IHG Host/ess - InterContinental Toronto Centre in Toronto, Ontario

Description:

Do you see yourself as a Host/ess?

What's your passion? Whether you're into football, gardening, hiking, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.

Be yourself and at the centre of it all. Located in the heart of the entertainment and business districts, InterContinental Toronto Centre currently has an opening for a full time Host/ess. If you are passionate about hospitality and take pride in offering exceptional service, we would love to have you be a part of the IHG team! Our colleagues continue to aim higher and show they care about our guests and each other to ensure we achieve our goal of creating great hotels guests love.

InterContinental Toronto Centre is a full service luxury hotel in the heart of downtown Toronto. With 586 guest rooms, 18,000 square feet of meeting space, Next Generation Boardrooms, award winning restaurant "Azure" and a full service spa, we are the employer of choice in the hospitality industry. Visit our website at www.torontocentre.intercontinental.com.

In this role you will greet guests in a prompt and courteous manner; seat guests ensuring a balanced workload among servers. Maintain accurate waiting list as needed. You will alert guests when table is available. This role may process take-out orders; may answer room service phone and process room service order; practice selling-up techniques. May routinely clear and reset tables and assist with opening tasks such as assigning stations to servers. You may also be asked to handle guest complaints and special requests and assist with other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Qualifications include 6 months cash handling experience or food service experience. Smart Serve alcohol awareness certification and/or food service permit or valid health/food handler cards as required by local or provincial government agency. You may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. This job requires ability to perform the following: carrying or lifting items weighing up to 50 pounds (plates, utensils, menus etc.), handling food objects, products and utensils, using a keyboard, bending, stooping and kneeling.

In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching defined contribution pension plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.

So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.

InterContinental

Toronto Centre is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse

workforce. We are committed to providing

accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process for any

qualified applicants under the respective provincial human rights codes. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your

accessibility needs are accommodated.

Any information received relating to accommodation will be addressed

confidentially.

Job: Restaurant

Location: ON-Toronto

Requisition ID: TOR001169