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Restaurant Host

Hilton New York JFK Airport
Jamaica, NY

Posted August 13, 2019

"Restaurant Host"

Restaurant Host

Job Description

Immediate Supervisor:

Restaurant Manager

Job Summary:

Complete the required Food and Beverage functions, which includes greeting customers, seating customers, and ensuring their restaurant experience meets and exceeds CH Hospitality standards.  Additional requirements may be to complete set-up, restocking, takedown, meeting room/catering needs, and sanitation requirements of the restaurant, kitchen, and meeting room areas.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Greet guests in a timely manner
  • Seat guests in appropriate section of restaurant/bar
  • Ensure meeting room is set-up, clean and ready for guest usage
  • Complete all required reports
  • Complete all job requests asked by the Restaurant Manager, F&B Manager, or General Manager

Necessary Skills and Attributes:

  • Excellent verbal skills
  • Guest relation skills

Formal Education:

  • Ability to speak, read, and write English
  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred


  • MUST have Full Availability
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; stand; bend; walk; use hands or finger; or feel objects, tools or controls; lift boxes (up to 15 pounds); talk and hear.  Vision abilities required by this job include close vision to a computer screen.

Hilton New York JFK Airport

356 Room Hotel

At A Glance

Just ¼ mile from JFK Airport, Hilton New York JFK Airport is your ticket to convenience whether you’re flying in, flying out, or just looking for a hotel near Jamaica, NY’s corporate offices. Take advantage of our free shuttle, plus an indoor pool and complimentary business center. Located in a neighborhood of Queens, our Jamaica, NY hotel is a great base for a side trip into Manhattan, 15 miles away.

  • ¼ mile from JFK airport with complimentary airport shuttle 
  • Located near DHL, Swissport, GEO Group, and Delta corporate offices
  • Mini-fridge and designated work space in all guest rooms
  • Sparkling indoor pool and well-equipped fitness center
  • American bistro-style restaurant and sports bar open until midnight daily 
  • 9 versatile meeting rooms accommodating up to 500 guests