Day Server

  • The Wickaninnish Inn
  • Front-line
    • Full Time | 
    • Permanent
  • 500 Osprey Lane Tofino
  • 1 position available
  • Accessible Employer: Yes
  • Open to International applicants with valid Canadian Work permits: Yes
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Posted on February 9, 2024

Job Description

Join our Restaurant Team as a Day Server, where you have the opportunity to learn and grow in a Relais & Chateaux property also recognized as a Forbes, AAA 4-Diamond Resort and T&L World’s Best Hotel.

Whether or not they’re staying at the Inn, the Pointe Restaurant is a destination people come here to seek out. At the Pointe Restaurant we offer refined, personalized service alongside our exceptional cuisine; every role is pivotal to its smooth operation and creating memorable experiences. Team members must bring a keen sense of observation, an appreciation for organization and customer service, and a curiosity for food and beverage.

As a Day Server you will:

  • Ensure efficient and personalized guest service meeting and exceeding Relais & Chateaux, AAA 4 & 5 Diamond and Forbes Standards
  • Lead by example and be a pro-active member of The Pointe Restaurant Team
  • Skillfully guide guests through available food & beverage options, assisting with selections
  • Be knowledgeable about and accurately describe all menu items and respond to guest questions on ingredients and preparation
  • Effectively communicate orders to our Culinary Team through use of Silverware POS
  • Be an exemplary team member in managing side duties and keeping the restaurant guest ready at all times
  • Accurate balancing of cash-outs, and completion of all administrative duties relative to the position
  • Prepare and serve Barista style coffees
  • Assistance in selection of the appropriate wine or spirit to accompany the meal

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Our ideal candidate will embody the West Coast culture, while still being committed to the art of hospitality and pursuit of excellence. They will have:

  • Willingness to learn in a team environment while striving to exceed Relais & Chateaux, AAA 4 & 5 Diamond and Forbes Standards
  • Previous experience in a fine dining restaurant environment
  • Good knowledge of food, wine, beer and spirits
  • An appreciation for detail, and a passion for guest service
  • Professional and positive attitude in every aspect of the position
  • Consistent punctuality and dedication
  • A calm, polite and composed demeanor
  • A desire to contribute exciting and innovative ideas towards the ongoing improvement of The Pointe Restaurant and the Wickaninnish Inn as a whole.
  • Valid Serving It Right Certification
  • Self-motivation in learning extensively about wines and spirits.
  • A mutual understanding of your employment duration will be determined during your interview

Salary/Wage

16.75

Other Perks/Benefits

Team Member Benefits: https://www.wickinn.com/about-employment/

Recommended Training

Serving It Right

Job Application Process

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