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PT Server - Seasonal

Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Department: Restaurant
Posted: 05-05-2017
Location Name: Pressroom Restaurant
Wage: Depends on Experience
Position Type: Part-time
Shift: varies





The Pressroom Restaurant & Bar, located in beautiful & historic downtown Lancaster, is seeking an experienced Part-Time Server to join its creative team.  An outstanding location for an experienced server to get involved in a vibrant, exciting restaurant atmosphere.

Job Summary:

The Server provides exceptional service to the Pressroom Restaurant guests by creating a customer focused environment that exceeds guests’ expectations.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Ensure positive guest experience in the dining room.
  • Greet all guests warmly with an appropriate greeting.
  • Adhere to grooming and appearance standards consistently.
  • Stay updated on current menu choices, specialties and menu deviations, knowing if the kitchen staff is running out of any items, etc.
  • Monitor and observe guests dining experience. Ensure guests are satisfied with the food and service.
  • Notify manager-on-duty any time a guest is not 100% satisfied with their experience.
  • Respond promptly and courteously to any requests.
  • Perform the following tasks through effective communication: describing specials, food and beverage ordering and suggestive selling.
  • Responsible for shift duties set-up, stocking and closing procedures.
  • Accountable for proper clearing procedures and marking the table according to policy.
  • Demonstrate positive teamwork with all staff members.
  • Responsible for timely pick-up and delivery of food and beverage orders.
  • Accountable for correct completion of all final payment transaction for the guest check, verified by management at the end of each shift.
  • Attend service meetings and is responsible for following policy and service updates given by The Pressroom management staff.


  • Must be 18 years of age and have a high school diploma and minimum one-year experience in the service or hospitality industry.
  • Must have the ability maintain a professional and friendly demeanor while multitasking in a fast paced work environment.
  • Must be customer focused with excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Must have the ability to handle money and operate a point-of-sale system.
  • Ability to comprehend and take direction from management and ask questions if needed.

Steinman Communications

8 W. King Street
PO Box 1328
Lancaster, PA 17608-1328