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Host(ess)

Posted February 14, 2020

As a Host(ess) you will hold an essential position in Americano, our vibrant casual Italian restaurant located in the heart of Downtown Dallas. Our Host(ess) is the first and last person with whom our guests interact; you will greet each and every guest with a warm smile and genuine welcome.  The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable about our whole restaurant offerings and exceed our guests’ expectations through care and authentic customer service.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Greet and warmly welcome guests at the door
  • Escort guests to the dining room, and introduce them to their server
  • Answer the telephone, book reservations, and move tables together to accommodate large parties
  • Monitor the open dining sections of the restaurant for empty and cleaned tables
  • Estimate wait times for guests, and monitor the guest waiting list
  • Ensure all guest needs are met to the required standard
  • Correctly account for all payments taken
  • Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by supervisor

KEY SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Refined verbal and written communication skills
  • Understanding of POS Systems
  • Open table experience
  • Elevated wine and beverage knowledge
  • Able to lift at least 35 lbs
  • Able to work for extended hours on your feet
  • Elevated food knowledge
  • Operate with passion, respect, integrity, dedication and empowerment to all internal and external guests

YOUR LEADER'S COMMITMENT

“Americano is a vibrant casual Italian restaurant with an atmosphere inspired by ’50’s and ’60’s Italian cinema and a menu comprised of contemporary takes on nostalgic comfort classics. A clear go to spot for a diverse audience perfect for large and small groups. The experience is accented by an eclectic mix of minimal, modern, industrial design contrasted by warm details and pops of color. Overall the perfect backdrop for a diverse menu featuring brick oven pizzas, inventive savory pastas and nightly features.”

THE JOULE'S COMMITMENT

As a Full Time Joule Ambassador you will be entitled to our exclusive company benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k (with company matching up to 6% of your contribution, and 100% vested immediately)
  • 10 Days of Vacation + 5 Sick Days + 1 Personal day + 6 national paid holidays
  • Preferred Hotels, Award Winning Restaurants, Exclusive Spa and Gym discount programs
  • Parking/DART discounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Company paid benefits at no cost for you:

  • Basic Employee Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • One hot meal when on shift
  • Ambassador recognition programs and events

Please review each of these links below for important information regarding your application and our company.

https://e-verify.uscis.gov/web/media/resourcesContents/E-Verify_Participation_Poster.pdf

https://e-verify.uscis.gov/web/media/resourcesContents/E-Verify_Participation_Poster_ES.pdf

https://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/USCIS/Verification/E-Verify/E-Verify_Native_Documents/OSC_Right_to_Work_Poster.pdf

https://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/USCIS/Verification/E-Verify/E-Verify_Native_Documents/OSC_Right_to_Work_Poster_ES.pdf

Americano

Restaurant

Americano is a vibrant, casual Italian restaurant with a prime location on Main Street adjacent to The Joule. The experience, full of whimsy, is an inviting atmosphere punctuated by Americano’s eclectic design inspired by 1960’s Italian cinema. Some of the menu features include hand-made pastas, neapolitan pizzas, and creative takes on classic Italian-American dishes. With a flexible outdoor patio space, Americano is a go-to spot for an assorted audience and perfect for large and small parties. From a celebratory al fresco meal, to a cozy corner for two, or a seat at the bustling bar, Americano offers an array of dining options.

Americano

1530 Main Street

Dallas, TX 75201

Telephone (214) 261-4600