Service Assistant
Asticou Inn

Want to work outside? Earn tips? Be a Service Assistant at the Asticou this fall!

Between the Atlantic Ocean and the mountains of Acadia National Park!


Service Assistant

Asticou Inn
Northeast Harbor, Maine
$8.50 / hour + tips
No experience required
Start Date:
Job starts immediately! (Jul 14, 2018)

The service assistant works in several different capacities within the restaurant: busing, setting, food running, hosting, seating guests, and barbacking. SA’s also aid guest satisfaction wherever possible, whether by filling a guest’s immediate requests or by filling a server’s requests when s/he is too busy accomplish a task alone. SA’s will also perform regular cleaning duties and staff the breakfast buffet.


  • Greet all restaurant guests with a smile and helpful attitude.
  • Take restaurant reservations and manage a waitlist for seating.
  • Clean empty tables quickly but efficiently, with a mind to sanitation, safety, and protection of hotel property.
  • Reset tables quickly but presentably.
  • Keep bus stations stocked with all necessary items at all times.
  • Carry bus trays to dish station efficiently and safely.
  • Run food to servers & bartenders
  • Take direction from the host as to which tables should be the seating priority.
  • Communicate effectively with the servers; make sure they are aware of any guest needs that may have been communicated to you, help them with a variety of tasks as needed.
  • Help the bartender with changing kegs, stocking ice, stocking glassware, etc.
  • Tend the breakfast buffet as scheduled.
  • Help guests with any needs they might bring to your attention. 
  • Basic cleaning tasks, both regular and assigned.
  • Take direction from managers and supervisor regarding special events/projects.
  • Support the Inn’s basic mission of providing each guest with an excellent hospitality experience.

Work Schedule: There are three basic SA shifts: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. Most days you will work two of these shifts with a break in between to eat and rest.

Qualifications: SA’s must be able to spend long hours on their feet. Some tasks may require lifting heavy loads. This job requires the SA to be around customers and co-workers at all times. The SA must be able to communicate effectively and meet hygiene and appearance standards.

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