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Lounge Host

Starlight Casino / MATCH Eatery & Public House


Full-time

Lounge Host

New Westminster, British Columbia (view on map)

Posted 6 days ago

Description

Position at Starlight Casino, New Westminster

Job Type: Casual

Who We Are

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (“Gateway”) is one of the largest and most diversified gaming and entertainment companies in Canada. Across its 27 gaming properties in British Columbia, Ontario and Edmonton, Alberta, Gateway currently employs approximately 8,648 people and boasts approximately 448 table games (including 49 poker tables), 13,887 slots, 85 restaurants and bars and 561 hotel rooms. Gateway is the service provider for the Central, Southwest and North gaming Bundles in Ontario, which includes 11 properties in their portfolio. A multi-pronged growth strategy has seen Gateway diversify and expand its product offering, including developing proprietary casino and restaurant brands, dramatically improving the gaming customer experience while attracting new customers. Some of Gateway's proprietary brands include Match Eatery & Public House, Atlas Steak + Fish and the new Halley’s Club.  In 2017, Gateway celebrated 25 years in the business of gaming and entertainment in Canada. Further information is available at  www.gatewaycasinos.com.

 

Why Work For Us

Gateway celebrates and empowers those employees who made it all possible. A career at Gateway means great people, a great atmosphere and career advancement opportunities across our 26 locations. Our employees thrive with ongoing training and leadership programs for all while working in an engaging and fun environment. Join us today! 

 

The Position

Be part of the success of our trendy Lounge!

 

We are looking for dynamic, outgoing, and energetic people who love to create buzz and excitement.  As a Lounge Host/ess you will increase guest loyalty by building a client network and promoting events and products.

 

A Great Fit, if You

  • Engage well with others and love to provide a premium  guest experience
  • Are comfortable initiating conversations with guests
  • Know how to have fun on the job and enjoy a public facing role
  • Seek opportunities to share your expertise on menu items and events
  • Can juggle multiple tasks and work well under pressure
  • Benefit from working flexible hours, evenings, and weekends

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Process all reservations and plans guest seating arrangements in advance
  • Assists lounge servers with food and beverage expediting, bussing and cleaning
  • Participates in promotional activities including social media or traditional communication, events, and photo sessions
  • Introduces or presents live entertainment as required

 

What You’ll Require

  • Minimum 1 year experience as a host/hostess in the hospitality/food service industry preferred
  • Cash handling experience using POS system or cashier register
  • Acting, modelling, entertainment, promotional, event management, fitness or other training experience preferred
  • Proven selling, marketing and service delivery skills in similar environment – casual dining, modelling, retail, promotions
  • Trendy sense of style and attention to personal and property’s image
  • Effective public speaking skills and presence
  • Ability to pull, lift, and carry objects up to 35 lbs  specifically a fully loaded serving tray
  • Successful In-house testing on knowledge of specialty food and beverage items
  • Successful In-house testing on service delivery and promotional ability

 

What Is Next

Love what you see so far? For the best chance to hear from us, apply within 30 days of the posting date.

Not the right fit this time? Follow us on our careers social media pages!

Apply Now

Date Available: May 15th, 2019

Compensation: Competitive

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Requirements: , Work Permit Necessary

Contact Name: Lindsay Lin

Contact Position: Manager

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About Starlight Casino / MATCH Eatery & Public House

Just minutes from Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and downtown Richmond, Starlight Casino offers the ultimate gaming experience.

Featuring a newly designed VIP area including private salons, five tantalizing dining options for food connoisseurs; surrounded by non-stop action and free live entertainment. You can feel the excitement as soon as you come in!
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MATCH Eatery & Public House is a contemporary themed Pub offering a great sporting, and entertainment experience with the elements of comfort one might find in a British Pub. With energetic and attentive staff serving pub staples, with a local and gastro flare featuring Live Music, DJ’s and sporting events.


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