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Host / Hostess - KPC - Part-Time

US - HI - Waikoloa Village
Date Posted:
11/9/16 2:30 PM
Company Name:
Hilton Hotels and Resorts
What will I be doing?

As a Restaurant Host/Hostess, you would be responsible for welcoming guests and escorting them to their seats for dining in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

* Welcome guests and ascertain their dining needs
* Seat guests and manage the seating chart
* Monitor restaurant activity to determine seating and dining flow
* Perform opening and closing duties, as needed
* Assist others with side work including, but not limited to cleaning, stocking, folding silverware, etc.
* Ensure knowledge of menu
* Respond to guest inquiries and requests in a timely, friendly and efficient manner
* Assist fellow team members and other departments wherever necessary to maintain positive working relationships

Hilton World Wide Inc. is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
What are we looking for?
  • Minimum 6 months' customer service experience
  • Restaurant host/hostess experience preferred
  • Hospitality experience preferred
  • Availability to work up to 4 dinner shifts per week on varying days
  • Ability to effectively deal with customer complaints and concerns in a friendly and positive manner
  • Ability to read the English language to fully comprehend guest requests, memos, reservations, promotional materials, event orders and similar written materials
  • Ability to remember, recite and promote menu items
  • Ability to move throughout a crowded room to seat guests
  • Ability to obtain any government required licenses or certifications
  • Willingness to maintain a neat, cleanand well-groomed appearance (specific standards available)

  • HS diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Must currently reside in the state of Hawaii; relocation assistance and visa sponsorship are not available

Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values:

  • Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.
  • Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.
  • Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.
  • Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.
  • Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.
  • Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline

In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes:

  • Quality
  • Productivity
  • Dependability
  • Customer Focus
  • Adaptability
What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Our vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!

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