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Food Expeditor-Restaurant 1

Posted October 6, 2021

Orchards Inn Sedona
Sedona, AZ
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Job Summary

The Food Expediter is responsible for helping to keep a smooth workflow between the kitchen and the tables. Food expediters are responsible for the food portions of finished dishes ensuring they adhere to restaurant standards. Food expediters inspect every plate to make sure the proper garnishes have been applied and that dishes are free of smudges and spills before being delivered to the customer.

Responsibilities

Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent and/or experience in a hotel or a related field preferred.
  • Alcohol Awareness Certification (must comply with State regulations)
  • Food Handlers certification (must comply with State regulations)
  • Must be able to convey information and ideas clearly.
  • Must be able to evaluate and select among alternative courses of action quickly and accurately.
  • Must work well in stressful high pressure situations.
  • Must have excellent communication skills and experience in a restaurant’s hectic setting.
  • Must have enough stamina to be in constant motion and skills to coordinate and organize processes and people.
  • Proven experience as food expediter or other restaurant position
  • Understanding of health and safety rules in a restaurant
  • Dexterity in using kitchen equipment or utensils and carry heavy trays
  • Outstanding coordination and multi-tasking abilities
  • A customer-oriented approach

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Comply at all times with Aimbridge Hospitality standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient hotel operations.
  • Comply with certification requirements as applicable to position to include Alcohol Awareness Food Handlers Safety etc.
  • Ensure the efficient flow of orders from the waiters to the kitchen
  • Ensure orders are being prepared with the correct priority
  • Assist in the final preparation of dishes
  • Check dishes before delivery for accuracy presentation and temperature
  • Deliver orders to maintain fast service
  • Eliminate obstacles in service food preparation lines or dish washing
  • Inspect the premises according to quality and sanitation standards and assist in cleaning
  • Transfer important information between the kitchen and the wait staff (e.g. when a customer has a particular request)
  • Handle complaints from clients to preserve the restaurant’s reputation
  • Support other tasks as needed (e.g. telephone orders)
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About this Employer

Orchards Inn Sedona

254 North Highway 89A
Sedona, AZ 86336

(855) 474-7719

70 Room Hotel

www.orchardsinn.com

Our Hotel

Located in Uptown Sedona, Orchards Inn is a centrally-located boutique hotel fit for the perfect couples retreat or fun for the entire family. Our hotel in Sedona, AZ has breathtaking views of the majestic Sedona Red Rocks and world-famous Snoopy Rock. Orchards Inn offers recently-renovated guest rooms and suites with thoughtfully-selected décor, as well as modern amenities, to make our guests feel as if they are at home. In addition, our boutique hotel is within a short drive from Sedona’s finest dining, unique shopping, and one-of-a-kind outdoor activities for year-around participation.