Elegant Server - Odyssey Chicago River

Entertainment Cruises – Chicago, IL


Job title: Fine Dining Server

Department: Food & Beverage

FLSA status: Non-exempt

Reports to: Restaurant Manager/ Supervisor on duty

Job Summary:

Inspired by our commitment to excellence, servers at our Company* create unforgettable memories for our guests. The successful Fine Dining Server is technically competent in serving food and beverages, is hospitable and cordial to guests and coworkers, acts safely and responsibly, and is knowledgeable about the vessel and the skyline.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide exceptional upscale hospitality to guests and coworkers as prescribed in Our Service System (OSS)
  • Greet guests and serve food and beverages in a timely and professional fashion
  • Accurately take orders and enter them into the point of sale system
  • Maintain the cleanliness and safety of all common areas and service stations
  • Participate in the celebration and entertainment experience of the guest
  • Set up and break down dining room and service stations as prescribed; this requires movement of dining cabin furniture
  • Accurately collect payment from guests for on-board purchases
  • Provide information to guests including menu descriptions, wine varietals, order of service, entertainment options, cruise route and points of interest
  • Maintain proper fine dining service techniques
  • Additional Responsibilities:

  • Be prepared to begin work at scheduled time
  • Maintain uniform and personal grooming in compliance with appearance standards
  • Assist with the warm and efficient greeting and seating of guests when they arrive
  • Other duties as assigned by the manager or supervisor on duty
  • Accountabilities:

    The successful Fine Dining Server will facilitate an unforgettable experience for their guests, be favorably viewed by supervisors and peers, and be swift and efficient in the execution of their assigned duties. This shipmate will uphold company values and provide exceptional service on our upscale Odyssey Chicago River Cruise Line. Performance will be measured by guest and mystery shopper satisfaction surveys, departmental tests, management evaluation, and comparative beverage sales.

    Job Specifications / qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Two (2) years experience in high volume restaurant preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of fine-dining service techniques
  • Energetic and enthusiastic personality essential
  • Must be able to effectively understand and convey written and verbal information to guests and coworkers
  • Must possess a service orientation actively looking for ways to help others
  • Basic computer skills are required
  • Will work for extended periods without sitting
  • Required to lift furniture and other heavy items such as dishes up and down stairs
  • Will be required to be available for work on all major holidays
  • Must be 21 years or older (Chicago Liquor Ordinance)
  • Per US Coast Guard regulations, must be a US Citizen or a Permanent Resident
  • For purposes of this job description only, references to the Company are to the following subsidiaries of Entertainment Cruises Inc.: Premier Yachts, Inc., Mystic Blue Cruises, Inc., Seadog Ventures, Inc., and Spirit Cruises, LLC. You are employed by one of these subsidiaries, not by Entertainment Cruises Inc.
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