Share job button Share
Greets, engages and seats all Guests in a warm and friendly manner, making a Famous first impression. Assists in maintaining the overall Guest flow of the restaurant. As Guests are departing, inquire about their experience, thank them for dining with us, and invite them back. To perform side duties including, but not limited to, answering the phone, bussing tables, washing dishes, expediting orders and running food. Maintains regular and consistent attendance and punctuality.

-Greets, engages, and seats the Guest in a timely and controlled manner. Accommodates any special needs, (i.e., boosters, highchairs, disabilities, large parties, etc.). Opens doors for arriving and departing Guests. Consistently explains features and limited time offerings. 45%
-Manages the Wait List as needed, quoting accurate times. 30%
-Provides assistance to servers. 5%
-Maintains clean and organized work and entry areas, including windows, floors. 5%
-Checks the overall cleanliness of the restrooms every 30 minutes. 10%
-Understands and accurately uses the P.O.S. (point of sale) system to clock-in/out, to process/input orders and complete end of shift procedures. 5%

-High School graduate or equivalent preferred

-Previous host/ hostess experience preferred

-Ability to wipe down table tops, table legs, pick up debris off of the floor, and wipe down booth seats in all areas of the restaurant
-Reading, writing and superior communication skills required
-Communicates with Guests demonstrating confidence, creating a friendly, relaxed atmosphere

-Activity - Frequency, Comments
-Balancing - Infrequently
-Pulling - Infrequently
-Carrying - Daily, 25+ pounds
-Pushing - Infrequently
-Climbing - Infrequently
-Reaching - Daily, High shelves
-Crawling - Infrequently
-Reach Above Shoulder - Daily, High shelves
-Crouching - Daily, Low shelves
-Repetitive Foot Movement - Infrequently
-Depth Perception - Infrequently
-Repetitive Hand Movement - Hourly, POS system/serving utencils
-Fine Manipulation - Infrequently
-Seeing - Hourly
-Grasping - Daily
-Sitting - Infrequently
-Handling - Hourly
-Speaking - Hourly
-Hearing - Hourly
-Standing - Hourly, Shifts of 8+ hours
-Kneeling - Daily
-Stooping - Daily
-Lifting - Daily, 25+ pounds
-Walking - Hourly, Shifts of 8+ hours
-Mixing - Infrequently
-Twist - Hourly
Special Instructions
Please do not send any emails, resumes, or call.
We are making it really easy to apply for this position.

Simply submit a ZippyApp application package which may include the Common Employment Application, Resume, and a Cover Letter. In your Cover Letter, please write a short paragraph describing yourself and why you would make a great addition to our team.

Press the Apply button to get started now. If you don't already have a ZippyApp account, follow the on-screen instructions to create one.

ZippyApp is the Common Employment Application for online and mobile that allows you to apply for jobs with one click, and is being accepted at a growing number of businesses each day.
Famous Dave's - Council Bluffs
3515 Metro Crossing Dr
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
(712) 256-1221
Hours of operation
  • Mon: 11:00am-9:30pm
  • Tue: 11:00am-9:30pm
  • Wed: 11:00am-9:30pm
  • Thu: 11:00am-9:30pm
  • Fri: 11:00am-10:00pm
  • Sat: 11:00am-10:00pm
  • Sun: 11:00am-9:30pm