  • Basic math skills
  • Attentiveness and patience for customers
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills, with the ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment

Hours: Various shifts available, both part time and full time hours (e.g. 12pm - 3pm, 6pm - 9pm, 6pm - 12:30am etc.)

Pay rate: £7.05 - £8ph - wage starting from minimum, but can increase for right individual.

Duration: Permanent

If you feel you demonstrate the above and wish to be considered for the role, please apply using the Apply button on this advert and we will contact you to discuss the role further.

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