Sakerum - Washington, DC (30+ days ago)

Sakerum is seeking a highly energetic and experienced hostess.

The ideal candidate will have previous hosting experience or stellar guest/customer service experience will be considered * Minimum of 1-2 years of hosting or customer experience * Must be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time * Professional appearance and grooming standards appropriate for a high quality restaurant

Sakerum combines the rich flavors and textures of Latin and Asian cuisine and cocktails for a fusion unlike any other. But, our most important blends come from the unique mix of people, great food & drink and unmatched ambiance. Sakerum is located just blocks away from the intersection of D.C.’s bustling 14th and U Streets, both well-known for their blend of the modern and historic.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

*Greet guests at the restaurant entrance and escort them to a table

*Introduce the guests server as they sit down

*Communicate with the kitchen regarding guest counts and length of wait for tables

*Maintain cleanliness of work areas and host/hostess stand throughout the day

*Maintain seating chart

*Help plan and coordinate timely seating of guests

*Take reservations in person and over the phone, using professional language at all times

*Answer telephones, responding to guest questions in a professional manner

*Responsible on all Togo and delivering order

*Maintain knowledge of all menus items

Interviews will be held starting at 1pm monday-friday for selected candiates. Please do not come in without an interview.

Job Type: Part-time or Full time

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $15.00 to $17.50 /hour