Host

Occupation/trade:

Sector:
Sales and service occupations
Occupation:
Maîtres d'hôtel and hosts/hostesses
 
Consult the National Occupational Classification for descriptions of these occupations
Number of vacancies of this type:
2

Description

Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time Start date: As soon as possible The Host at The Pointe Restaurant is often the first point of contact for guests who are about to embark on an amazing dining experience. This pivotal position comes in contact with guests from a variety of demographic with a high level of expectations. The role of the Host is to exceed those expectations each and every time. Duties Include: •Taking Reservations and checking future bookings •Organizing seating plan •Welcoming and Seating guests •Phone answering •Preparation of dining room for evening •Assisting servers in any way possible •Various administration tasks including, but not limited to, entering restaurant statistics and maintaining menus •Saying farewell to guests and perform quality assurance check The successful candidate must possess the following: •Willingness to learn and be constantly challenged to grow with the restaurant team •Previous fine dining or host/hostess experience an asset •General knowledge of food and wine •An appreciation for detail and customer service •Professionalism and positive attitude in every aspect of the position •Consistent punctuality and dedication •Confident guest service skills and a calm, polite and composed demeanour •Basic computer knowledge •Ability to make a commitment of 1 year to the position

Training:

Training / Diplomas:
High School Diploma
This training or diploma is
preferable

Linguistic skills:

French Level:
Bilingual
French language is
preferable
English Level:
Bilingual
English language is
essential

Professional experience:

Area of professional experience:
Number of years of professional experience requiried:
min. 0
max. 
This professional experience and its duration are
preferable

Contract

Contract type:
Open-end contract

Salary

Salary:
hourly
Amount ($CAN):
from 15 to 15

Work benefits and bonuses:

Accommodation provided:
yes
Travel expenses to job covered:
no
Moving expenses covered:
no

Additional information (visa info, unusual work hours, etc...) :

Accommodation is for the first 4 months of employment and is shared with other staff. We require you to secure your own independent housing after the 4 months if not before.

Place of work:

British Columbia, Tofino

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