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Host/Server

There are a thousand restaurants in this city where you can wait tables, but very few where you can host a party every night. Urban Hearth, located in North Cambridge near Davis Square is one of those rare gems. We are hiring a full or part-time host/matre d' to the be the life of the party in our cozy 24 seat supper club. 

 

This multifaceted position is part server, part host, part wine steward, part story-teller. From the moment you greet guests at the door, you are responsible for guiding their experience, making them feel like they are the guest of the hour at a chill supper party. 

 

Required skills include:

  • easy manner, with ability to anticipate what guests will desire and make them feel at home

  • experience with fine dining service practices

  • knowledge and interest in wine, beer and cocktails is key. Hosts must be able to retain a lot of information about wine and engage guests intelligibly on the subject

  • Stamina, energy, and pride in your work - this is a fast paced, highly-collaborative environment that celebrates creativity, service and knowledge. We work hard together, and share in the results. 

If you're tired of being just another cog in a big restaurant machine - it's time to change gears. Get in on the ground floor of a restaurant that is changing the definition of hospitality. For serious inquiries, please email‚Äč letter of interest and resume. 

Brunch Cook

Urban Hearth is seeking a morning person with a passion in the kitchen! Our busy weekend brunch service requires a cook who can perfectly poach an egg, chat with guests at the chef's table and garnish plates at the same time. If this reads like the first line of your resume  - we welcome your application. 

 

Located in North Cambridge, a convenient two block walk from Davis Square, Urban Hearth is a welcoming space. The team-focused atmosphere fosters creativity, camaraderie and a sense of connection with our guests. 

 

Our brunch cook position requires the following skills and expectations:

  • strong line skills, excellent attention to detail and the ability to communicate effectively with other team members

  • set up of brunch line, preparation of menu specials and  light prep work

  • working the line independently and alongside other cooks

  • serving guests at table when needed

 

This job requires hard work and a lot of hustle - but your effort and skills are recognized and celebrated. Urban Hearth offers not only a competitive wage, but also pools tips and distributes evenly across the staff, adding a significant bonus to our cooks' hourly rate. 

Serious inquiries about this position, please email letter of interest and resume. 

2263 MASSACHUSETTS AVE

CAMBRIDGE, MA 02140

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