Compass Group Canada Host/Hostess in MISSISSAUGA, Ontario

Host/Hostess

Imagine joining a team that-s at the top of their game. Come to work at Restaurant Associates and learn from the pros how to serve thousands of visitors in some of the world-s best venues. Because of what we do, more than 30,000 guests enjoy an unforgettable experience every day. Learn. Grow. Serve. It-s a winning combination.

Why work with Restaurant Associates?We are a member of Compass Group Canada, the leading foodservice and support services company. We provide foodservice solutions and fine dining luxury suite services at different destinations-from local museums to famous sporting and iconic cultural venues. Join us.

Now, if you were to come on board as aHostorHostess, we-d ask you to do the following for us:

  • Welcome guests in a professional and friendly manner

  • Deliver consistently outstanding service

  • Assist servers as needed and support the general tidiness of the restaurant

  • Present and maintain menus, answer questions regarding the menu, promote menu items, announce any specials

  • Ensure all menus and wine lists are clean and tidy prior to the start of each shift

  • Control flow of guests in restaurant, greeting guests and ensure smooth seating

  • Work with Service Manager to prepare and organize seating plans; seat guests according to seating plan

  • Communicate any special requests to servers, food expediters and/or bussers as appropriate

  • Maximize the capacity of the dining room by assisting with table re-setting and other duties as required

  • Assist Bussers, Servers, Bartenders and Managers as needed

  • Adhere to service standards and policies

  • Follow all Health & Safety policies and procedures

  • Work in compliance with the provisions of the Occupational Health & Safety Act

Think you have what it takes to be aHostorHostess? We-re committed to hiring the best talent for the role. Here-s how we-ll know you-ll be successful in the role.

  • Previous work experience in a world-class luxury brand and/or fine dining luxury level service knowledge and training

  • Actively demonstrate teamwork, safe work practices, open communication, accuracy in transactions, respect, sincerity, helpfulness and courtesy

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with strong desire and ability to delight and accommodate guests

  • Strong organizational skills with ability to work in high pressure situations and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Smart Serve certification required