Maitre D’Hotel – Head Waiter – High end restaurant

Jobs Facts

Job Status: Closed
Job Title: Maitre D’Hotel – Head Waiter – High end restaurant
Location: New York City
Alternate Location: NYC Midtown
Industry: High End Restaurant
Market: New York City
Reporting to: Restaurant General Manager
Reports: Waiting staff
Languages: English
Salary Range (USD): $90k to $100k base + bonus
Visa: No sponsorship available
Job ID: 279


Job Description

Our Client

Our client for this opportunity is a゠very high end restaurant in New York. The owner has other restaurants and cannot keep on being present all the time.


The Maitre D’ (aka Maitre D’Hotel, aka Head Waiter) will be in charge of the゠”front of the house”, including supervising the゠waiting staff, welcoming guests and assigning tables to them, taking reservations゠and ensuring that guests are satisfied. The Maitre D’ will be the new face of the restaurant and will act as an ambassador. It is key that he or she recognizes the best clients or celebrities and treat them accordingly.

Ideal Profile

We are looking゠for someone who has a true passion for restaurants and premium services to high net worth individuals. Outstanding communication and presentation skills. Reliable and trustworthy!

Job Description

  • Welcome and greet clients
  • Recognizing゠clients and their preferences / habits
  • Advise and train staff on wine and food items on the menu
  • Make sure clients leave゠happy
  • Train staff on client relation and care as well as service
  • Recruiting and motivation the staff
  • Make sure the place is well maintain
  • Help゠with marketing of the restaurant


  • Strong previous retail experience in゠high end restaurants
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong sales and networking skills.