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Host/Hostess Part-Time

Posted July 26, 2021

The DeSoto
Savannah, GA
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Seeking a Host(ess) for Proof & Provision in The DeSoto Savannah.

About This Job

DETAILS OF THE ROLE

BASIC FUNCTION

The Greeter will greet guests entering the restaurant and seat them in a timely manner.

QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING, & WORK EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • One year restaurant experience.
  • Good food and service knowledge.
  • Pleasant personality.
  • Excellent communication skills.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Greet and interact with guests in a friendly and professional manner.
  • Seat all guests in a timely and courteous fashion. Clear extra settings if not needed. Present menu to each guest.
  • Answer telephone and take reservations using professional language.
  • Volunteer Resort information to guests. Must be knowledgeable about other restaurants, shops and locations on property and about current/upcoming events.
  • Keep work area/podium clean and organized. Menus should be wiped down at the end of each shift and replaced if wrinkled or soiled.
  • Communicate with kitchen and staff to ensure steady flow of dining guests.
  • Maintain waiting list of guests. It is the greeter’s responsibility to know what tables are available, who is covering each section and how to seat guests alternately in each section.

MARGINAL FUNCTIONS

  • Respond to any reasonable task as assigned by supervisor or manager.
  • As time allows, walk around restaurant and check on guests. Refill water, push in stools, wipe down high tops, always keeping on eye on podium.

ENVIRONMENT

Indoor fast paced environment with vinyl and carpeted surfaces. Outdoors with cement surfaces and exposure to outdoor climates and elements. Loud noise levels.

ABOUT THE DESOTO SAVANNAH AND OUR TOWN HOSPITALITY

BENEFITS

At Our Town Hospitality, we are committed to a comprehensive employee benefit program that helps our associates stay healthy, feel secure, and maintain a work/life balance. As part of this commitment, we constantly strive to offer you a range of Benefit Plans too help you focus on improving and maintaining your health.

For eligible associates we offer competitive benefits, including;

  • Medical & Prescription
  • Telemedicine
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life
  • Disability & Critical Illness
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401K
  • Hotel Discounts
  • Paid Time Off & Holidays

FLEXIBILITY

We work with our current and prospective associates to ensure we make the best placement of role with the personal needs of the person.

These options include;

  • Full Time, Part Time, & On-Call employment
  • Temporary employment
  • Scheduling based on availability of person and The Hotel

COMPETITIVE WAGES

We ensure that within the Savannah market, we stay up to date on competitive wages compared to other properties. They are also based on expectations and level of experience.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

We work very hard on a daily basis to ensure the working environment is one of encouragement and appreciation. We stay open to all feedback and offer room for growth for anyone in whatever capacity it is requested.

At Our Town Hospitality, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Our Town Hospitality believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

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About this Employer

The DeSoto

15 East Liberty Street
Savannah, GA 31401-3979

(844) 257-3520

246 Room Hotel

www.thedesotosavannah.com

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Our Hotel

Overlooking Madison Square in the heart of Savannah’s Historic District, The DeSoto is a treasured landmark blending the elegance, history, and charm of one of America's oldest cities with a generous dash of modern Southern hospitality. Warm smiles from long-tenured staff, a museum-worthy lobby art gallery showcasing the Savannah College of Art & Design, imaginative cocktails and small plates at Edgar’s Proof & Provision – The DeSoto is a Savannah experience to be savored and celebrated.

Fueled by the charm and energy of Savannah’s Historic District, The DeSoto's 20,000 square feet of newly renovated event space blends classic elegance with contemporary hospitality. Our singular spaces include a ballroom, 11 breakout rooms, and Madison Square itself.