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Sage Hospitality Resources Server in Asbury Park, New Jersey

Why us?

Your ultimate beach house and surfside resort, The Asbury was converted from a Salvation Army building to become the first new boutique hotel of its size in Asbury Park, in over 50 years. Asbury Lanes, a one-of-a-kind music and bowling venue was rehabilitated, reopened and reborn as a state-of-the are art music venue whose wild history permeates every squatter foot. The Asbury Ocean Club is effortless living at its best – a collection of residential homes, a Beach Club, a boutique hotel, and an unprecedented suite of amenities.

Why Us? At Sage Hospitality Group, we look for innovative leaders, with an eye for disruption. Never looking for someone just looking for a job, we are looking for the power players, the people who want to rise to the top. Sage allows for opportunities for growth and personal fulfillment, paying attention to the parts that keep us human and happy. We want to attract and retain associates that are engaged in our culture, passionate about hospitality and excited to enrich lives, one experience at a time. Sage Hospitality Group was founded on a spirt of bold individuality. By going our own way, we have created some of the world’s best hotels, restaurants, and experiences. But the truth is, none of it would have happened without people like you. People who follow their own path, wo are hungry to learn and who love their community. People who do not sit around and wait, they just do. You belong here.

Job Overview

Under general supervision, provides prompt and courteous food service to restaurant customers.

Responsibilities

  • Greets and takes food and drink orders from restaurant customers, serving the orders and accommodating special needs/requests.

  • Remains attentive to the customers throughout the entire dining experience, adhering to or exceeding service standards as established by the restaurant at all times.

  • Completes all restocking and cleaning duties by performing opening and closing sidework as instructed.

  • Memorizes menu items, recipes and daily specials in order to answer questions and make recommendation to customers.

  • Maintains cleanliness standards in restaurant, waitstation and kitchen service area in order to have a clean, presentable and attractive facility and to satisfy state and local health board requirements.

  • Controls allocated guest checks by following established check-use procedures and legibly documenting all required information as the customer's order is taken and processed.

  • Receives proper payment from guest and ensures accuracy of guest check and method of payment in order to safeguard customer and company.

  • Attends all pre-meal and departmental meetings in person in order to enhance communications and gain knowledge of products, service and facility.

  • Responds to customer inquiries and comments in person and on phone by providing timely and knowledgeable information in order to provide quality customer service.

  • Presents a clean and professional appearance at all times.

  • Maintains a friendly, cheerful and courteous demeanor at all times.

  • Performs other duties as assigned, requested or deemed necessary by management.

Qualifications

Education/Formal Training

High school education or equivalent.

Experience

Previous experience in similar position of 3 months or longer.

Knowledge/Skills

  • Must have basic knowledge of customer service principles, the food server function and restaurant and kitchen operations.

  • Must know standard cash-handling procedures.

  • Must be fluent in oral and written English.

  • Must have vision ability to clearly see detailed guest checks, computer print outs, written instructions and to observe entire restaurant in dimly lit conditions.

  • Must have manual coordination to punch buttons, grasp items in hand, and to balance and carry trays loaded with food and beverages.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying up to 50 lbs to include serving trays, carts, tables, chairs, and small equipment up to 75% of the time.

  • Balancing, stooping kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching handling, fingering throughout the shift.

  • Mobility -full range of mobility and the ability to travel up to 300 feet on a regular basis throughout the shift.

  • Continuous standing -during preparation, during service hours or during expediting.

  • Must have moderate hearing to hear customers, supervisors, and communicate with other staff.

  • Must have excellent vision to see that product is prepared appropriately.

  • Must have moderate comprehension and literacy to read use records and all special requests.

  • Must have ability to perform multiple tasks at one time, must be able to follow verbal and written instruction, and be able to communicate both verbally and in writing.

  • Must be highly organized and able to pay attention to sound and sight details in crowded and noisy situations, particularly when handling multiple tasks.

  • Must be able to use tact and understanding when dealing with a variety of customer service problems, including stressful and highly emotional situations.

Environment

Physically strenuous -prolonged standing, walking, lifting and carrying throughout entire shift in indoor environment.

ID: 2021-4430

Position Type: Regular Full-Time

Property : The Asbury Hotel

Outlet: Not Applicable

Category: Restaurant Operations

Tipped Position: Yes

Address : 210 5th Ave

City : Asbury Park

State : New Jersey

EOE Protected Veterans/Disability

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