Host/Busser - Seasonal

posted April 12, 2021

McGillicafey's Pub and Eatery is a popular dining location located in Hastings, Ontario. (Highway 45, 30 minutes from Cobourg and Peterborough) Although located in a small community, McGillicafey's Pub and Eatery offers a 'big city' atmosphere with contemporary decor, unique food style, craft beer & signature cocktails, live music and more. We pride ourselves with offering award-winning service & food thanks to the amazing management and staff that are employed with us. Both our service and culinary teams have received top marks on all popular restaurant rating sites and we continue to raise the bar as we head towards our sixth year in business.

We are looking for individuals to hire for our busy summer season who can take initiative, work well with others, take direction from management and who are punctual and reliable. These individuals must be available to work days, nights, weekends and holidays.

Host/Busser Job Responsibilities:

  • Welcome guests in a warm and friendly manner

  • Ascertains their dining needs

  • Seat guests and manage the seating chart and reservation sheet

  • Monitors restaurant activity to determine seating and dining flow

  • Responds to guest inquiries and requests in a timely, friendly and efficient manner

  • Assists servers and bartenders with side work including, but not limited to cleaning, stocking, rolling silverware, etc.

Host/Busser Qualifications/Skills:

  • Verbal Communication

  • Customer Service

  • Teamwork

  • Energy Level

  • Thoroughness

  • Professionalism

Education and Experience Requirements:​

  • Prior restaurant or hotel experience preferred

  • Smart Serve Certification an asset

We offer competitive wages along with gratuities and meal discounts.

If you feel you'd be the right fit for our team, please send your resumé to jobs@mcgillicafeys.com