Restaurant Server Part-Time

Ambassador Chicago JDV by Hyatt
Chicago, IL

posted June 12, 2024

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Restaurant Server

Compensation: $18.00

What's in it for you…

  • Insurance enrollment available from DAY 1!
  • Paid time off available from DAY 1!
  • Holiday pay available from DAY 1!
  • 401(k) enrollment after 30 days!
  • Hotel and travel discounts at worldwide destinations!
  • Professional development and promotion opportunities!

About this job...

Restaurant Servers provide attentive, dynamic, and inspiring tableside service for our restaurant guests.  Thorough knowledge of the food and beverage menus including recommended offerings and pairings is critical to success.  Restaurant Servers must be proactive in handling guest needs, be highly engaging and service-oriented, and take a creative approach to problem solving.  The primary responsibility of a Restaurant Server is to deliver and exceed guest expectations, execute the restaurant vision, resolve challenges, and maintain excellent communication with guests, peers, and supervisors.

What you'll be doing...

  • Prepare the restaurant for service by cleaning guest and service spaces and stocking essential supplies for ease of use.
  • Learn details on each menu item to provide food and beverage recommendations to guests, highlighting unique restaurant offerings and specials.
  • Accurately detail each order, ensuring accuracy and guest delight.
  • Effectively engage and build rapport with guests to identify needs and ensure guest satisfaction.
  • Proactively communicate special needs or requests and take ownership to resolve guest challenges, working collaboratively with the restaurant team.
  • Maintain cleanliness of restaurant spaces throughout and after shift, completing side work and stocking as needed or assigned.
  • Always maintain professionalism consistent with restaurant and company expectations.
  • Know and communicate restaurant emergency procedures; inform and assist guests in emergencies.
  • Take on additional tasks as necessary or assigned by restaurant leadership.

Success Factors...

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to speak, read, and write in primary language(s) used in the workplace
  • 8+ hours per day; stand and walk frequently throughout the workday
  • Lift, lower, and maneuver up to 30 pounds frequently
  • Reach, bend, stoop, and pivot frequently throughout the workday

About First Hospitality…

Founded in 1985 and based in Chicago, First Hospitality is a forward-thinking hotel development, investment, and management company.  First Hospitality’s strategic vision is to create value for all through excellence and an openness to doing things differently.

First Hospitality seeks to attract and retain a high-performing and diverse workforce in which employee’s differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the customers we serve.  FH fosters an inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration, flexibility, and fairness.  Equal Opportunity Employer.

Ambassador Chicago JDV by Hyatt

284 Room Hotel

Explore Downtown Chicago From Our Boutique Gold Coast Hotel

Step into Chicago history and its celebrated Gold Coast neighborhood when you enter the grand lobby of the Ambassador Chicago. Inside, vaulted ceilings rise over ornate décor and artwork that capture the city’s steadfast spirit. Check into sumptuous rooms, then explore nearby iconic landmarks like Magnificent Mile and Water Tower Place.

Check into one of 284 rooms in the heart of the Gold Coast, each featuring iconic white-on-white décor and a serene atmosphere. Sleep on imported 300-thread-count linens and enjoy luxury touches like mosaic marble floors in the bathroom. Select a traditional space with neighborhood views, or opt for a lavish 650-square-foot one-bedroom suite. After you’ve unpacked, take a six-minute walk to Lake Michigan or mingle with the locals on Division Street. 

Reminiscent of an old-school English gentleman’s club, The Library is the perfect place to relax in the midst of your Chicago adventure or convening with friends before you discover the neighborhood. Pick-up a curated coffee beverage in the morning and enjoy drinks and portable snacks throughout the afternoon and evening from our 24-hour Grab and Go offerings.


1301 North State Parkway

Chicago, IL 60610

Telephone (312) 787-3700