Food Runner
Bakersfield, California - Part Time

Are you a customer service rock star looking for a fast-paced and team-oriented work environment? Would you like to be part of the best hospitality venue Bakersfield has to offer? The Padre Hotel is looking to immediately hire qualified, enthusiastic, and professional part-time Food Runners who fit the bill!

Located in the bustling Downtown Arts District, Bakersfield’s Historic Padre Hotel is proudly the only Four Diamond hotel in Kern County. Our property offers distinct entertainment venues including a fine dining restaurant, a hip night club, a nostalgically happening bar, and a bustling outdoor bar and lounge, all within a beautifully appointed environment for our guests.  

Position Qualifications:

  • Six (6) months front of house restaurant experience preferred
  • POS terminal and cash handling experience
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Well organized and detail oriented
  • ***Hiring preference will be given to those who have the RBS certification.***
  • **Due to the cyclical nature of the hospitality industry, employees may be required to work varying schedules to reflect the business needs of the company.**

Example of Duties (this is a sampling and not an all-inclusive list):

  • Prompt, proper and professional delivery of food items to guests. Food does not sit in the window.
  • Delivers superior customer service to all customers by acting with a “customer comes first” attitude.
  • Maintains a calm demeanor during periods of high volume.
  • Ability to completely answer food related questions from guests.
  • Maintains a clean and organized workspace.
  • Follows health, safety and sanitation guidelines for all products.
  • Maintains regular and punctual attendance.

This venue is operated by Eat.Drink.Sleep.  In return, we offer competitive wages and caring, attentive management personnel. Employees are eligible for generous discounts at all venues operated by Eat.Drink.Sleep.

The Padre Hotel provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, The Padre Hotel complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

The Padre Hotel utilizes E-Verify to confirm all hired applicants’ right to work in the USA.

Our Company prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.