The Assistant Restaurant Manager will lead a group of employees in a manner which ensures delivery of World Class customer service, award winning food & beverage product, and an entertaining environment that blends together to create a seamless dining experience resulting in increased customer loyalty, real cover growth and improved operating margins. The Assistant Restaurant Manager must work well with the team to ensure adherence to all company established policies, procedures, standards, safety and sanitation issues and compliance with gaming regulations.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include:
Show strong leadership skills and ability to lead a team.
Assists the Restaurant Manager with all facets of running the restaurant operation and completes all tasks, duties, responsibilities, and projects as assigned within set timelines.
Directs and organizes the activities of the team to maintain high standards of food, beverage and service.
Assists in interviewing, hire, train, recommends evaluations, resolve problems, provide open communication and recommend discipline and/or termination when appropriate.
Develop, implement and monitor schedules for the operation while maximizing service levels and achieving a profitable result.
Communicate both verbally and in writing to provide clear direction to the staff.
Attend all meetings and training as required or scheduled.
Assist co-workers with their job duties as needed and be a team player.
Effectively deal with internal and external customers, some of whom will require high levels of patience, tact and diplomacy to defuse anger, collect accurate information and resolve conflicts.
Display fair and consistent treatment to food-service employees with respect to disciplinary action and provide supportive documentation.
Work “on the floor” during appropriate restaurant hours to observe how employees are treating our customers and to ensure quality service. Take corrective action as needed.
Perform all assignments and duties as directed by the F&B Director.
Communicate with management, peers and subordinates in a professional, positive and consistent manner.
Conduct regularly scheduled staff meetings, daily shift meetings, and ensures staff attendance at all company scheduled communication meetings and training classes.
Maintain overall restaurant equipment, linen, uniforms, etc. Ensure uniform standards, appearance standards, cleanliness, safety, and other established rules, guidelines, policies, and practices are met consistently.
Handles all accidents and resolves customer complaints in an effective and timely manner.
Coaches employees on how to resolve guest issues and de-escalate conflicts.
Responds promptly and effectively to guest inquiries and coordinates special arrangements and requests following established guidelines and policies.
This position is not limited to those duties listed in the job description. Duties and responsibilities can be changed, expanded, reduced or deleted to meet business needs of the company.
This position has supervisory responsibilities.
Must be at least 21 years of age and have a High School diploma or GED/equivalent.
(2-3 years) Previous supervisory/managerial experience in a high volume, upscale casino or resort/hotel restaurant operation managing a staff of at least 40.
Read, write, speak and understand English fluently.
Excellent customer service/communication skills.
Excellent time management skills.
Must have a strong sense of urgency.
Demonstrate team building experience.
Abilities to inspire, train, and develop people for promotion.
Strong organizational skills.
Excellent listening skills.
Follow and enforce company policies and procedures.
Excellent safety and sanitation skills.
Creative problem solving skills.
Enthusiastic in both leadership and customer service.
Available to work required schedule which may include nights, weekends, and holidays.
Able to work at a fast pace in an often crowded/noisy environment.
Must be able to maintain a neat, well groomed, professional appearance and uphold the company appearance standards.
Able to multi-task, handle stressful situations, and make quick decisions based on established company standards, policies and procedures.
Able to interact well with internal and external guests to achieve positive outcomes for the property and guests of the facility.
Must be able to lift and carry up to 35 lbs. (Tables, chairs, glass racks, oval trays with food & dishes, cash registers, POS equipment).
Must be able to push or pull 50 lbs. (Tables and chairs as required to provide appropriate seating arrangements for customers.).
Employees working the Casino or Bowling Center may be exposed to second-hand smoke and moderate levels of noise.
The Company provides its employees with a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision care, life insurance and a 401(k) Retirement Plan. In addition to these benefits you are entitled to paid time off (PTO), an employee assistance program (EAP) and more!