Server Assistant

at The Westin Sarasota Hotel (view profile)
Location Sarasota, Florida
Date Posted August 30, 2021
Category Hotel
Job Type Freelance


Position Summary: To maintain the highest standard possible for guests by ensuring quick, efficient and professional Server Assistant services.

Essential Functions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Must have complete knowledge of service times and menu.
  2. Must have complete knowledge of floor plans, table numbers, and seat numbers.
  3. Responsible for verifying complete order on ticket to food on cold line and hotline,
  4. Deliver good to correct tables according to the ticket, floor plan, and seat numbers.
  5. Always inquire if additional service is needed from guests upon delivery and inform the server or manager.
  6. Must consult with supervisor on any food delivery difficulty.
  7. Responsible for set-up of expo line with items specified in side work.
  8. Set-up and breakdown of breakfast buffet according to time allotted.
  9. Maintenance and replenishment of breakfast buffet items. Ensure items are full at all times, clean, and presentable.
  10. Quickly clear dirty table settings and prepare tables for resetting. Promptly and consistently reset all service ware.
  11. Maintain stock and cleanliness of stations for all meal periods with necessary equipment including silverware, linen, and condiments.
  12. Serve guests with beverages, pieces of bread, and butter to begin their dining experience and replenish as necessary.
  13. Transport all dirty tableware from the dining room to the dishwashing area for proper cleaning.
  14. Maintain complete knowledge of correct maintenance and use of all current and new equipment in the work area.
  15. Clean up spills, broken service areas, and attends to similar problems during service with minimal disruption to diners.
  16. All other tasks as assigned by your manager or Hotel Management.

Education: High School diploma or GED plus 2 years' guest service experience or equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the above skills, knowledge, and ability.

Experience: Minimum of 1-year of service in the hospitality industry. Preferably, experience in restaurant or guest service area.

Skills and Abilities: 

  • Proficiency in reading and communication in English
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal experience.
  • Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail.
  • Must be able to work a variety of shifts, including weekends and holidays.
  • Maintain a professional business appearance, attitude, and performance.
  • Current certification in ServSafe or other nationally recognized Food Handler Program or able to obtain upon being hired.
  • Current certification in TIPS or another nationally recognized program in the service of alcohol or able to obtain upon being hired.
  • Ability to be on one's feet for a prolonged period of time.
  • Able to lift and carry up to 25 pounds.

This description is a summary of primary responsibilities and qualifications. The job description is not intended to include all duties or qualifications that may be required now or in the future.

Equal Opportunity Employer


Drug-Free Workplace

Kolter Hospitality Participates in E-Verify

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