Marriott Careers

Lead Server

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
Food and Beverage & Culinary

Job Description

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Posting Date Apr 11, 2018
Job Number 180011RK
Job Category Food and Beverage & Culinary
Location Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands VIEW ON MAP
Brand Marriott Hotels Resorts /JW Marriott
Schedule Full-time
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

Start Your Journey With Us
Marriott International portfolio of brands includes both JW Marriott and Marriott Hotels.

Marriott Hotels, Marriott International’s flagship brand with more than 500 global locations, is advancing the art of hosting so that our guests can travel brilliantly. As a host with Marriott Hotels, you will help keep this promise by delivering premium choices, sophisticated style, and well-crafted details. With your skills and imagination, together we will innovate and reinvent the future of travel.

JW Marriott is part of Marriott International's luxury portfolio and consists of more than 80 beautiful properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. JW believes our associates come first. Because if you’re happy, our guests will be happy. It’s as simple as that. Our hotels offer a work experience unlike any other, where you’ll be part of a community and enjoy a true camaraderie with a diverse group of co-workers. JW creates opportunities for training, development, recognition and most importantly, a place where you can really pursue your passions in a luxury environment. Treating guests exceptionally starts with the way we take care of our associates. That’s The JW Treatment™.

Explore our very big world

We welcome you to join our global and diverse family. Whether you’re new to hospitality or a seasoned professional, you can come to us knowing that you will always be appreciated for your natural talents. Your positive energy and people-pleasing mindset are an important part of why our guests stay with us again and again.


Rewards for work, benefits for life

You’ll be supported in and out of the workplace through:


  • Discounts on hotel rooms, gift shop items, food and beverage
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Recognition programs
  • Wellbeing programs
  • Encouraging management
  • Team-spirited colleagues


Job Summary


We are looking for motivated individuals with a pleasant personality to serve our guests in our food and beverage outlets and banquets. In addition to setting tables, greeting and seating guests, and serving food and beverage courses to guests, the Lead Server will be a an experienced server who serves as a leader and point person for coworkers on MICROS point of sale systems, customer service recovery, and an expert on menu selections. Other duties include communicating with the kitchen regarding menu questions, allergies, dietary needs, special requests, the length of wait, re-cook orders, and product availability.  Lead Servers will also complete closing duties including storage, restocking, breakdown, cleaning all equipment and areas, completing daily cleaning checklist.
The ideal candidate has knowledge about different types of coffee beverages and Latte Art skills are preferred. The successful applicant must have knowledge of service standards and general food and beverage knowledge with at least two (2) years of experience in a high volume hotel, resort or restaurant setting. Must be very skilled in Point-of-Sale systems such as MICROS. Experience in room service, banquets, events and/or bar advantageous. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills a must. Applicants are required to work shifts including mornings and evenings, including weekends and public holidays.


Connect your passions with a rewarding opportunity

You’re a food and beverage enthusiast who really enjoys making others feel at home. When you work with us, you'll get to entertain and meet people from all over the world as you build your experience.  Join us and grow through opportunities to explore the business, opening yourself to various career options. No matter your path, we’ll make sure you feel right at home.

Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.