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Server

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants must complete an online application at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Kathy Collins at (904) 620-3232 or at k.collins@unf.edu.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Server
Department MOCA - Administration
Position Number 942013
Requisition Number 060188
Position Type Other Personnel Services Part Time
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
Time-limited through
Hours
Hourly Rate 5.23
Job Summary/Responsibilities

Servers are responsible for positive guest interactions while serving guests in a friendly and efficient manner. At all times, servers are expected to be attentive to our guest needs and making them feel welcome, comfortable, important and relaxed. Servers are expected to have basic cooking and ingredient knowledge.

Prepares the tables, laying out napkins and utensils, making sure the condiments are refilled, performing all other preparation tasks.
Staying updated on current menu choices, specialties and menu deviations, knowing if the kitchen staff is running out of any items…etc.
Handle the table bookings, direct customers to their tables, presenting menus, suggesting dishes, assisting in drink selection, informing customers about food preparation details,
communicating specific customer needs to the kitchen.
Maintaining proper dining experience, delivering items, fulfilling customer needs, offering desserts and drinks, removing courses, replenishing utensils, refilling glasses.
Prepare mixed drinks for service to your customers table.
Properly open and pour wine at the table side.
Obtaining revenues, issuing receipts, accepting payments, returning the change.
Performing basic cleaning tasks as needed or directed by supervisor.
Filling in for absent staff as needed.
Assisting with special events as needed.

Required Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent.
Previous fine dining serving experience required.
Excellent oral communication skills required.
Positive interpersonal skills required.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous bartending experience preferred.

Statement(s) of Understanding Background Check
Statement(s) of Understanding Definition

This position requires a level II background check, which includes fingerprinting. In
conjunction with the University’s policy, this position may also require a credit check.

EOD

The University of North Florida (UNF) is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. The University of North Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not commit or permit discrimination or harassment on the basis of genetic information, race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, or veteran status in any educational, employment, social, recreational program or activity that it offers. In addition, UNF will not commit or permit retaliation against an individual who complains of discrimination or harassment or an individual who cooperates in an investigation of an alleged violation of University Regulation.

Carnegie

UNF is a Carnegie Community Engaged Institution. This designation celebrates the University’s collaboration with community partners from the local to the global level. It reflects UNF’s mission to contribute to the public good and prepare educated, engaged citizens.

Posting Detail Information

Anticipated Start Date
Job Posting Date 08/10/2017
Application Review Date
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Point of Contact Information Kathy Collins (904-620-3232)
Hiring Official Ben Thompson (904-620-4206)
Location if not Jacksonville
Special Instructions

Applicants must complete an online application at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Kathy Collins at (904) 620-3232 or at k.collins@unf.edu.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a current UNF student?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have at least one year of experience in a fine dining restaurant?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have previous server experience in full service(not counter service) restaurant?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have a basic knowledge of wine and proper wine service?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have previous bartending experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * We are open for lunch M-F, dinner on Thursdays and we cater events several times a month, mostly on evenings and weekends. Do you have a flexible schedule?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
Optional Documents