Waiting Staff - Ascot

Posted 20 days ago by Sodexo
Location Ascot Job Type Temporary
Salary £9 Per Hour Sector Catering & Hospitality

We currently have an opportunity for Waiting Staff to join our team. This is a great opportunity for a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression.

Main responsibilities

Your day-to-day tasks may include:

  • greeting customers as they arrive and showing them to their table
  • giving out menus and taking orders for food and drink
  • serving food and drinks
  • dealing with bill payments
  • making sure tables are clean and tidy
  • You'll also be on hand to answer any questions and make sure that customers enjoy their experience.
  • Ensure customers feel welcome and comfortable throughout the event
  • Perform duties in an efficient, professional and courteous manner
  • Perform reasonable alternative duties, as instructed by your Manager


Ideal candidate

You'll need:

  • The ability to remain calm under pressure
  • The ability to memorise orders
  • Numeracy skills
  • Capable of delivering highest quality customer service
  • Exhibit a ‘Can do’ attitude
  • Enjoy working in a busy environment
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Ability to carry out tasks quickly
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Ability to follow instructions
About the company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to  support exforces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process.

Sodexo and our clients are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults within a regulated activity. Certain roles will require applicants to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and/ or Disclosure Scotland.