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Massachusetts Ave at Day Street

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compensation: above minimum wage! plus tips
employment type: part-time

There are a thousand restaurants in this city where you can wait tables, but very few where you can host a party every night. Urban Hearth, located in North Cambridge near Davis Square is one of those rare gems. We are hiring a full or part-time host/matre d' to the be the life of the party in our cozy 24 seat supper club.

This multifaceted position is part server, part host, part wine steward, part story-teller. From the moment you greet guests at the door, you are responsible for guiding their experience, making them feel like they are the guest of the hour at a chill supper party.

Required skills include:
**easy manner, with ability to anticipate what guests will desire and make them feel at home
**experience with fine dining service practices
**knowledge and interest in wine, beer and cocktails is key. Hosts must be able to retain a lot of information about wine and engage guests intelligibly on the subject
**Stamina, energy, and pride in your work - this is a fast paced, highly-collaborative environment that celebrates creativity, service and knowledge. We work hard together, and share in the results.

If you're tired of being just another cog in a big restaurant machine - it's time to change gears. Get in on the ground floor of a restaurant that is changing the definition of hospitality.

For serious inquiries, please email​ letter of interest and resume.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6706943124



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