Restaurant Server - Part Time

Omni Hotels
New Haven
Oct 14, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time

New Haven Hotel

Located in downtown New Haven and just steps away from the prestigious Yale University, the Omni New University surrounds you with luxurious comfort and unparalleled service. The Omni Hotel stands out within New Haven's skyline. Enjoy breathtaking views from our guest rooms or John Davenports Restaurant located in the 19th floor overlooking the Yale Campus.

Come join our award winning team at the only 4-diamond hotel in New Haven where you'll experience a rewarding and fostering work environment!

Job Description:

This position will serve food courses and alcoholic beverages to guests.


* Greet guests when entering the restaurant with a pleasant smile and superior customer service

* Set tables according to type of event and service standards

* Take orders and answer questions/offer suggestions on menu selections

* Communicate with culinary team regarding meal requirements, allergies, dietary needs and special requests

* Record transaction in MICROS system at time of order

* Check in with guests to ensure satisfaction with each food course and/or beverage

* Present accurate check to guest and process payment

* Maintain cleanliness of work areas throughout the day

* Clean and set up tables

* Complete closing duties


* Must be able to work in a fast paced environment

* 1 year serving experience with a quality establishment

* Prior serving and cash handling experience preferred

* Must be able to multi task

* Must be able to stand and walk for an extended period of time or for an entire shift

* Must be able to move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing up to 10lbs without assistance

* Must be able to work flexible shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays

* Must have alcohol training certification (TABC/TIPS)

* Must have Food Handler permit (where applicable)