Restaurant Server @ Amber Grill

Holiday Inn Stevens Point Convention Center, Stevens Point, WI
Part Time

Posted July 6, 2017

The Amber Grill restaurant is searching for some rocking foodies to join one of Stevens Point's premier restaurant server teams!

Job overview

The Amber Grill restaurant is searching for hard-working, friendly, and outgoing customer service professionals who have a passion for food and beverage to join our team. This job will appeal to individuals who are good at multi-tasking, interacting with patrons, and who enjoy contributing to a positive work environment in one of Stevens Point's most popular restaurants.

Our restaurant servers serve food and beverage to local residents and hotel patrons who visit the Amber Grill restaurant.  Service areas include the Amber Grill restaurant, Amber Grill Bar, Amber Grill Patio, and Holiday Inn Room Service. The position reports to the restaurant Assistant Manager and Restaurant Manager.

Successful employment as a server can lead to supervisory positions, or other food and beverage or hospitality management positions.  

Benefits include:

  • Paid vacation days
  • 401k
  • Hotel discounts at InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) brands, and others.

Requirements

Physical requirements:

  • Long work shifts are sometimes necessary.
  • Work: medium-use force of up to 50 pounds occasionally and/or force of 20 pounds frequently, or constantly lift, push, pull or miscellaneous moving of objects.
  • Ability to stand for the entire shift.

Mental Requirements:

  • You must be able to clearly express ideas and information.
  • Must be able to make quick decisions.
  • Must be able to work well under pressure.
  • Must have the ability to listen effectively, understand and clarify patron concerns and issues presented by co-workers and guests.
  • Must be able to work with and understand basic mathematical calculations and financial data and information.
  • Must be able to maintain calm and objectivity under pressure.

What you will be doing

  • Approach guest encounters in a friendly and service-oriented attitude.
  • Meet the attendance requirements, including report as scheduled for work shifts, which will change with the needs of the hotel.
  • Maintain high grooming and personal appearance standards, which includes wearing the correct uniform and nametag while on duty.
  • Comply at all times with the rules and regulations of Aimbridge Hospitality to encourage safe and efficient work operations.
  • Comply with requirements for the position including certification to serve alcohol, safety, etc.
  • Be fully familiar with the menus and the specials in the restaurant.
  • Serve guests all drinks and food orders in a warm, sympathetic, polite and professional manner.
  • Clear, clean and prepare tables as necessary.
  • Be familiar with the operation of the point of sales system (currently Micros).
  • Complete cashier functions of properly closing checks, and completing daily shift work to close shift. 
  • Carry out the duties of opening and closing and other extra duties, in accordance with the allocation of the rotation of the stations.
  • Make sure the tables and stations for the waiters are stocked, crisp and clean.
  • Complete any other tasks as assigned by department managers.

Holiday Inn Stevens Point Convention Center

1001 Amber Avenue

Stevens Point, WI 54482

Telephone (715) 344-0200

Aimbridge Hospitality

Aimbridge Hospitality is one of the largest and most dynamic independent management companies in North America and the Caribbean. With an award winning portfolio of over 500 hotels and resorts with more than 70,000 guestrooms, our company operates across a full spectrum of property types in addition to independent luxury, boutique, and lifestyle hotels. Our highly resourced company offers an unrivaled track record of creating and maximizing asset value and holds an enviable position as an exclusive management company approved to operate all brands within the Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt, Starwood, Wyndham, and InterContinental systems as well as their respective newly launched soft brands.

Aimbridge Hospitality Culture

Aimbridge Hospitality is and will forever be a “high touch” organization. From the principals to the front line associates, the Aimbridge team is engaged in guest, partner (both investment and brand), and associate satisfaction. At Aimbridge Hospitality, we value passionate people who love to be challenged and desire the freedom to contribute to the overall success of the organization.

Having fun helps us keep perspective! If we’re happy, our guests will be happy. Our work place culture values family, work life balance and community.

Career Advancement at Aimbridge Hospitality

Aimbridge Hospitality values innovative ideas that ensure high productivity and rewards those willing to step forward and help us develop passionate team members that deliver outstanding guest service and top financial results. We want you to succeed and explore new positions in which allow you to progress your career. Our culture and programs prepare you to meet and exceed your personal goals through:

  • Every leader knowing the key to success is to always be training your team members, and to proactively encourage and provide them with opportunities for advancement.
  • Manager In Training (MIT) programs to develop performing hourly staff into management opportunities.
  • General Manager In Training (GMIT) programs to prepare performing management staff to take the keys to their first hotel.