Restaurant Server - Ampersand 27

Varscona Hotel on Whyte
Edmonton, AB, Canada

Part Time

Posted June 8, 2021

Varscona Hotel on Whyte and Ampersand 27 are looking for an exciting & enthusiastic addition to our service team!

At Ampersand27, our menu reflects our personality – we offer an eclectic blend of familiar and exotic flavours made with traditional and trendsetting ingredients. You might say we’re a bit of a paradox. We say we’re Crafted to be Different. When you walk through our doors, you can expect familiar fare, reimagined and served in a completely different way.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Take and serve guest orders promptly and according to service manual.

Do all necessary set-up sidework as assigned.

Answer any guest questions about the menu.

Operate P.O.S. system.

Check food before serving it to guest to ascertain that appearance, temperature and portions are correct.

Perform any other job related duties as assigned.

Comply with attendance rules and be available to work on a regular basis.

Perform any other job related duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum 1 year restaurant service experience required.

Maintain a professional appearance and manner at all times. 

Cleanliness and organization skills required.

Must have basic knowledge of food and beverage preparations, service standards, guest relations and etiquette.

Must have the ability to communicate in English. 

Must be able to work varied shift work, including weekends and holidays.

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Ability to remember, recite and promote the variety of menu items. 

Ability to move throughout a crowded room to seat guests. 

Ability to effectively deal with customer complaints and concerns in a friendly and positive manner.  This involves listening to the nature of the concern, demonstrating empathy with the customer and providing positive and proactive solutions. 

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates, customers and patrons.

Must be able to withstand prolonged periods of standing and/or walking. 

Ability to lift at least 30 lbs.

Self-starting personality with an even disposition. 

Must be willing to “pitch-in” and help co-workers with their job duties and be a team player.

Highly organized, results oriented and ability to work in a multi-functional team environment.

Security clearance required upon offer of employment.

  • Highly organized, results oriented and ability to work in a multi-functional team environment.
  • Must be completely familiar with the role during hotel emergencies, including fire alarms, medical emergencies, the use of Incident Reports and Logbooks.
  • Provincial legislation requires employees to work safely and cooperate with their employer by following the health and safety rules for the job.
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Varscona Hotel on Whyte

8208 106 Street

Edmonton, AB T6E 6R9

Canada

Telephone (780) 434-6111

Current Openings At This Location

Our Hotel

Varscona is a charming lifestyle hotel providing a warm and comfortable hospitality experience to those looking for a home away from home when they travel. Situated in the heart of historic Old Strathcona, and nestled amongst numerous restaurants, boutiques and theatres blending bohemian panache with contemporary chic. This central location provides easy access to the University of Alberta, downtown and south Edmonton business and government districts. The Edmonton river valley is a few blocks away and offers miles of cycling and walking paths, parks and off leash areas.

Varscona combines old-world comfort with modern amenities. Timeless furnishings featuring luxurious textiles in rich hues of green and earthy brown enhance the public spaces and guest rooms. Casual sophistication and warm hospitality provide guests a welcoming haven.

The Varscona team is empowered to do what it takes to ensure every guest’s experience is exceptional. Sincere, unscripted and genuine service is our trademark.


Crescent Hotels and Resorts are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

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