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Host

Department: Restaurant General
Store Location: Dallas

 

The world’s largest artisanal Italian food and beverage marketplace is coming to Texas!

Eataly Dallas will open in 2020 in NorthPark Center. Eataly was founded in Italy in 2007 and has since expanded to more than 39 locations (and counting!) across the globe. Eataly is a place where you can EAT, SHOP and LEARN about high-quality, authentic Italian cuisine. Each Eataly location contains an array of restaurants, cafés, to-go eateries, fresh counters (think Italian cheese and meat, and fresh pasta made in front of you!), a grocery market with more than 10,000 products, and a cooking school.

Eataly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Eat Better, Live Better!

JOB OVERVIEW 

A Host is the first and last point of contact with guests at a restaurant and is responsible for greeting, seating and saying goodbye to guests as well as maintaining the flow of the restaurant during service. A Host diligently and efficiently manages seating in Eataly’s restaurants. Directly reports to the Restaurant Manager. 

  • Oversees the general functioning of the dining room during meal service, relaying information to managers and service personnel 
  • Maintains an accurate, fair and up-to-date waitlist and seating chart using a computerized system 
  • Takes and manages reservations in restaurants that allow reservations 
  • Balances the guest flow among the service stations, taking into account requests for a particular table or server depending on availability 
  • Informs guests when tables are ready, escorts them to table, provides menus and introduces the server 
  • Assists with the duties of servers and bus persons as needed to maintain service effectiveness and efficiency 
  • Performs other duties as required or assigned 

QUALIFICATIONS 

  • 1+ year of experience in a high-volume restaurant 
  • Basic computer skills 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred 

JOB REQUIREMENTS  

  • Availability to work onsite with a flexible schedule often including evenings and weekends 
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds 
  • Ability to exert well-paced mobility for up to 8 hours, including standing, walking, bending and squatting 

BENEFITS AND PERKS 

  • Health Coverage – Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance and Paid Parental Leave 
  • Paid Time Off, 401K with company match, Commuter Benefits and Plum Benefits 
  • Free staff lunch daily and discounts at Eataly  
  • Fun staff classes on products and Italian cuisine

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