Host/Greeter (Part Time)

  • Omni Hotels
  • New Orleans, LA, USA
  • Dec 21, 2017
Hospitality / Restaurant / Food Service

Job Description

Location

Royal Crescent Hotel

The Four-Diamond, Omni Royal Crescent Hotel is located in the heart of New Orleans' revitalized Arts District, home to world-class art galleries, museums, restaurants and shopping. This boutique hotel truly reflects the mystique of New Orleans, with an ideal location just two blocks from the French Quarter, Canal Street shopping and casinos. Whether you wish to stroll down Julia Street and gallery hop with local art lovers or rub shoulders with the high rollers at Harrah's, the Omni Royal Crescent Hotel is the perfect destination to partake in all that New Orleans has to offer.

Omni Royal Crescent's associates enjoy a dynamic and exciting work environment, comprehensive training and mentoring, along with the pride that comes from working for a company with a reputation for exceptional service. We embody a culture of respect, gratitude and empowerment day in and day out. If you are a friendly, motivated person, with a passion to serve others, the Omni Royal Crescent Hotel may be your perfect match.

Job Description

The candidate will welcome and seat guests in our fine dining restaurant during breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The candidate will answer phones, enter reservations, and inform guests of daily specials and menu items. The candidate will ensure all guests are greeted and seated in a friendly and courteous manner.

Responsibilities

  • Greet guests when entering the restaurant with a pleasant smile and superior customer service
  • Seat guests by finding a clean, available table, pulling out chairs, and placing clean menu in front of guest
  • Answer phone and record reservations for large parties
  • Control high volume outside of restaurant
  • Monitor dining rooms for seating availability, service, safety and well-being of guests
  • Assist servers when needed
  • Thank every guest upon departure, invite them to return, and wish them a fond farewell


Qualifications

  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Prior host 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
  • Louisiana Vendor's Permit required