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$14.00 - $14.08
Full-time, Part-time
Tysons Corner, VA 22102
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Job Description

Our Mission at Fogo de Chão is to provide an extraordinary dining experience by delivering exceptional food and service to our guests.  All Team Members are accountable to display Teamwork, Integrity, and Excellence in all aspects of their employment, create an extraordinary experience for our guests, and uphold our Brand Pillars. 

The Assistant Catering Specialist is responsible for facilitating all Catering related activities, including order preparation, order delivery and order set-up at delivery location, all while preserving and sharing the festive, hospitable and gracious spirit of Southern Brazilian traditions.

Specific Job Prerequisites:

• Must be pleasant in dealing with guests and fellow team members

• Must be physically capable of performing basic duties

• Must be able to endure prolonged walking and standing

• Must have 2 years of experience in a Restaurant/Retail/Hospitality Customer Service position

• Must be knowledgeable of Fogo’s menu and mission

• Must have the ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 30 pounds

• Must be able to physically drive a vehicle

• Must have a valid driver’s license and current auto insurance

• Must have the ability to use personal vehicle for deliveries and offsite events

Assistant Catering Specialist Responsibilities:

• Verify all components of complete catering order prior to embarking on delivery to guest location.

• Proper uniform and personal hygiene are mandatory.

• Provide a hospitable experience throughout the catering/delivery process, especially while at site location.

• Execute all deliveries with the highest standard of organization and accuracy.

• Drop off and/or set up food according to the standard set forth by the company.

• Anticipate and prevent potential service or product breakdowns.

• Communicate with each delivery guest the expected time of arrival.

• Escalate Guest and Team questions, concerns, issues directly to management immediately.

• Be knowledgeable of all menu items, their contents and preparation methods.

• Be prepared to answer any guest questions in a direct concise way.

• Communicate with Catering Specialist about all delivery and order details to ensure perfect execution upon delivery.

• Stay informed about all company marketing and promotional activities.

• Converse with guests at delivery location about the catering delivery program and communicate any leads to         Catering Specialist.

• Be attentive to any object, condition or substance that might cause injury to a guest or co-worker.

• Adhere to all Fogo safety rules and guidelines.

• Perform all reasonable tasks assigned by management.

Company Description

The culture of Fogo de Chão (fo-go dèe shoun) is at the heart of our success. We offer a high end dining experience like no other! Our restaurants captivate guests with a truly unique Churrascaria (Brazilian steakhouse) atmosphere from where it all started, the mountainous countryside of Rio Grande do Sul in Southern Brazil.

We feature meats seasoned to perfection and slow-roasted over an open flame and carved tableside by our authentic Gaúcho chefs. Each of our distinctive restaurants also contain an extensive, Wine Spectator award-winning wine list, traditional Brazilian beverages, and a variety of decadent desserts in addition to our signature meats. With over thirty years of history and 50 thriving locations around the world, we are maintaining solid sales growth and will continue to expand this exciting concept into new and diverse markets.

Our success begins with our People who share a heart of hospitality and passion for preserving the gaucho tradition of Teamwork, Integrity & Excellence.
Posting ID: 702281639 Posted: 2022-01-18 Job Title: Catering Assistant