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Job Title: Server Assistant

Job Summary: The Server Assistant is responsible for supporting the waitstaff and ensuring a positive dining experience for guests. This includes setting tables, refilling drinks, clearing plates, and assisting with any other needs that arise during service.


  • Set tables with appropriate silverware, glassware, and dishes
  • Refill drinks and bread baskets as needed
  • Clear plates and reset tables for the next guests
  • Assist waitstaff with any additional tasks as needed
  • Ensure a clean and organized dining area
  • Communicate effectively with the kitchen and waitstaff to ensure timely service


  • Prior experience in a restaurant or hospitality setting preferred
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time and lift up to 25 pounds

Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Benefits: Benefits package available, including health insurance, paid time off, and employee discounts.

Equal Opportunity Employer: We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Server Assistant

What is the best way to find and hire a Server Assistant near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Server Assistant applicants. Employers posting their Server Assistant job on Indeed get about 12 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Server Assistant applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Server Assistant are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 13 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 5 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Server Assistant positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Server Assistant role?
SMS has 93% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Server Assistant job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Server Assistants are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 175% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Server Assistant applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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