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As a server, your primary responsibility is to ensure guests have an enjoyable dining experience. This includes taking orders, delivering food and beverages, and assisting with requests or concerns. You will work closely with the kitchen and bar staff to ensure efficient service and maintain a clean and inviting dining area.

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Job Responsibilities

  • Greet and seat guests in a professional and friendly manner.
  • Present menus, take food and beverage orders and provide recommendations when necessary.
  • Ensure accuracy in order-taking and communicate orders to the kitchen staff promptly.
  • Serve food and beverages to guests, following established serving standards.
  • Check on guests regularly to meet their needs and address any concerns or requests.
  • Prepare and deliver accurate and timely guest checks and process payments using the POS system.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment, including setting up and breaking down tables.
  • Collaborate with other team members, such as kitchen staff and hosts/hostesses, to provide a seamless dining experience.
  • Adhere to health and safety standards, including proper food handling and sanitation.
  • Handle guest feedback and resolve any issues or concerns professionally and promptly.

Job Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous [X] years of serving experience [preferred but not required].
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Attention to detail and ability to multitask.
  • Knowledge of food and beverage service standards.
  • Knowledge of point-of-sale (POS) systems and basic math skills for accurate order processing and bill calculations.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
  • An eagerness to learn and adapt to new procedures and standards.


  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team player mentality
  • Ability to handle difficult situations with grace and professionalism
  • Basic math skills for processing payments and making change
  • Knowledge of wine and beer pairings
  • Familiarity with fine dining etiquette and service standards

Salary Range

The salary range for this position varies depending on experience and location. Our competitive benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, and retirement options.

Brand Voice

[Company Name] is a [industry] innovator dedicated to [brief description of what the company does]. With a passion for [key aspect of company purpose], we have been [brief company history or background]. Our mission is [insert mission statement]. 

We are guided by a set of core values, including [list core values, e.g., integrity, innovation, teamwork]. These principles drive every decision we make and every action we take.

Over the years, we have achieved [mention significant achievements and milestones, e.g., industry awards, record revenue growth]. These accomplishments reflect our company culture is built on a foundation of [describe the main characteristics of your company culture, e.g., collaboration, creativity, diversity].

Application Process

To apply for the server position, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and why you are interested in joining our team. Our hiring manager will review all applications and contact potential candidates for an interview.

[Insert Company Name] is an equal-opportunity employer, and we encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

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