Food Runner Job Description

A food runner is a professional who delivers orders from the kitchen to the guests. They help waiters and waitresses keep the restaurant clean for customers.

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Updated on:     
October 24, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for a Food Runner to join our team! As a Food Runner, you will be responsible for delivering food to our guests in a timely and efficient manner. You will also be responsible for making sure that all orders are accurate and complete before leaving the kitchen. If you are a team player with a positive attitude and a passion for customer service, then we want you!

Food Runner Duties:

  • Provide food service to designated facility or client
  • Must be available to work overtime
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Must have excellent attention to detail
  • Prepare food to specifications
  • Clean kitchen after service
  • Provide feedback and report to management on service issues and opportunities
  • Ability to work assigned areas

Food Runner Responsibilities:

  • Collect all stock from stores, deliver it to warehouses, and maintain control of food inventory
  • Clean and maintain equipment, keep shelves clean, and replenish inventory
  • Monitor temperatures, and report on food waste
  • consign inventory, review product displays, and assist in merchandising
  • Assist in receiving, inspecting, and delivering of shipments
  • Assist in receiving and stock pulls
  • Must be available to work all shifts, including weekends

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions

At [Company Name], we're proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We're committed to creating a diverse and inclusive team, and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, religions, nationalities, genders, and ages. We also encourage applications from veterans and individuals with disabilities.