Host/Hostess

San Diego, California, United States Full-time

 Handmade With Love From Scratch Daily

Whether you’re looking for a change or starting a career from scratch, North might be the perfect
place for you. We take great pride in serving exceptional handmade Italian dishes from our
Prosciutto pizza to the house specialty Bolognese, and everything in between. We’re also committed
to supporting our employees with advancement opportunities, perks, and a positive environment.
North is more than an Italian restaurant—it’s a family of servers, hosts, managers, and chefs
dedicated to crafting the perfect Italian meal for our guests. If that sounds like you, there’s a place for
you here.

 

As the Host/ess, you do more than just manage the flow of the restaurant. Your personality is the first our guests encounter, and you set the tone for the excellent service they will receive during their entire North Italia experience.

 

Heres what youll do:

  • Graciously welcome and greet guests upon arrival
  • Make all our guests feel comfortable and let them know you’re there to personally take care of them
  • Know regular guests by name; know their preferences and needs
  • When on a wait, record guest’s name and number of people in party, provide guests with estimated waiting time, and seat them as soon as possible when a table becomes available
  • Seat guests based on guest preferences while balancing of customer flow
  • Present guests with a menu when they are seated, and ensue the table looks great and is up to standards
  • Thank guests as they leave and invite them to return soon

 

You need to be:

Someone who loves creating a welcoming atmosphere and giving great service, you have experience working with customers or restaurant guests. Excellent English speaking and writing skills are important, and you should be comfortable working with computers. In our busy environment it is important that you are able to stand for periods of time, and if needed can lift up to 25 pounds. Teamwork and a fantastic personality round out our ideal candidate.

Why us?

Become a valuable member of our team at North Italia and you will discover more than just a culinary gem. We have a successful and professional work environment with opportunities for growth. Our competitive wages combined with a 35% discount off our delicious cuisine makes this a team you simply must be a part of.