Waitress/Waiter

Location: El Paso, TX
Work Schedule: Part time, 4:45 p.m. to 9 p.m., Thursday to Saturday
ROP: $2.35/hr. plus tips

SUMMARY: Greets, seats, and takes patrons food and beverage orders. Maintains tables, chairs and restaurant clean and in orderly condition by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES: Collect payments from customers. Write patrons’ food orders on order slips, memorize orders, or enter orders into computers for transmittal to kitchen staff. Take orders from patrons for food or beverages. Check with customers to ensure that they are enjoying their meals and take action to correct any problems. Serve food and/or beverages to patrons; prepare and serve specialty dishes at tables as required. Prepare checks that itemize and total meal costs and sales taxes. Remove dishes and glasses from tables or counters, and take them to kitchen for cleaning. Present menus to patrons and answer questions about menu items, making recommendations upon request. Inform customers of daily specials. Clean tables and/or counters after patrons have finished dining. Prepare hot, cold, and mixed drinks for patrons, and chill bottles of wine.
Explain how various menu items are prepared, describing ingredients and cooking methods. Prepare tables for meals, including setting up items such as linens, silverware, and glassware. Stock service areas with supplies such as coffee, food, tableware, and linens. Fill salt, pepper, sugar, cream, condiment, and napkin containers. Escort customers to their tables.. Other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS: Related restaurant experience preferred but not needed. Need employees that want to work. Must have food handlers card.