We are currently hiring a full time Host at Russian River Brewing! Please see the following description of responsibilities and skills desired:
  • Acts friendly and sincere with all customers
  • Greets customers warmly when they enter the pub and seats them at tables
  • Provides customers with menus
  • Maintains a list of available tables and ensures tables are not empty for more than five minutes
  • Maintains a waiting list when necessary
  • Accurately quotes a waiting time to all customers
  • Speaks with customers to ensure satisfaction with food and service, or to respond to complaints
  • Answers telephone calls and responds to inquiries or transfers calls as appropriate while effectively dealing with customers as they arrive
  • Maintains contact with kitchen staff, management, serving staff, and customers to ensure that details are handled properly and customers’ concerns and requests are addressed
  • Completes side work before pub opens or when manager requests


  • Principles and processes for providing excellent customer service
  • Structure and content of the English language including the meaning of words and grammar
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills for dealing with the public and waitstaff
  • Gives full attention to what other people are saying, takes time to understand the points being made, and asks questions as appropriate
  • Actively looks for ways to help people
  • Work as a team member
  • Communicate information in speaking so others will understand
  • Speak clearly so others can understand you
  • See details at close range (within a few feet of the observer)
  • Maintain a high level of attention to detail
  • Be tactful without offending others
  • Understand another’s situation and feelings
  • Explore new approaches to doing things
  • Tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem 


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must be able to speak, read, write, and understand the primary language(s) used in the workplace
  • Bilingual skills a plus
  • Commitment to excellence and high standards
  • Creative, flexible, and innovative team player
  • Passion, enthusiasm, focus, creativity, and a positive outlook
  • Professional appearance and demeanor 
  • Must be at least 21 years of age


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to do the following: 

Much of the work consists of conveying information verbally. While performing the duties of this job the employee is required to stand for long periods of time and walk; use fingers, handle, or feel objects; reach with hands; talk and hear. The employee must occasionally lift, carry, and/or move up to 15 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. 

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