Restaurant Server

Restaurant Server Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Restaurant Server to join our team.


  • Collect payments from tables;
  • Prepare checks that itemize and total meal costs and sales taxes;
  • Help food preparation staff when necessary;
  • Engage with customers in a friendly manner;
  • Take food and drink orders from customers accurately and with a positive attitude;
  • Ensure tables are enjoying their meals and take action to correct any problems;
  • Knowledge of the menu, with the ability to make suggestions;
  • Write patrons’ food orders on order slips, memorize orders, or enter orders into computers for transmittal to kitchen staff.


  • Experience providing excellent customer service in a fast-paced environment;
  • A positive attitude and ability work well under pressure with bussers, cooks and other staff.