Restaurant Manager

SKY Waikiki - Rooftop Restaurant Lounge Nightclub
Honolulu, HI
Jul 02, 2017
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Job Description

DEPARTMENT: Restaurant Bar Nightclub
TYPE: Salary Exempt: Negotiable and Based on Experience

SKY Waikiki Managers will share the responsibility of overseeing venue operations, as well as be assigned the oversight of one or multiple departments within the venue. Responsibilities will be distributed or assigned based on skill set and experience. In addition, all managers are responsible for the oversight of inventory of food, beverage, service goods and supplies, and optimize profits and execute superior guest service to ensure guests are satisfied with their dining and entertainment experience.

- Provide a friendly persona and a willingness to interact
- Execute Superior Guests Service 100% of the time. Your attitude is a reflection of SKY whether at work or during personal time
- Commit to the SKY Waikiki values listed below and acknowledge a dedication to providing excellent service for our guests and our internal team, at all times
- Proudly deliver a superior-quality guest experience in a fun and friendly atmosphere

- Ability to work safely and prevent personal injury
- Commitment to the safety of fellow co-workers and guests, and the ability to demonstrate that commitment through daily actions
- Comply with all safety and health department procedures as well as company andor departmental policiesprocedures
- Inform supervisor of any irregularities, guest complaints, employee complaints or other disputes, which cannot be readily resolved
- Conduct bi-monthly safety inspections to ensure safe working environment using the Internal Food and Safety Inspection List
- Comply with all state and federal liquor laws

- The management of staff and monies, and guest satisfaction
- Delegate authority and assign responsibilities to floor supervisors and other employees
- Generate nightly reports in HotSchedules (Labor) and Avero (Financial)
- Recruiting, interviewing, hiring, training, and regular evaluations of personnel
- Timely and comprehensive inter-office communications and reporting to Ownership
- Executing and understanding opening and closing duties of the venue
- Building and maintaining vendor relations
- Respond to guest complaints
- Creating detailed and comprehensive systems to resolve issues and improve working conditions
- Adhere to all systems put in place by management for the essential operations of SKY Waikiki
- Nightly inspections of venue areas, for safety, cleanliness and appearance
- Completing tasks designated by GM, VP and Ownership in an efficient and timely manner
- Upholding SKY Waikiki policies and procedures at all times
- Continually strive to develop the staff, including floor supervisors, in all areas of managerial and professional development
- Assist with the recruitment and training of staff (train, develop, test, and coach staff accordingly with SKY Training material)
- Set work load expectations accurately and successfully
- Build and promote teamwork through proactive interaction
- Exhibit excellent follow up skills
- Utilize effective time management
- Accommodate and anticipate guests and staffing needs and ensure optimum customer service
- Ensure all service standards meet SKY Waikiki guidelines
- Ensure that all private, catering, and banquet events are properly executed
- Control cash and other receipts by adhering to cash handling policies and procedures
- Prepare all required paperwork, including forms, reports and schedules, in an organized and timely manner
- Ensure that all equipment is kept clean and in excellent working condition through personal inspection and by following SKY Waikiki Preventative Maintenance programs
- Ensure that all products are received in correct unit count and condition, and deliveries are performed in accordance with SKY Waikiki Inventory Receiving policies and procedures
- Assist and conduct conflict resolution, corrective actions andor terminations
- Oversee and ensure that employee performance appraisals are completed in a timely manner; Completion of Probation 90 days; 180 day review; Annual Review using company standard Performance Review Form
- Fully understand and comply with all federal, state, and county municipal regulations that pertain to health, safety and labor requirements of SKY Waikiki, employees and guests
- Enforce sanitary practices for food handling, general cleanliness, and maintenance of kitchen and dining areas
- Clearly understand and enforce company standards, procedures, rules and regulations
- Schedule labor as required by anticipated business activity while ensuring all positions are staffed when and as needed, and labor cost objectives are met; forecast business and staffing needs
- Schedule Labor every two weeks in Hotschedules
- Ensure dailyweekly, opening and closing side duties for all employees are completed
- Fill in where needed to ensure guest service standards and efficient operations, including opening and closing duties
- Provide administrative support
- Achieve company objectives in sales, service, quality, appearance of facility and sanitation and cleanliness through training of employees and creating a positive, productive working environment
- Work with preferred partners and organizations in promoting mutual company growth
- Conduct weekly inventories
- Assist with weekly updates of Recipe Costing Cards


Beverage Manager:
- Oversee daily management of the bar staff
- Responsible for creating bartender and bar apprentice schedules
- Oversee training of all bartenders and bar apprentices
- Ensure service level of all bartenders and bar apprentices meets Ownership expectations
- Conduct weekly liquor, beer, wine, and consumables inventory
- Conduct monthly glassware Inventory
- Conduct monthly bar service equipment inventory
- Double check pricing invoices from vendors to ensure accurate pricing
- Send all invoices for liquor beer wine non-alcoholic orders to Accounting Department
- Compare LBWNA invoices to purchase log
- Ensure that proper liquor is ordered within SKY Waikiki approved product list
- Ensure that all pars on bars are correct and properly maintained
- Conduct dailyweekly pour tests to ensure Bar Team is using correct jiggers
- Maintain and organize all storage of LBWNA and consumables
- Conduct mid-shift bar audits (to be completed two times per week or more)
- Conduct nightly pre-shift meetings with department
- Maintain POS System (per SKY Waikiki Standard Operating Procedures)

Service Operations Manager:
- Oversee servers, server assistants, and food runners
- Responsible for creating position schedules
- Ensure service level of all staff meets Ownership expectations
- Oversee the training of all positions
- Create all check requests for entertainers
- Conduct weekly dry good inventory
- Conduct weekly service equipment inventory
- Maintain and organize all storage of service equipment
- Create purchase orders for service equipment
- Record and maintain weekly sales metrics of servers
- Conduct nightly pre-shift meetings with department

VIP Services, Promoter, Security, Facilities Manager:
- Coordinate with VIP services, promoter, security and facilities
- Oversee and maintain the proper physical upkeep of the venue
- Ensure service level of all staff meets Ownership expectations
- Responsible for all maintenance concerns
- Ensure all standard operating procedures are met with regards to the door hosts, VIP hosts, and security
- Ensure proper front door and retail cash-out procedures
- Conduct nightly inventory of radios, fire extinguishers, barricades, and surveillance equipment
- Maintain fire alarm systems, fire exits, and building evacuation plan and required posted signage
- Responsible for the first and last impression for guests and the guest experience
- Inspection and upkeep of perimeter of the venue
- Conduct nightly pre-shift meetings with department
- Conduct weekly inventory of all POS supplies
- Creates purchase orders for all POS supplies

VIP Member Services, HostessHost Manager:
- Primary Contact for all VIP Members
- Ensure timely and accurate fulfillment of benefits
- Arrange membership events and coordinate with staff
- Oversee and maintain high quality records of the Member Data base and revenue tracking
- Responsible for all development and maintenance of Membership program
- Serve as project manager for the production of membership information delivery and collateral material - including emails, e-news, newsletters, brochures and other publications and mailings
- Ensure all standard operating procedures are met with regards to Membership Services and Hostess Host department
- Oversee Hostess Host department
- Ensure service level is above guest's expectations
- Assist proper front door and retail cash-out procedures
- Conduct nightly pre-shift meetings with department
- Conduct weekly inventory of all POS supplies
- Creates purchase orders for all POS supplies

- Accountability
- Development
- Working relationships
- Judgment
- Quality of work
- Job skills knowledge
- Productivity
- Dependability
- Reliability
- Guest satisfaction
- Appearance
- Attitude
- Punctuality
- Opening and closing duties
- Adherence to policy
- Communication
- Teamwork
- Communication with staff, management colleagues, and ownership
- Execution of tasks in a timely, efficient, and thorough manner
- Follow through of designated tasks

- Proof of eligibility to work in the United States
- College degree or equivalent is required
- 3-5 years of experience in hospitality, working in a high volume restaurantnightclub
- 21+ years of age
- Possession of, or ability to possess a valid Honolulu Liquor Commission Blue Card and ServSafe Certification

- Proficient in Windows OS, Microsoft Office
- Aloha POS system
- HotSchedules
- High volume nightclub, bar, lounge and restaurant operations
- Opening and closing duties of all staff members
- Liquor, beer, and wine brand names
- Knowledge of all food and drink recipes
- Proper lifting techniques
- Inventory and stock rotation
- Guest relations
- Safe alcohol service
- Sanitation and safety
- Wine knowledge (restaurant management)
- Purchasing, receiving, inventories and cost controls
- Budgeting, cost of sales, P&L statements and basic accountingpayroll reporting
- Entry level legal and HR issues with regard to the hospitality industry (federal, state and local law regarding liquor, labor and health code regulations)

- Current andor previous barrestaurantnightclub experience preferred
- Speak read write Japanese, Mandarin, Cantonese, Spanish is preferred
- Work as a team player stays organized, handle multiple projects at one time, lead others efficiently, delegate
- Incentivize staff to go above and beyond the expectations of their particular roles
- Make accurate decisions and follow-up
- Demonstrate a positive attitude at all times
- Keep an open and objective view
- Listen effectively, empathetically and be respectful at all times
- Communicate assertively
- Maintain confidentiality
- Maintain composure and stay focused
- Maintain personal integrity
- Print legibly for guests to read
- Work as a team, stay organized, multi-task, and prioritize
- Communicate with other employees and guests
- Consistently maintain a well-groomed appearance, posture, and hygiene
- Handle a fast-paced, busy, and somewhat stressful environment, and work under pressure and meet deadlines
- Have implicit knowledge of the food and beverages served, and overall concept
- Demonstrate and impose upon service staff the ability to service guests with utmost care and service excellence, utilizing the highest standards of service techniques

The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
- Must have good positive energy
- Must be able to work 10+ hours a day, sometimes 14+ hours; minimum 50 hours a week
- Must be available to work Holidays and Weekends
- Must be able to move quickly through work and set the pace in the office andor venue- -
- Must be able to sit andor stand for extended periods of time throughout shift
- Must be able to read the computer monitors
- Must be dexterous and able to participate in all service aspects
- Must be able to twist, tow (push or pull), reach, bend, climb and carry as necessary
- Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. and be able to push up to 100 lbs.
- Use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls
- Be observant and quick to respond to various situations
- Reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
- Talk, hear, taste, and smell
- Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

The work environment characteristics described herein are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions
- Nightclub, barlounge and restaurant environment
- Work indoors and outdoors, exposed to hot andor cold surfaces, steam, and wet floors for extended periods of time throughout shift
- Work in an environment that is subject to varying levels of noise and crowds, the severity of which depends upon guest volume for extended periods of time throughout shift
- Must be flexible for working shifts, and days off
- Involves constant public contact
- Fast paced, high volume, high energy and loud working environment
- Schedule could exceed 70+ hours in a week
- Work hours will vary and will include weekends and holidays
- Small to medium office environment
- Personalshared desk space

- High

If you feel that your skills are a match for the qualifications stated above and you are interested in working with a group of talented and driven individuals, complete an application.

SKY Waikiki is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

Health Insurance, Paid vacation after 1 year, Flexible Spending Health & Dependent Care Accounts, AFLAC Insurance Programs, Parking, 30% Discount at the Top of Waikiki (for a party of 4, including the employee). Benefits may vary based on hours worked.

We are seeking motivated, energetic, and enthusiastic candidates for many positions. SKY Waikiki offers a unique opportunity and job experience for hard-working professionals.

Salary: $50,000.00 /year

Job Location:
  • Honolulu, HI

Required experience:
  • Food and Beverage: 3 years

Company Description
Towering dramatically like the cliffs from the ocean, 19 stories above the heart of Waikiki, SKY Waikiki takes paradise to a new level for tourists and locals. Experience Hawaii as it was meant to be: the light tropical breeze, and the best panoramic view of Waikiki as the vivid sun sets into the clear blue waters of the Pacific.

As the only rooftop restaurant, lounge, and nightclub in Hawaii, SKY Waikiki guarantees you a one-of-a-kind experience overlooking Diamond Head and the glittering Honolulu city lights.

Honolulu, HI


Sat, 1 Jul 2017 12:01:21 PDT