Waiter/Waitress

Location
Manama
Posted
18 Sep 2016
Closes
16 Oct 2016
Ref
63235469en
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Non-Management
Waiter/Waitress
Company

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with 1,103 properties in nearly 100 countries and 154,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels, resorts and residences with the following internationally renowned brands: St. Regis(R), The Luxury Collection(R), W(R), Westin(R), Le Meridien(R), Sheraton(R), Four Points(R) by Sheraton, Aloft(R), and ElementSM. The Company boasts one of the industry's leading loyalty programs, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG), allowing members to earn and redeem points for room stays, room upgrades and flights, with no blackout dates. Starwood also owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., a premier provider of world-class vacation experiences through villa-style resorts and privileged access to Starwood brands. For more information, please visit www.starwoodhotels.com.



Location

The Westin Bahrain City Centre, Bahrain Comprising 200 beautifully-appointed guest rooms, including six executive suites and a Presidential Suite, The Westin Bahrain City Centre debuts the Westin brand in Bahrain. The hotel is directly linked to Bahrain City Centre that is located in the heart of Manama and in close proximity to popular tourist and commercial areas. In keeping with the brand’s mission to be a partner in guest well-being, the hotel features WestinWORKOUT® with state-of-the-art fitness equipment and a swimming pool as well as be home to the Bahrain's first Westin Heavenly Spa. Food and beverage offering include five venues, ranging from a gourmet restaurant to T-Spoon, their coffee lounge and over 6,500 square-feet of ultra-modern event space. To begin the journey to a rewarding career at Westin within a multicultural environment, explore now. Le Meridien Bahrain City Centre, Bahrain Le Méridien Bahrain City Centre features 260 contemporary guest rooms including 18 executive suites and a Presidential Suite, and is adjoined to Bahrain City Centre unlocking a plethora of shopping options for guests. The hotel’s three dining venues include the brand's signature Latitude coffee bar and lounge and an all-day dining restaurant. Alongside the hotel will offer over 5,000 square feet of modern event and meeting space, including a business centre, ballroom and five meeting rooms. Guests at Le Meridien enjoy access to the fitness and leisure facilities at the adjacent The Westin Bahrain City Centre We are now recruiting and invite individuals with hotel experience interested in working within a multi-cultural environment.



Department

Food & Beverage



Job Description

Serve food and beverage items to customers in a friendly, enthusiastic, professional, and timely manner. Accurately records, pre-checks and picks-up all food and beverage orders. Serves guests their food and beverage in prompt, courteous manner as per the standard sequence of service. Sets tables as per Outlet standard prior to guests’ arrival. Up-sell or promote all specials advertised in the outlet as well promoting slow moving items. To have a thorough understanding and knowledge of all food and beverage items in the menu and the ability to recommend Food & Beverage combinations and up sell alternatives. Responsible for all side duties described in the job task check list and to complete all side work prior to the opening and closing of the restaurant Be knowledgeable of all ingredients and prices of the food and beverage listed on the menu. Follow the cash handling procedures and process all guest orders through MICROS before any dish or beverage is served. During low occupancy of the outlet, to assist with stocking the work stations and clean them, polishing silverware, china and glassware and folding napkins. Follows hotel grooming and dress standard. Acquires a working knowledge of hotel, in-house facilities and local information to respond to guest questions in these areas as required.



Requirements

Minimum of 2 years of experience as a Waiter/Waitress in a Stand Alone "A" grade independent international Western restaurant. Flexible and attentive to detail Be good at communication with guests Self-confident Enthusiastic and pleasant personality Able to exert fast-paced mobility for period of up to 4 hours in length. Dynamic, pro-active and assertive personality, initiative, character