Restaurant Server Job Description

If you want to hire a Restaurant Server to help you with your business, you may not know where to begin. The first step is to understand what a Restaurant Server does and what tasks can be delegated. This article explains those tasks and will help you in your search for the right staff member.

About the Restaurant Server Position

Our restaurant is seeking a reliable, energetic, and friendly Restaurant Server to join our team. As a Restaurant Server, you’ll be responsible for providing a top-notch dining experience for our customers. Whether taking orders or running food, good customer service comes first.

If you’re quick on your feet and love working with people, we’d love to speak with you about working for us.

Restaurant Server Responsibilities

  • Welcome patrons to our restaurant and seat them as needed
  • Familiarize yourself with the menu and be ready to answer customer questions about different options
  • Take food and beverage orders, paying close attention to special requests and dietary restrictions
  • Safely and efficiently run food from the kitchen to the table
  • Assist patrons as needed, checking in with them frequently to ensure their experience is satisfactory
  • Present customers with their checks and accept payments
  • Adhere to all health, safety, and sanitation requirements
  • Clean and prepare tables as needed

Restaurant Server Requirements

  • Previous experience as a Restaurant Server preferred but not required
  • Be a team player and willing to lend a hand when needed
  • Excellent multitasking and organizational skills
  • Superb communication skills, including a customer-service oriented personality
  • The ability to be on your feet for multiple hours at a time

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Frequently Asked Questions

What makes a good Restaurant Server?

A good Restaurant Server makes easy work of balancing multiple duties, including serving customers, running food, and bussing tables. Regardless of what they’re doing, their customer service skills shine!

Who does a Restaurant Server report to?

A Restaurant Server usually reports to a General Manager.

What is the salary range for a Restaurant Server?

A Restaurant Server makes between $14,000 to $25,000

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