The Alida joins modern life with timeless charm on Savannah’s revitalized riverfront. Alida Harper-Folkes was a celebrated entrepreneur in Savannah, who also worked tirelessly to preserve its heritage. We celebrate the Alida's of our time: self made artisans who cultivate our city’s contemporary spirit while honoring its storied past. We are seeking a Server to join our team, opportunities available at www.thealidahotel.com/careers.
We seek to hire the best. Leaders of high character and humility with genuine passion and aptitude for hospitality. People who choose to be in hospitality because they have an open and generous nature and seek to make guests happy. We are a group of people who are proud of the work we do. Caring leaders, perfectionist chefs, intelligent creatives, generous hosts, meticulous operators, inspiring teachers, tireless doers, and all-around devotees of hospitality. We create value by empowering the team. We encourage our teams to stretch their thinking, move beyond their comfort zone and achieve their full potential. By providing a platform of support service, like the best in technology, finance resources, talent development, marketing and communication support, we allow them to focus on the heart of their business – hospitality and people. We are passionate about people and attract, develop and retain the best in hospitality. We thoughtfully seek out and groom talent, both within our company and outside, by promoting from within, developing a culture of growth and learning and partnering with the local community.
At Makeready http://makereadyexperience.com/ we create independent hotel, restaurant and retail brands. Each of our brands has a distinct point of view but they all share a common purpose: to inspire deeper connections with the world around them – city by city, person by person. Every Makeready experience embraces local culture, honors past and present, and invites curious guests to delve into the detail of their surroundings.
The Server is an essential member of the Food & Beverage team dedicated to providing exceptional quality and service to our guests. This position provides an enjoyable, expertly served beverage or dining experience conforming to The Alida standards of excellence for quality, professionalism and friendliness. Servers anticipate and service guests needs before being asked and are knowledgeable about all available menu options, beverage lists and daily specials. This position reports to the Director of Restaurant & Bars.
Excellent customer service skills with great enthusiasm, superior interpersonal skills
Previous experience in Food & Beverage preferred
Able to operate computer equipment and other food & beverage computer systems
Strong food & beverage knowledge preferred
The Alida’s exceptional location in Savannah’s Historic District facilitates access to everything that downtown has to offer. Our inventive boutique hotel is just a few blocks from the Broughton Street retail corridor. Nearby are The Savannah College of Art and Design as well as the SCAD Museum of Art, and the area is home to many other museums, galleries, and arts venues. Visitors can check out City Market, a mixed-use development with shopping, dining, and entertainment. Forsyth Park, the district’s largest green space, is a little more than a mile away. Our urban oasis values the preservation of history while moving considerably into the future. Guests can work out in the 24-hour fitness center or cool off on our large, full-service pool deck with cabana retreats. Pampering in-room spa services are available. We invite guests to discover a new favorite or rediscover a classic at Rhett, a classic American kitchen; in the Trade Room, a thought-provoking lounge; or on The Lost Square, an extraordinary rooftop experience with Historic District views.