Employer The Kongo Restaurant

Salary £7.10
Hours 38 hours per week
Contract Permanent
Type Job
Closing date 31/08/2021

We are looking for a young and enthusiastic Waiter or Waitress to take orders and deliver food and beverages to our customers.

The right Waiter/Waitress uplifts the dining experience for customers. We are looking for someone who will have the patience, personality and perseverence to thrive in this role.

Waiter/Waitress responsibilities include greeting and serving customers, providing detailed information on menus, multi-tasking various front-of-house duties and collecting the bill. If you are able to perform well in a fast-paced environment, we'd like to meet you. To be successful Waiter or Waitress, you should be polite with our customers and make sure they enjoy their meals. You should be a team player and be able to effectively communicate with the kitchen staff to make sure orders are accurate and delivered promptly.

Keep in mind that Waiter/Waitress duties may require working in shifts and/or occasionally during weekends and holidays. 

Ultimately, it is the duty of our Waiters/Waitresses to provide an excellent overall dining experience for our guests.

Essential skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Proven work experience as a Waiter or Waitress 
  • Hands-on experience with cash register and ordering information system (e.g. Revel POS or Toast POS) 
  • Basic math skills 
  • Attentiveness and patience for customers 
  • Excellent presentation skills 
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills, with the ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment 
  • Active listening and effective communication skills 
  • Team spirit 
  • Flexibility to work in shifts 
  • High school diploma; food safety training is a plus

Shift pattern:

First shift from 10 AM to 17 PM and second shift 18PM to 1AM. 

Monday to Sunday 

We train and support our staff with the following: 

  • Training with cash register and ordering information system (e.g. Revel POS or Toast POS) 
  • Training and support on food and drinks orders, using a POS ordering software. 
  • Customer services  
  • Food, Safety and Hygiene training  

Interested? Apply now.