Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Food Server-Cafe

Location US-NV-Jackpot
Job ID
Casino Property
Cactus Petes
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Food & Beverage



Don’t just work. Work Happy.


A career in gaming? At Cactus Petes Resorts Casino, we think you'll enjoy an exciting industry, fast paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.

An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

- Adheres to all departmental and property policies and procedures regarding guest service standards. - Greets and welcomes each guest seated in assigned station.  - Takes food and beverage orders, delivers prepared food promptly, and checks with table periodically to ensure guest satisfaction. - Maintains current and accurate information regarding menu (i.e., preparation techniques, seasonings, ingredients, and plate presentation).  - Suggests items to guests based on expressed guest preferences.  - Up-sells appetizers, beverages, and desserts in accordance with restaurant service standards. - Correctly enters food and beverage orders into the POS system to ensure accurate preparation of product. - Resolves service issues according to established guidelines. - itemizes, totals, and presents check for payment to correct customers.  - Assists bus persons, as necessary, in bussing, cleaning, and setting tables.  - Wipes counter areas, sinks, and floors as required to maintain a clean and safe work station. - Maintains cleanliness of designated areas as directed in accordance with established health and safety standards.  - Deep cleans restaurant equipment (tables, chairs, booths, soda and juice dispensers, coffee machines, etc.) as scheduled, or required; operates and maintains equipment as required in accordance with established guidelines and safety procedures. - Completes assigned side work as directed. - Knows and promotes current casino events and programs and can give guests directions to all casino areas. - Maintains strict confidentiality in all company matters.

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

- High School Diploma or equivalent preferred. - Minimum two (2) years of food server experience in a high-volume, full-service restaurant. - Must have excellent customer service and interpersonal skills. - Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English. - Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and professionalism. - Must have knowledge of table service procedures and table etiquette. - Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with team members at all levels of the organization. - Available to work required schedule, which may include nights, weekends, holidays, and overtime as needed.

Something to leave you with

Whether you prefer being at the center of it all or working behind the scenes, there’s a role for you at Penn National Gaming. We are a growing company but as big as we are, we still feel like family.  The areas of career opportunity with Penn are ideal for just about any skill set.  Our company wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment anywhere within the organization.

Equal Opportunity Employer



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