Food Server

Park Ridge Marriott
Park Ridge, NJ

posted January 28, 2023

Food Server

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Description

Job Overview:

Service of food and/or beverage to include the order taking and delivery of any food and/or beverage items. This task is to be handled in a friendly, courteous, helpful, timely and professional manner resulting in a very high level of guest satisfaction.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Check station before, during and after shift for proper set-up and cleanliness.
  • Greet the guests in a friendly and courteous manner and explain any specials and/or restaurant promotions for guest awareness.
  • Record the details of the order from the guests, repeating the order to the guest to check for accuracy.
  • Input the order into the Point-Of-Sale computer to inform the kitchen of the particulars in the order being placed.
  • When complete, retrieve order up to 30 lbs., from kitchen, confirm its accuracy, lift and deliver to guest along with appropriate condiments. Abide by all State, Federal and Corporate liquor regulations pertaining to serving alcoholic beverages to minors and intoxicated guests.
  • Replenish beverages as necessary and check with guests for overall satisfaction.
  • Market and serve upon request any dessert items or specialty coffees.
  • Present the check to guest promptly.
  • Supplement the bus-help in clearing and resetting the tables.
  • Perform all assigned side-work to include replenishing condiments and restocking side-stands.
  • Perform any general cleaning tasks using standard hotel cleaning products as assigned to adhere to health standards.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

    Specific Job Knowledge and Skills:

    The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation.

  • Must have basic knowledge of food and beverage preparation, service standards, guest relations and etiquette.
  • Knowledge of the appropriate table settings, service-ware and menu items.
  • Ability to read, write and speak the English language sufficient to understand menus, special promotions, record orders, and communicate with guests to explain and record orders.
  • Ability to remember, recite and promote the variety of menu items.
  • Ability to transport large trays weighing up to 30 lbs. through a crowded room on a continuous basis throughout shift.

    Other Expectations:

  • Regular attendance in conformance with the standards, which may be established from time to time, is essential to the successful performance of this position.
  • Due to the cyclical nature of the hospitality industry, associates may be required to work varying schedules to reflect the business needs of the hotel. This includes nights, weekends and/or holidays.
  • All employees must maintain a neat, clean and well-groomed appearance (specific standards available).
  • Employee is always required to take on the responsibility and wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as determined by position and duties.
  • Complies with health and safety rules, regulations and procedures to maintain a safe environment.
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    Park Ridge Marriott

    289 Room Hotel

    Enjoy comfort and convenience at our Newly renovated hotel

    Have all your travel needs met at the Newly Renovated Marriott Park Ridge. Our upscale hotel places you in an ideal location a short distance from Woodcliff Lake, Nyack, The Outlets at Bergen Town Center and the excitement of New York City. After exploring nearby New Jersey attractions or spending a day in Manhattan, unwind in our rooms and suites with modern décor, luxury bedding and flat-panel TVs with premium channels. Start your day with a satisfying breakfast at our restaurant, Brae's, and grab dinner and a refreshing beer at the end of the day at Sean O'Casey's, our popular and authentic Irish pub. Keep up with your exercise routine by using out 24-hour fitness center and take a relaxing swim in our indoor/outdoor pool. If you'll be hosting a business or social event during your stay, reserve one of our stylish event venues, including a lovely outdoor garden terrace. Whether you're visiting with us for business or leisure, you'll enjoy an exceptional travel experience from start to finish at Park Ridge