SWR Hospitality is currently in search of Hostess.
Russian speaking applicant is a plus.
Should you be interested to be part of our team, please send in your motivation and CV with your most recent full-length photograph for us to review your profile further.
Be ready share our journey beyond excellence and be one with us at SWR Hospitality.
§ To be the ambassador of the Restaurant.
§ To demonstrate a positive personality and professional image.
§ To deliver a friendly and courteous greeting with enthusiasm.
§ To seat guests efficiently to ensure comfort and quality of experience.
§ To be sensitive and responsive to guests’ needs and differences.
§ To monitor and manage table turnover and the flow of guests in your café.
§ To maximize sales by seating efficiently and retaining them during busy periods.
§ To ensure a pleasant and safe experience for all guests.
§ To maintain and ensure the cleanliness of the guests’ usage areas.
§ To observe and practice teamwork at all times.
§ To achieve total guest satisfaction.
§ Answer telephone and take the reservations in a correct manner
§ Arrive punctually, in proper attire, and prepared to begin shift.
§ Ensure sections are assigned appropriately to meet anticipated reservations and business volume.
§ Ensure neatness, organization, and cleanliness of all fixtures and fittings in host/hostess area.
§ Sort, clean, and organize menus and put away neatly.
§ Check the restrooms. Ensure cleanliness and adequately stock with supplies.
§ Ensure specials’ boards are updated.
§ Approach each guest and greet them with a warm and friendly smile.
§ Make eye contact when talking to guests.
§ Acknowledge regular guests with a personal greeting using their name.
§ Determine the guests’ needs. Identify where the guest will be seated and escort them at a comfortable pace, while engaging in light conversation.
§ Inquire whether it is the guests’ first visit to the Restaurant.
§ Present an open menu to each guest.
§ Explain clearly the procedures for any wait situations in peak business times.
§ Assist in finding bar seats or wait areas during peak business times.
§ Check and ensure the restrooms and guest usage areas are cleaned and re-stocked every hour.
§ Be alert for mediocre responses. Inquire for further feedback.
§ Offer comments cards to the guests to complete if not already done so.
§ Ask for feedback from all departing guests by asking specific questions about the quality of their lunch, dinner, or service.
§ Report any complaint or dissatisfaction to the Manager immediately.
§ Wish a warm parting – “Good Night”, “Thank you for coming to our Restaurant, “We hope to see you again soon”.
§ Have all relevant forms available for the colleagues and guests.
§ Complete all assigned duties.
§ Enjoy your job and make it a fun experience for all.
Previous F&B position in similar role is an advantage within standalone Restaurants or within the hotel industry.
Knowledge and understanding of the UAE market and clientele.
Passionate, agile, self-motivated and able to perform with excellence at all times are highly regarded characteristics.
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the colleague is regularly required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle and feel, reach with hands and arms, climb and balance, talk, hear, taste, and smell. The colleague is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl. The colleague must regularly lift and move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties, the colleague is frequently exposed to fumes and airborne particles in the form of cigar or cigarette smoke. The colleague is occasionally exposed to outside
weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate in the daytime and loud in the evenings.