Transforming Age Dining Server • Part-Time Evenings in Seattle, Washington
Parkshore, a Transforming Age community, is a lakefront retirement community located in Seattle's picturesque Madison park neighborhood. We emphasize serving others, team work, dedication to hospitality and customer service, vigorous innovation and integrity in everything we do.
We are accepting applications for part-time servers to join our team. The schedule is Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, from 4:00pm to 8:00pm.
Educational scholarships available! We encourage continuing education and promote internal advancement opportunities.
Serve Residents meals in a professional manner. Must implement proper food handling and cleaning techniques to ensure optimal infection control. Conduct oneself in a manner which contributes to an environment conducive to the provisions of quality resident services. Responsible for set-up and cleaning of the Dining Room while maintaining or exceeding hospitality and service standards. Assist food servers with dining services to Residents as needed. Carry out the “Living in Style” program through commitment, respect, compassion, dedication, teamwork and quality to our Residents.
Here are some of the server responsibilities:
Sets tables in dining room for meal service, using proper place settings
Sets up and prepares food items as required
Stocks food and beverage items as needed
Studies menu for the meal to assure that all items are available and can be communicated to the residents
Checks for menu changes, specials, and special requests. Checks station to make certain that all items required are available
Cleans off chairs, checks floor for cleanliness and that condiments are full and containers are clean
Assists in cleaning and preparing buffet line, cleaning floors, and vacuuming
Assists residents requiring assistance as requested
Greets guests, informs them of specials and changes; answers questions; makes suggestions
Takes food and beverage orders and relays to the kitchen; assists resident with getting items from the buffet line; serves courses from kitchen and service area promptly and with proper presentation
Processes resident orders to ensure items are prepared properly and served on a timely basis; observes residents and coordinates station to provide resident satisfaction
Removes dishes after meal, cleans and sanitizes tables, chairs, service areas, and resets for next meal
Maintains a positive, outgoing and friendly attitude throughout service and while interacting with residents and coworkers
Follows guidelines for uniforms, hair, cleanliness, and food handling
Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor
Must be a minimum of 16 years of age; if under 18, parental and school permission is required
Able to read, write, and speak English
Able to perform basic arithmetic calculations
Willing to work cooperatively as a member of the kitchen/dining staff team, and be able to respond to verbal instructions and directions
Enjoy working with senior adults and be willing to work in a fast-paced environment
Be patient, pleasant and understanding in relating to the residents and staff
We are a drug and alcohol-free employer. Criminal background and drug test will be required upon contingent offer of employment.
Come join us and help us fulfill our vision to Transform the Perception of Age!
External Company URL: http://www.transformingage.org/