Aqimero Restaurant - Ritz Carlton is hiring Hosts

Philadelphia, PA

Aqimero Ritz-Carlton is looking for Hosts to join our team of restaurant professionals! 

Position Summary:

Welcome guests in a warm and friendly manner.  Greet and seats guest.  Present menus in a kindly, professional and quick manner.

Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities:
  • Greets and seats guests
  • Presents menus to guests
  • Informs guests about special menu items
  • Enhance the customer experience by treating guests in a friendly and professional manner
  • Takes names on a waiting list
  • Assign tables
  • Run the floor plan board
  • Takes guest information and quotes wait to guests accurately when tables are not immediately available.
  • Keep an organized host area, clean and well stocked
  • Answers phone and answers questions concerning the menu and restaurant.
  • Interacts with guests in and as they leave the restaurant to ensure positive dining experience.
  • If applicable, take fill and process to go orders
  • Maintain restrooms throughout shift.
  • Maintain entrance area clean and free of debris to include mopping
  • Other duties as directed.
Required Skills 
  • Excellent communication skills (verbally interacts with management, servers, team members and guests.)
  • Must be able to read, write and determine wait time based on RSH procedures.
  • Must visually scan restaurant for clean, unoccupied tables and check/clean bathrooms
  • Organizational skills.Multi-task oriented.
  • Knowledge of workplace safety procedures
  • 1 year of experience in a similar position
Essential Physical Abilities:
  • Ability to work standing up during entire shift
  • Endure schedules of 35 to 40 hours per week
  • Ability to bend, reach
  • Reaches, bends and stoop frequently
  • Carry up to 25 pounds. 
  • Carry 30 to 50 feet highchairs, up to 10 per shift
  • Ability to verbally communicate with guests and phone callers
  • Bilingual is a plus.
  • Frequent washing of hands
What We Offer

Health, dental and vision insurance options after 60 days of employment, a variety of supplemental insurance options like life, disability, etc. Paid Sick Leave, Paid birthday and parental leave. Discounted dining.