A Waiter or Waitress is a worker responsible for ensuring that guests at restaurants, bars, hotels, and other similar locations are served by taking their orders and delivering the food and beverages guests request for. Waiters are important to the success of any of such places as they serve as customer services people. By managing guests and making sure they are satisfied, they are considered successful in doing their job. There are lots of waitresses and waiter job is in Ghana especially in Sekondi.
What does a Waiter/Waitress Do?
Waiters and Waitresses are responsible for keeping guests satisfied and happy by serving them. They are usually needed at restaurants and other food locations working with other waiters and restaurant workers to take orders, get the orders prepared, and deliver to guests in a specified time. They are often good at recommending dishes and beverages for guests who want to explore new things.
Waiter/Waitress Job Duties and Responsibilities
Office Assistants are an important part of restaurants. Hotels, bars, and other food establishments. They serve as customer service persons at such places and are usually the first to engage guests to ask what they would like to order. They also perform a host of other responsibilities to keep guests happy and satisfied;
Providing customer service to guests
Taking orders and serving meals and beverages ordered
Giving out menus and recommending dishes and beverages
Responding to inquiries from guests
Greet and escort guests to their tables or lounges
Preparing the restaurant for the day
Cleaning up after guests have left their tables
Requirements for Waiter/Waitress Jobs in Ghana
JHS, WASSCE certificate, or above
Experience as a waiter/waitress or in a related field.
Great personality with strong communication skills.
Ability to work well under limited or no supervision.
Ability to understand instructions and deliver on them.
Skills for Waiters/Waitresses in Ghana
Waiters and waitresses of all types like need relevant skills to succeed at their job. Some of them are;
Basic Mathematics knowledge
Good communication skills.
Should be a well-organized person.
Great interpersonal and problem-solving abilities
Highly responsible & reliable
Good teamwork and collaboration skills
Perfect time management
How much does a Waiter/Waitress make in Ghana?
The average salary of a Waiter/Waitress in Ghana per month is from GH₵830 to GH₵2,450 and an average of GH₵1,600 (According to salaryexplorer.com).