Restaurant Host/Cashier

Essenhaus, Inc. Middlebury, IN

Work for Indiana's largest and most popular restaurant! Das Dutchman Essenhaus began 47 years ago and hasn't stopped since. We are a family owned and operated Amish-Mennonite business that includes a 1,100 seat restaurant, 89-room upscale hotel, and 4 unique gift shop. We serve thousands of guests each week from all around the world.

We are currently looking for Host/Cashiers for our busy restaurant.

Responsibilities include:

  • Greeting guests
  • Communicating our three dining options
  • Registering names and quoting wait times
  • Seating guests to appropriate sections
  • Assisting them with needs such as high chairs, etc.
  • Moving tables for banquets
  • Operating computerized cashing system
  • Taking carry out orders
  • Taking payment

Hours: Daytime and evening hours available, including most Saturdays.

Benefits include:

  • FREE meals at the restaurant when working;
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Employee discount card for dining, shopping and hotel stays on our complex
  • Employee discounts for concerts and events held on our property
  • $100 referral bonus for referring others to work here.
  • Working in a wholesome, friendly atmosphere

We offer a friendly and wholesome working atmosphere based on the key values of Excellence, Integrity and Teamwork. Check out our website to learn more about us at


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to lift up to 25 pounds
  • A desire to serve.
  • Food service or retail experience is helpful, but not required.