Head Waiter - Gatwick Airport

Recruiter
One Resourcing Ltd
Location
Gatwick
Salary
£8.50/hour tips, share of tronc and other benefits
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
One Resourcing Ltd, the leading aviation recruitmet agency are delighted to be working in partnership with Airport Retail Enterprises for thier first venture in the UK at Gatwick Airport.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company with a great portfolio in Australia that are looking to replicate that success in the UK.

Full details of the role are as follows:

Grain Store Café & Bar, Gatwick Airport

Amazing opportunity to join our team in the ground-breaking premium branded restaurant at Gatwick Airport. We operate a beautifully designed full-service restaurant, premium takeaway counter and feature cocktail bar with a state-of-the-art open kitchen serving 1,500+ guests per day. All food is prepared freshly onsite, a unique point of difference against our competition. Excellent opportunities to grow with the company.

About the Company

The restaurant carries the brand name of the multiple award-winning and ground-breaking London restaurant Grain Store, created by award-winning Chef Patron Bruno Loubet. It is operated by Airport Retail Enterprises, a leading Australian-based airport F&B operator with over 50 outlets in Australia. Grain Store Café & Bar is our first restaurant in the UK and is the ideal platform for growth of the company in the UK market.

Head Waiter

* £8.50 per hour plus tips and share of tronc and benefits
* 40-50 hours per week, 5 shifts
* Role:

* Running a section and being responsible for all aspects of customer experience in that section
* Working closely with hosts, bar staff and runners
* Understanding details of menu and drinks list to make recommendations to customers
* Taking orders, making recommendations, clearing tables, delivering drinks/food, communicating with customers

* Requirements:

* Passion, flair and excellent customer service
* Strong sense of teamwork
* Willingness to learn
* Positive attitude
* Well-presented
* Strong understanding of English language
* Minimum of 1 year experience in as a waiter

As this position is based at a UK airport a full five year reference check will need to be undertaken as will a Crciminal Record Check