Comp Food Attendant

Hersha Hospitality Management, LP Santa Barbara, CA

Opportunity: Comp Food Attendant

Prepare and maintain complimentary food and beverage service and dining areas for hotel guests while greeting and assisting guests in a friendly manner consistent with brand and/or hotel and sustainability standards.

Potential Career Path

Restaurant Server or Guest Service Agent – Restaurant Supervisor or Front Desk Manager

Essential Functions

* Meet and greet guests as they arrive, offer choice of seating, and escort guests to their seats.

* Carry food, dishes, trays, or silverware from pantry to serving counters.

* Set up attractive food displays and maintain cleanliness to ensure food safety.

* Maintain proper set-up of dining room and wipe tables or seats with dampened cloths.

* Scrape and stack dirty dishes and carry dishes and other tableware to kitchens for cleaning.

* Clean up spilled food or drink or broken dishes and remove trash.

* Maintain adequate supplies of items such as clean glassware, dishes, or trays.

* Fill beverage and ice dispensers.

* Stock cabinets or serving areas with condiments and refill condiment containers.

* Locate and provide items requested by guests.

* Clean and polish counters, shelves, walls, furniture, or equipment in service area and mop or vacuum floors.

* Be aware of guest satisfaction scores and work toward increasing departmental and overall guest satisfaction.

* Follow sustainability guidelines and practices related to HHM's EarthView program

* Practice safe work habits and use required safety equipment.

* Ensure overall guest satisfaction.

* Perform other duties as requested by management.

Position Requirements

* High School diploma or equivalent preferred.

* Food sanitation certification a plus and required within 90 days of employment.

* Previous food and beverage experience preferred or equivalent training.

Work Environment and Context

* Work schedule varies and may include working on holidays and weekends.

* Requires standing for extended periods, walking, pushing, lifting up to 25 pounds, bending and reaching; stooping, kneeling, or crouching.

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