Waiter / Waitress at JAF Bakery Limited

JAF Bakery formerly known as Alafia Bakery was establish in 1955. We are an institution with over 50 years of reputable standing in Ibadan. Alafia Bread emerged in the ancient city of Ibadan and started with the production of small loaves of bread that tasted so good and was also very affordable, bridging the gap between quality and quantity.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Waiter / Waitress

Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Employment Type: Full-time

Key Responsibilities

  • Greet and escort customers to their tables
  • Present menu and provide detailed information when asked (e.g. about portions, ingredients or potential food allergies)
  • Prepare tables by setting up linens, silverware and glasses
  • Inform customers about the day’s specials
  • Offer menu recommendations upon request
  • Up-sell additional products when appropriate
  • Take accurate food and drinks orders, using a POS ordering software, order slips or by memorization
  • Check customers’ IDs to ensure they meet minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages
  • Communicate order details to the Kitchen Staff
  • Serve food and drink orders
  • Check dishes and kitchenware for cleanliness and presentation and report any problems
  • Arrange table settings and maintain a tidy dining area
  • Deliver checks and collect bill payments
  • Carry dirty plates, glasses and silverware to kitchen for cleaning
  • Meet with restaurant staff to review daily specials, changes on the menu and service specifications for reservations (e.g. parties)
  • Follow all relevant health department regulations
  • Provide excellent customer service to guests.

Requirements and Skills

  • HND / Degree in any Social Science discipline
  • 1 – 2 years of work experience.
  • Ability to speak English and other languages such as Spanish or French would be an added advantage
  • Basic IT Skills
  • Basic math skills
  • Attentiveness and patience for customers
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills, with the ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment
  • Active listening and effective communication skills
  • Team spirit
  • Flexibility to work in shifts.

Application Closing Date
16th May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV as well as a recorded introductory voice note of not more than 1 min to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.