Full Job Description
The Alida joins modern life with timeless charm on Savannah’s revitalized riverfront. Alida Harper-Folkes was a celebrated entrepreneur in Savannah, who also worked tirelessly to preserve its heritage. We celebrate the Alida's of our time: self made artisans who cultivate our city’s contemporary spirit while honoring its storied past. We are seeking a Server to join our team, opportunities available at www.thealidahotel.com/careers.
We seek to hire the best. Leaders of high character and humility with genuine passion and aptitude for hospitality. People who choose to be in hospitality because they have an open and generous nature and seek to make guests happy. We are a group of people who are proud of the work we do. Caring leaders, perfectionist chefs, intelligent creatives, generous hosts, meticulous operators, inspiring teachers, tireless doers, and all-around devotees of hospitality. We create value by empowering the team. We encourage our teams to stretch their thinking, move beyond their comfort zone and achieve their full potential. By providing a platform of support service, like the best in technology, finance resources, talent development, marketing and communication support, we allow them to focus on the heart of their business – hospitality and people. We are passionate about people and attract, develop and retain the best in hospitality. We thoughtfully seek out and groom talent, both within our company and outside, by promoting from within, developing a culture of growth and learning and partnering with the local community.
At Makeready http://makereadyexperience.com/ we create independent hotel, restaurant and retail brands. Each of our brands has a distinct point of view but they all share a common purpose: to inspire deeper connections with the world around them – city by city, person by person. Every Makeready experience embraces local culture, honors past and present, and invites curious guests to delve into the detail of their surroundings.
The Server is an essential member of the Food & Beverage team dedicated to providing exceptional quality and service to our guests. This position provides an enjoyable, expertly served beverage or dining experience conforming to The Alida standards of excellence for quality, professionalism and friendliness. Servers anticipate and service guests needs before being asked and are knowledgeable about all available menu options, beverage lists and daily specials. This position reports to the Director of Restaurant & Bars.
The Server will be responsible for setting up tables, serving food and beverage to guests, and clearing tables while working harmoniously and professionally with co-workers and supervisors.
Be the point person relating to communication with guests, including the menu and all other requests of their tables.
This person will also be serving and clearing food and beverage items to tables.
Contribute to our environment with a positive and friendly attitude.
Communicate with team members to ensure the highest level of personalized service.
Comply with The Alida Rules and Standards of Conduct as set forth in the Team Member Handbook.
Other duties as assigned.
Previous serving experience strongly preferred
Strong command of the English language
Requires attention to detail and problem solving skills, as well as a passion for customer service
Successful candidates must possess legal work authorization in the United States
Excellent customer service skills with great enthusiasm, superior interpersonal skills
Previous experience in Food & Beverage preferred
Able to operate computer equipment and other food & beverage computer systems
Strong food & beverage knowledge preferred
Must be able to lift 50 lbs
Available to work weekends, evenings and/or holidays