As a Server with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, you will be an ambassador for the exceptional service and cuisine that are hallmarks of our dining experience. Your warm, personal attention and knowledge of our outstanding Food & Beverage offerings makes guests of our restaurants and lounges feel unique and valued.
Hotel Overview: A fixture in the heart of Silicon Valley since 1987, The Fairmont San Jose delivers an irresistible blend of innovation and elegance. With the meteoric growth of the computer industry, Silicon Valley has become one of the world's busiest hubs, and the capital of this high-tech mecca is San Jose. The Fairmont San Jose hotel combines technological innovation with timeless elegance.
Summary of Responsibilities:Reporting to the Director of Outlets, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to thefollowing:- Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service- Assist guests regarding menu items in an informative and helpful way- Follow outlet policies, procedures and service standards- Have full knowledge of beverage lists and promotions- Have full knowledge of all menu items, garnishes, contents and preparation methods- Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage- Other duties as assigned
Qualifications:- At least one year previous service experience required
- Luxury hotel or fine dining establishment an asset- Previous point of sale system experience an asset, but not required- Excellent communication and organizational skills- Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities- Highly responsible & reliable- Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment- Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team- Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
- Flexible schedule required, days off and shifts varied
Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):- Constant standing and walking throughout shift- Frequent lifting and carrying up to 20 lbs- Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting- Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps
Visa Requirements: Must be legally eligible to work in the United States.
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ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!Fairmont San Jose is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/M/F/D/V
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- Central San Jose, San Jose, CA, United States
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