Reid’s J General Store - Waitress

Position: Waitress

Reid’s is a family, well established Eatery in the Musquodoboit Valley area. We are looking for a skilled Waiter or Waitress to take orders and deliver food and beverages to our customers.

The right Waiter/Waitress uplifts the dining experience for customers. We are looking for someone who will have the patience, personality and perseverance to thrive in this role.

Duties and Responsibilities:

•Present menu and provide detailed information when asked (e.g. about portions, ingredients or potential food allergies)

•Prepare tables by setting up linens, silverware and glasses

•Inform customers about the day’s specials

•Offer menu recommendations upon request

•Up-sell additional products when appropriate

•Take accurate food and drinks orders, order slips or by memorization

•Communicate order details to the Kitchen Staff

•Serve food and drink orders

•Check dishes and kitchenware for cleanliness and presentation and report any problems

•Arrange table settings and maintain a tidy dining area

•Deliver checks and collect bill payments

•Carry dirty plates, glasses and silverware to kitchen for cleaning

•Meet with restaurant staff to review daily specials, changes on the menu and service specifications for reservations (e.g. parties)

•Follow all relevant health department regulations

•Provide excellent customer service to guests


Proven work experience as a Waiter or Waitress

•Hands-on experience with cash register

•Basic math skills

•Attentiveness and patience for customers

•Excellent presentation skills

•Strong organizational and multitasking skills, with the ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment

•Active listening and effective communication skills

•Team spirit

•Flexibility to work in shifts weekdays and weekends

•High school diploma/GED; food safety training is a plus

To Apply: Contact – Stephanie Reid

-Resumes can be dropped off at Reid’s, 105 Elm Drive, Middle Musquodoboit



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