Host/Server


Eel River Brewing Company is looking for qualified people to fill the following part and full time positions-Host and Server.

Host Job Summary
Our casual, laid-back pub seeks a friendly, upbeat Host to work variable shifts, including weekends. The ideal candidate loves making small talk with customers and is willing to learn patrons' names in our small-town establishment. He or she should be willing to bus and assist servers and bartender to keep up with busy shifts. Some back-of-house assistance might be needed, such as inspecting/cleaning restrooms. If you love the restaurant business and genuinely enjoy people, we want to hear from you.

Host Responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:
• Greet customers as soon as they walk through the door
• Provide patrons with accurate wait time estimates during busy periods
• Maintain a neat, organized front-of-house environment
• Seat guests and take initial drink orders as needed to ensure ideal speed of service
• Assist with opening/closing tasks and side work as needed
• Learn beer, food and beverage menu
• Rotate seating between different stations to ensure even workloads for wait staff

Host Skills
• Flexible schedule, particularly for weekend/evening shifts
• Previous customer service experience, preferably in the hospitality industry
• Ability to work 6+ hours on your feet at a time
• Advanced time management experience
• Friendly, open disposition
• Team player who looks for ways to help out other employees whenever needed
• Willingness to work holidays

Server Job Summary
Our pub is seeking a friendly Restaurant Server who can deliver excellent customer service while familiarizing themselves with our beers, menu, daily specials and novelty items. The Restaurant Server will be responsible for taking food and drink orders from customers, and then entering those orders into the POS software. If you have previous experience as a Server and a dedication to providing excellent service to customers, we want to hear from you.

Server Responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:
• Take customers' food and drink orders
• Ensure that all orders are accurate and brought to each table in a timely manner
• Suggest beer, appetizers and meals to customers based on the menu and specials
• Work closely with restaurant management to immediately address all customer concerns and maintain a pleasant dining experience
• Confirm orders with the chefs and bartender whenever a clarification is requested
• Assist with setting and rearranging tables to accommodate larger parties
• Build rapport with customers and provide them with a genuine, friendly and welcoming dining experience
• Able to make suggestive sells and upsell novelty to customers based on the items they have chosen

Server Skills
• 2+ years' Server experience preferred
• Must be able to work 6+ hours on your feet at a time
• Strong customer service skill required
• Ability to utilize restaurant POS software platform a plus

The following applies for all applicants applying to any of the positions

Please send resume with work references to info@eelriverbrewing.com or drop off at the Pub at 1777 Alamar Way, Fortuna. Absolutely no phone calls!