Waiter / Waitress Job Vacancy in Nairobi, Kenya

Career Opportunity: Waiter / Waitress

Location: Nairobi

Job Summary: Our client in the hospitality industry is looking for ambitious waiters/waitresses to assist the restaurant in noting orders, serving tables with requested meals and drinks, and preparing bills at the end of the table’s meals.

As a candidate for this position, you will also be responsible for asking customers if they are satisfied with their orders and providing any assistance should the customer not be satisfied.

The ideal candidate should be a team player and enjoy working with a variety of clients.

We also value those who are ready to learn and adapt with a fast-paced work environment.

Applicants must be domiciled in Nairobi.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Greet Customers and hand out menus.
  • Take meal and beverage orders from customers and place these orders in the kitchen.
  • Make menu recommendations and inform patrons of any specials.
  • Deliver meals and beverages to tables when they have been prepared
  • Check that customers are satisfied
  • Prepare the bill for tables when requested.
  • Cash up bills and ensure that the correct amount has been paid.
  • Administer changes to tables if needed.


  • Should be presentable and have excellent communication skills.
  • Flexibility to work longer hours as per business demand.
  • Be courteous, professional and provide efficient service.
  • 1-2 years of work experience as a waiter/ waitress.
  • Endurance to walk and stand for long hours.
  • Flexible work hours
  • Ability to remain calm and professional with difficult customers.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Have a food handlers certificate

Educational Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum Certificate in a hotel-related course.
  • 1 to 2 years’ experience as a Bar Waiter/Waitress

Interested candidates are invited to strictly email their cover letter and CV, to careers@hrmconnection.com before end of day 23rd May 2022.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.