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Waiter W19/20

  • Job Location

    France (various resorts)

  • Start date

    November / December

  • Duration

    April / May

  • Job Benefits

    Competitive monthly salary + Accommodation + Travel to and from resort + Ski Pass + Holiday Pay + Emergency Medical Insurance + Uniform + More...


Join Alpine Elements as a waiter for the winter season at one of our hotels in the French Alps!

Reporting to the Hotel Manager/Restaurant Supervisor you will provide an efficient waiting service for up to 26 guests/ or 6 to 7 tables in one of our Ski Hotels. You will be serving guests at breakfast and dinner, ensuring a high level of customer service at all times. You will prepare your station for dinner service by laying tables, set up tables with condiments, water, bread baskets, butter and table arrangements, etc. Serve breakfast, dinner, clear down and relay for the next service all within a maximum time of two hours (with set meals times). This is a fast paced role but rewarding. 

  • Application Requirements: 

    To apply for this role you must:
  • Meet eligibility requirements of a UK posted worker. Hold a UK/EU passport, provide proof of national insurance number, UK bank account and permanent UK address. 
  • Have held a full-time position for at least 12 months employment in the same role as a waiter, running your own station including drinks service, with table ordering, and without support, for a minimum of 24 covers. 
  • You must be able to carry four main course plates, with plated meals to the table and whilst adhering to service etiquette, clear each table without the use of trays. You will be provided with a dumb waiter with trays for your station. 

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities:
Customer Focus

  • To provide guests with a personal holiday experience with outstanding customer service and a friendly, efficient dining experience


    ·            To perform daily and weekly cleaning of your section including a weekly transfer day deep clean of the restaurant. 
    ·            Serving customers in the bar area in an effective and friendly manner
    ·            Provide a smooth running efficient breakfast, afternoon tea and dinner service
    ·            To ensure that appropriate clean uniform is worn at all times
    ·            To ensure that all local information that maybe of relevance to customers is clearly displayed and passed onto customers
    ·            To actively upsell any additional extras that the Hotel may offer such as packaged lunches, wine upgrades and meal nights

    Person Specification (assessed via application, assessment centre or interview as appropriate):
    Each of the criteria below is rated as Essential (E), Highly Desirable (HD) or Desirable (D). We place considerable emphasis on your Personal Qualities as the training and support we provide can often strengthen any weaknesses that exist in other areas. 
    Personal Qualities
    Strong social/People skills/Cheerful/Outgoing (E)
    Highly Motivated (E)
    Passionate / Enthusiastic (E)
    Ability to work alone and as part of a team (E)
    Ability to cope under pressure (E)
    Willingness to work efficiently (E)
    Adaptable / Flexible Attitude (E)
    Honest and Trustworthy (E)
    Skills & Ability
    Customer Service (E)
    Communication Skills (E)
    Problem Solving and Complaint Handling (E)
    Sales Experience (HD)
    Planning Organisational Skills (E)
    Literate and Numerate (E)
    Spoken English to conversational level (E)
    Relevant Transferable work Experience (E)
    Secure Cash Handling Experience (HD) 



    • Food Hygiene Certification
    • Relevant Transferable Work Experience
    All applicants must have an EU / UK passport, UK NI number, UK address & bank account. 

    About us

    Alpine Elements was established in 1997 with a view to providing that 'little bit extra' for our guests. We have continued to improve the service that our guests receive and have expanded our operations. Not only do we offer a fantastic
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