Four Seasons Hotel Seattle is looking for a Room Service Server who shares our passion for excellence and is enthusiastic about creating the ultimate service experience. Our Room Service Coordinator will be a member of a dynamic team who provides service and support to our award-winning employees. This position reports to the Room Service Manager. U.S. work authorization is required for this position.
Four Seasons prides itself on the commitment to the Golden Rule philosophy, and strives to provide the best possible experience for both our guests and employees. Because of our employee-centric approach, Four Seasons has been listed in the FORTUNE Magazine 100 Best Companies to Work For rankings every year since 1998.
Four Seasons Hotel Seattle is the Pacific Northwest’s only Forbes five-star rated hotel. Overlooking Elliott Bay and Puget Sound, our luxurious guestrooms are steps away from Pike Place Market, the Seattle Art Museum, and world-class shopping. In partnership with acclaimed Seattle chef Ethan Stowell, we are proud to showcase simply prepared Northwest food and drink in Goldfinch Tavern, our signature restaurant.
Key Elements of the Job
Deliver food orders including any special needs or requests to the guest in-room, check completed kitchen orders with the order taker or guest’s original order; transport items to the guestroom in a timely manner to ensure proper food quality. Greet guests, describe selected items to the guest using interesting, and vivid descriptions of the each item’s, origin, taste, and preparation methods; communicate options for removal of trays and dishware; respond to request for tray removal according to established time standards. Breakdown, clean and set-up of room service tables, condiment set-ups, flatware, dishware, and room service side stations. Anticipate guest needs, ascertain satisfaction, and offer suggestions, and respond urgently and appropriately to guest concerns and requests; Ability to answer calls in the absence of the order taker or manager Check the guest’s in room private bar daily and restock accordingly; communicate with order taker any special private bar requests or needs; remove private bar contents upon guest request and re-stock when guest departs. Ability to multi-task and prioritize in room deliveries to ensure orders/requests are delivered in a timely manner; deliver and set up guest amenities.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills
Previous exposure to Hotel Operating Systems (Opera, Micros POS and hotsos systems preferred) Flexible work hours to include overnight, morning and night shifts Food Handler’s Permit and Mixologist Permit Previous Room Service/Serving experience a plus Strong Communication Skills necessary for the success of this role
What to Expect from Your Work Experience...You will
- Be part of a cohesive team with a singular focus on creating the best possible guest experience
- Have the ability to demonstrate your unique personality and service style while achieving the brand standards that make us Four Seasons
- Be encouraged to demonstrate your professional passion
- Have career growth opportunities both within Four Seasons Hotel Seattle and worldwide with our company
- Be rewarded with market-leading pay and a comprehensive benefit plan
- Get to experience other Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts through the complimentary room nights program
- Receive a complimentary meal when at work in our employee restaurant, the Sound Café
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We look forward to receiving your application!
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