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Cocktail Server

Location: 

Napa, CA, US

Property Name:  Dolce Silverado
Req Id:  13244

Job Summary

The Cocktail Server is expected to provide timely, courteous service with guest satisfaction as the primary goal. He/she is responsible for promotion of specials and up selling.

Education & Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Experience in a hotel or a related field preferred.
  • Must be of legal age to serve alcoholic beverages, according to local state laws.
  • California Food Handler Certification Required.
  • TIPS Alcohol Certification Required.
     

Physical Requirements

  • Flexible and long hours sometimes required.
  • Light work - Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 pounds of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects.
  • Ability to stand during entire shift.

General Requirements

  • Must be able to effectively communicate, both verbally and written, with all level of employees and guests in an attentive, friendly, courteous and service oriented manner.
  • Must be effective at listening to, understanding, and clarifying concerns raised by employees and guests.
  • Must be able to multitask and prioritize departmental functions to meet deadlines.
  • Approach all encounters with guests and employees in an attentive, friendly, courteous and service-oriented manner.
  • Attend all hotel required meetings and trainings.
  • Maintain regular attendance in compliance with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Standards, as required by scheduling, which will vary according to the needs of the hotel.
  • Maintain high standards of personal appearance and grooming, which includes wearing the proper uniform and nametag.
  • Comply with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient hotel operations.
  • Maximize efforts towards productivity, identify problem areas and assist in implementing solutions.
  • Must be effective in handling problems, including anticipating, preventing, identifying and solving problems as necessary.
  • Must be able to understand and apply complex information, data, etc. from various sources to meet appropriate objectives.
  • Must be able to cross-train in other hotel related areas.
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality of information.
  • Must be able to show initiative, including anticipating guest or operational needs.
  • Perform other duties as requested by management.
  • Maintain a friendly and warm demeanor at all times.

Fundamental Requirements

  • Available to work a flexible schedule, including workdays, evenings, weekends, and/or holidays as needed.
  • Employees must at all times be attentive, friendly, helpful and courteous to all guests, managers and fellow employees.
  • Complete opening/closing checklist according to standards.
  • Welcome guests, take their drink orders relay order to bartender, process order, deliver order to guest and receive payment for order.
  • Have knowledge of which garnishes go in each drink.
  • Process credit card and room charges.
  • Clear and clean tables when guests leave, return glasses to be washed.
  • Keep lounge area clean and free from debris at all times.
  • Follow all cash handling policies, and prepare closing report for night audit.
  • Perform all side work duties according to the schedule.
  • Full knowledge of state liquor laws.
  • Be familiar with the computer system.
  • Help the bartender prepare drinks when needed.
  • Assist bartender with hors d’oeuvres tables for cocktail hour in set up and breakdown.
  • Ensure overall guest satisfaction.

What we expect from you

• Bring your best every day

• Put our guests first

• Strive to exceed expectations in all you do

What you can expect from us

• Best-in-class training and career development

• Supportive and engaged team

• Fast paced fun environment

About Wyndham

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is the champion of the everyday traveler. Through the largest and widest collection of hotel experiences in the world, we work to make hotel travel possible for all. Wherever and however people travel, Wyndham will be there to welcome them.


Nearest Major Market: Napa