Host or Hostess

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Description
We count on our host team for a number of duties. The host team is responsible for cheerfully greeting guests, escorting them to their table, providing them with a menu and answering any preliminary questions. Other duties include: monitoring table rotations and tracking progress of availability of new tables for new guests, answering the phone, taking reservations and in some cases managing take-out orders.

If you are looking for host, hostess, maitre d, matradee, maitres d please apply to this position
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Requirements/Responsibilities
Duties & Responsibilities:
• Warmly and graciously greet all guests upon arrival.
• When possible, open the front door for guests entering or leaving the restaurant.
• When immediate seating is limited, record guest names and number of people in party.
• Call out name and number of party when tables become available.
• Provide guests with estimated waiting time.
• Accommodate special seating requests for guests whenever possible.
• Seat guest guests based on guest preferences and balancing of customer flow in service stations.
• Upon seating, offer guests a menu and inform them of their server’s name. Inspect table for proper presentation and completeness.
• Relay messages to servers and buspersons as needed.
• Thank guests as they leave and invite them to return.

Qualifications:
• No previous restaurant experience required.
• Be able to working in a standing position for long periods of time (up to 5 hours).
• Be able to communicate clearly and effectively.
• Must have exceptional grooming habits.
Special Instructions
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Fire+Ice - Boston
205 Berkeley St
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 482-3473
www.fire-ice.com/locations/boston-ma
Hours of operation
  • Mon: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Tue: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Wed: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Thu: 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Fri: 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Sat: 10:00 am - 12:00 am
  • Sun: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm