1010 Nicollet Mall near 10th Street
The Dakota, an iconic downtown institution nationally known for creating a unique and exciting atmosphere that combines world class music and cuisine, is seeking to fill our available host/hostess positions. We are seeking warm, outgoing, reliable people who understand the value that exceptional hospitality and service brings to the experience of enjoying dinner and a musical performance. In addition to providing a memorable greeting, our associate will also assist with answering phones/taking reservations, seating guests, checking in will-call ticket holders, turning the room and selling merchandise. Customer service expertise is imperative to this position and previous restaurant/hotel hosting experience preferred. Interest and/or background in music and cuisine is a plus.
REQUISITE SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Excellent verbal communication skills, ability, and willingness to maintain a high level of accuracy and attention to detail, ability to work independently and conduct effective problem resolution. Basic computer knowledge and telephone etiquette are crucial to this position, along with the ability to handle multiple phone lines. OpenTable experience is desirable.
Both full and part-time positions are available. A commitment to work a minimum of three shifts per week and weekend availability is required. Additional hours will also be required during the busy holiday period between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve is expected.
• Medical and Dental Insurance available to those working an average of 30+ hours per week
• Paid Time Off
• Free and discounted tickets to shows (artist dependent)
• Discounted food and beverage when attending shows
• Complimentary shift meal
Because we believe that taking care of our employees is the best way to take care of our guests, our Dakota management team works diligently to promote an enjoyable, positive and healthy work environment for all.
Please email a brief work history and contact info by clicking on REPLY; or mail resume materials: ATTN Scott, c/o Dakota, 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55403.
compensation: Competitive, Dependent on Experience
employment type: employee's choice
job title: Host