We are delighted to be recruiting for an experienced section waiter with 1+ years’ experience in a fast-paced high end restaurant environment. We are looking for someone with a big personality and a can-do attitude. Someone who goes the extra mile to create guest experiences and build relationships. Someone who thrives in a busy service and who takes initiative to solve challenges and create systems to drive efficiencies.

The essential skills

  • To be able to control a section and lead team members who are running plates and clearing for you
  • Flexible & punctual. A team player who gets stuck into the role, proactive with a can-do attitude
  • Full of energy, desire to be the best and progress in our team
  • 1+ years working in a busy restaurant environment

Personal traits

  • Focused on delivering fantastic customer service with a warm & friendly personality
  • Trustworthy, passionate, fun and a true foodie. An eye for detail, quality, and speed

What’s in it for you?

  • A share of service charge – 100% of which is split between the team
  • Live in accommodation charged at £60 per week inclusive of all bills
  • The hotel has excellent WIFI
  • Opportunity to enjoy the beautiful Highlands on your time off from our stunning beach front location
  • 2 days off straight every week so you have time to do this
  • If you are part of a couple, you will have the same 2 consecutive days off every week regardless of departments you work in
  • All meals on and off duty provided for free, meaning you can save everything you earn – unless you want to cook of course!
  • Pro-rata equivalent of 28 holiday per annum – which will be paid at the end of your seasonal assignment
  • A chance to meet new people, make new friends and have a memorable summer season’s work experience within Loch Melfort Hotel
  • Permanent opportunities are available, and we will prioritise applications from talented team members at the end of the season!
  • Opportunity to work for and nominate as a reference one of Scotland’s leading hotels who value their team immensely, are national living wage employers and offer great scope for personal development
  • Applications from couples or friends highly welcome and the accommodation charge will be per couple, not per person

The package, benefits & opportunities

Live in position: 48 hours a week, 5 days on 2 days off.
Live out position: 1-48 hours a week, you tell us when your available.
Rate of pay: £9.50 per hour to start, plus weekly tips share, monthly credit card share and meals and uniform provided.
Discount: 20% off food, drink, and accommodation.
Job Type: Fixed term for 3.5 months from 23rd August 2021 (or whenever you can start) to 31st November 2021.

To apply

Please email your CV to Mrs Samantha Erskine, Manager on manager@lochmelfort.co.uk

Opportunities available for partners if you would like to bring them along too, just mention it in your application.