Server - Pizzeria Libretto

  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

It all started with a trip to Napoli... After drawing inspiration from the Neapolitan pizza tradition native to Naples, Pizzeria Libretto opened in August 2008 on Ossington as one of the first restaurants in Toronto to proudly serve VPN certified pizza within the strict guidelines set out by the Napoli government. As Pizzeria Libretto expanded to 4 locations around Toronto, Executive Chef Rocco Agostino remains rooted in the belief that food should be simple and made with passion. From the best Neapolitan pizza to service relentless in quality, Pizzeria Libretto delivers a consistently memorable experience - turning guests into raving fans.

Job Description

  • Guide guests through menu items and encourage different wine and food pairings to promote the ultimate dining experience
  • Serve sections according to assignment
  • Open/ close the restaurant in accordance with opening/ closing procedures
  • Have an excellent understanding of the POS system, its tools & our ordering policies; enter all orders ensuring accuracy
  • Perform additional responsibilities, as requested by Manager
  • Ongoing table maintenance including water service, clearing and cleaning tables, and restocking service tools and table mise en place, etc.
  • Respond appropriately to guest requests, communicating requests to Managers as needed
  • Assist in maintain cleanliness of entire dining room and public areas

Qualifications

  • 2-3 year’s experience in a serving position
  • Ability to work efficiently and calmly in a fast- paced environment
  • Be able to lift and carry light loads up to 40 pounds
  • Be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time (up to 8 hours)
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal skills
  • Prior knowledge and interest in Italian food, wine and cocktails
  • Smart serve certification