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Job Description: 
Waiters serve food and beverages at tables in dining and drinking places, clubs, institutions and canteens, on board ships and on passenger trains.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) setting tables with clean linen, cutlery, crockery and glassware
  • (b) greeting customers and presenting them with menus and beverage lists
  • (c) advising on food and beverage choices
  • (d) taking orders for food and drinks and passing order to kitchen or bar staff
  • (e) serving food and beverages to clients at tables
  • (f) clearing tables and returning dishes and cutlery to kitchen
  • (g) presenting bills, accepting payment and operating point of sales machines and cash registers.

Example of the occupations classified here:
- Waiter


Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Cafe manager -1412
- Restaurant manager -1412
- Bartender - 5132

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