Host(ess)

Food and Beverage New Westminster, BC


Description

Position at Starlight Casino, New Westminster

 

Job Type: Casual

 

Who We Are

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (“Gateway”) is one of the largest and most diversified gaming companies in Canada. Operating in British Columbia, Edmonton and Ontario, Gateway has over 6,000 employees and operates 25 gaming properties with more than 280 tables, over 9,600 slots, 68 restaurants and bars and 272 hotel rooms. As the selected service provider for the Central Gaming Bundle in Ontario, Gateway will bring two more properties and one new planned build in Wasaga Beach or Collingwood to the Gateway portfolio when fully implemented.  A multi-pronged growth strategy has seen Gateway diversify and expand its product offering, including developing proprietary casino and restaurant brands, which has dramatically improved the gaming customer experience while attracting new customers. This includes brands like Match Eatery & Public House, Atlas Steak + Fish and the new Halley’s Club.  In 2017, Gateway celebrated 25 years in the business of gaming and entertainment in Canada.

 

Why Work For Us

Gateway celebrates and empowers those employees who made it all possible. A career at Gateway means great people, a great atmosphere and career advancement opportunities across our 26 locations. Our employees thrive with ongoing training and leadership programs for all while working in an engaging and fun environment. Join us today! 

 

The Position

Set the tone for the entire guest experience!


We are looking for dynamic, outgoing, and energetic people who love to create buzz and excitement and enjoy being in the spotlight!  As a Host/ess you will increase guest loyalty by building a client network and promoting events and products.

 

A Great Fit, if You

  • Are passionate and knowledgeable about sports
  • Engage well with others and love to provide a premium  guest experience
  • Are comfortable initiating conversations with guests
  • Know how to have fun on the job and enjoy a public facing role
  • Can juggle multiple tasks and work well under pressure
  • Benefit from working flexible hours, evenings, and weekends

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Processes all reservations and plans guest seating arrangements in advance
  • Assists servers with food and beverage expediting, bussing and cleaning
  • Participates in promotional activities including social media or traditional communication, events, and photo sessions
  • Introduces or presents live entertainment as required

 

What You’ll Require

  • Minimum 1 year experience as a host/hostess in the hospitality/food service industry preferred
  • Cash handling experience using POS system or cashier register
  • Tourism, promotion, marketing, entertainment, or event training experience preferred
  • World Host / Super Host  certificate or other similar customer service programs preferred
  • Proven selling, marketing, and service skills in a dining, retail, or promotions environment
  • Trendy sense of style and attention to personal and property’s image
  • Effective public speaking skills and presence
  • Ability to pull, lift, and carry objects up to 35 lbs  specifically a fully loaded serving tray
  • Knowledge of specialty food and beverage items

 

What Is Next<span

Love what you see so far? For the best chance to hear from us, apply within 30 days of the posting date.

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