Host (Jamies Italian, Yorkdale)

Toronto, Ontario, Canada Full-time

Jamie’s Italian Canada is all about simple, authentic Italian dishes made fresh and interpreted with Jamie’s enthusiastic flare.  Focusing on fresh, sustainable ingredients and bold, classic flavours, therestaurant will wow every guest whether they are grabbing a bite in the cozy bar to refuel after shopping, meeting for a business lunch or for a family meal before taking in a movie.

The role:

The Host represents the company’s high standards of personal presentation and behaviour at all times during shift. He/she welcomes guests in a friendly and accommodating manner, making a great first impression.
 The Host/ Seater gains a comprehensive understanding of all menu items to ensure maximum benefit to the guest and the ability to work effectively.
 He/she willingly assist guests in other areas – e.g. calling taxis, giving directions, making recommendations and generally anticipating their needs.
He/ she brings a positive attitude to teamwork, contributing to the smooth running of the restaurant and interacting productively with other departments.
To maintain the standards and culture of the team by setting an example to new members of staff and assisting with their training when required.

The requirements:

  • 1+ year(s) experience in customer service, restaurant experience considered an asset
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure while working in a fast-paced environment
  • Pleasant disposition
  • Organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to maintain a level of professional urgency and momentum 

 

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