Host(ess) - District of Columbia

Function: Food & Beverage
Location: Washington, DC Washington, DC, Washington, DC US
Date posted: 01 Jun 2018
Type: Entry, Experienced
Full-time
Job number: 27922
Description

Unique among hotels in Washington, The Hamilton Hotel Washington, D.C. is a historic, boutique-style property with innovative, modern amenities. The hotel is strategically located within walking distance to the White House, Washington Monument, United States Capitol, Museums, Theaters and much more. The Hamilton is the ideal place to stay to experience the history, art and culture of this dynamic city.

The Hamilton Hotel, Washington DC is looking for a driven and service-minded professional to join our Team. If you are interested in working in a boutique luxury hotel, focused on the exceeding expectations, we would like to hear from you!

The Host(ess) is the first person to interact with patrons, it is imperative that the host is friendly, personable, informative and professional. The host or hostess is the face of the restaurant and provides guests with their first impressions of the establishment. You must be patient, excel at customer service, and alert to guest needs. You will welcome patrons, seat them at tables or in lounge, and help ensure quality of facilities and service.

  • Greet patrons, and if needed, confirm reservations, take reservations, and track occupancy chart for space
  • Answers phone calls and gives basic information on reservations, availability, restaurant hours and services
  • Keep track of the waiting list and open tables
  • Assign tables to guests depending on party size, waiter/waitress availability
  • Accurately quote wait times to patrons
  • Alert and call guests to host stand when the table is bussed and cleaned
  • Escort guests to table and present food and drink menus
  • Answer patron questions regarding menu items; recommend or suggest items as needed
  • Takes patrons' drink orders
  • Observe and assists in preparing unoccupied tables for customers by wiping surface top, removing debris, and ensure seats are
  • Assist with waitstaff side work and opening and closing duties
  • Other duties as assigned The Hamilton Hotel culture fosters teamwork, guest service, and individual accountability. We deliver exceptional service, quality, and value to every guest, every time. We want our hotel to be the best and our guests to be exceedingly satisfied. To achieve that goal, we hire the most highly qualified people and provide a competitive benefits package which includes:
  •  

                                          

  • Health Insurance (3 plan options)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Vacation, Sick and Holiday Pay
  • Company paid Basic Life Insurance
  • Company paid Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Company paid Short Term Disability
  • Company paid Long Term Disability
  • 401k Retirement Plan

 

 

Qualifications

  • High school degree or equivalent; or relevant work experience
  • Legally able to serve alcohol
  • Physically able to wipe down table tops, chairs, and booths; able to pick up debris from floor; able to carry 25 or more pounds; able to push vacuum or mop
  • Physically able to stand and move during the length of shift; able to bend and kneel through shift
  • Friendly "people-person"; polite and courteous to all patrons
  • Works well as part of a team and on individual tasks
  • Flexible to work AM/PM shifts, weekends and holidays
  • Eager to learn and grow with restaurant
  •  

EOE AA- Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

Hamilton Hotel Washington is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment background check.

 

Due to the volume of applicants we are unable to respond to all applicants. We respectfully request No Phone Calls Please.


Hamilton Hotel Washington DC

Host(ess) - District of Columbia

Unique among hotels in Washington, The Hamilton Hotel Washington, D.C. is a historic, boutique-style property with innovative, modern amenities. The hotel is strategically located within walking distance to the White House, Washington Monument, United States Capitol, Museums, Theaters and much more. The Hamilton is the ideal place to stay to experience the history, art and culture of this dynamic city.

The Hamilton Hotel, Washington DC is looking for a driven and service-minded professional to join our Team. If you are interested in working in a boutique luxury hotel, focused on the exceeding expectations, we would like to hear from you!

The Host(ess) is the first person to interact with patrons, it is imperative that the host is friendly, personable, informative and professional. The host or hostess is the face of the restaurant and provides guests with their first impressions of the establishment. You must be patient, excel at customer service, and alert to guest needs. You will welcome patrons, seat them at tables or in lounge, and help ensure quality of facilities and service.

  • Greet patrons, and if needed, confirm reservations, take reservations, and track occupancy chart for space
  • Answers phone calls and gives basic information on reservations, availability, restaurant hours and services
  • Keep track of the waiting list and open tables
  • Assign tables to guests depending on party size, waiter/waitress availability
  • Accurately quote wait times to patrons
  • Alert and call guests to host stand when the table is bussed and cleaned
  • Escort guests to table and present food and drink menus
  • Answer patron questions regarding menu items; recommend or suggest items as needed
  • Takes patrons' drink orders
  • Observe and assists in preparing unoccupied tables for customers by wiping surface top, removing debris, and ensure seats are
  • Assist with waitstaff side work and opening and closing duties
  • Other duties as assigned The Hamilton Hotel culture fosters teamwork, guest service, and individual accountability. We deliver exceptional service, quality, and value to every guest, every time. We want our hotel to be the best and our guests to be exceedingly satisfied. To achieve that goal, we hire the most highly qualified people and provide a competitive benefits package which includes:
  •  

                                          

  • Health Insurance (3 plan options)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Vacation, Sick and Holiday Pay
  • Company paid Basic Life Insurance
  • Company paid Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Company paid Short Term Disability
  • Company paid Long Term Disability
  • 401k Retirement Plan

 

 

Qualifications

  • High school degree or equivalent; or relevant work experience
  • Legally able to serve alcohol
  • Physically able to wipe down table tops, chairs, and booths; able to pick up debris from floor; able to carry 25 or more pounds; able to push vacuum or mop
  • Physically able to stand and move during the length of shift; able to bend and kneel through shift
  • Friendly "people-person"; polite and courteous to all patrons
  • Works well as part of a team and on individual tasks
  • Flexible to work AM/PM shifts, weekends and holidays
  • Eager to learn and grow with restaurant
  •  

EOE AA- Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

Hamilton Hotel Washington is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment background check.

 

Due to the volume of applicants we are unable to respond to all applicants. We respectfully request No Phone Calls Please.

Job Details

Reference # 27922
Posted on 01 Jun 2018
Closes on 01 Jul 2018 09:26
Property name
Location(s) Washington, DC
City Name
Department Food & Beverage
Career level Entry, Experienced
Hours/Status Full-time
Pay range ($low)
Pay range ($high)
Bonuses No
Benefits Competitive salary and benefits package
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