Maitre d'Hotel

Offer published on Jan 21


The Royal Montreal Golf Club

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Offer details

Start date: April

Full time , Seasonal


Montreal, QC

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Job description

Position Profile:

Reporting to the Food and Beverage Manager, the Maître d’ Hôtel will be responsible for providing a distinguished, premium service in the Clubhouse dining facilities.

Qualified applicants must have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to lead by example and a passion for providing personalized service to an exclusive Membership.

We are looking for a dynamic and energetic individual who excels in a team environment and is passionate about the service industry and training new individuals. The term of this seasonal position is from April through October annually.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the training of all Dining Staff
  • Co-ordinate and the scheduling of all Dining Staff
  • Co-ordinate and conduct meetings with staff prior to each service event
  • Replace the evening Supervisor two days per week
  • Assist in daily operations
  • Ensure all service standards are met or exceeded
  • Ensure the mise en place is done for each service
  • Ensure tables and reservations are properly set
  • Managing wine cellar, ensuring it is well stocked and organized
  • Assist with the monthly inventory count of wine, bar, and other products
  • Update daily, weekly and feature menus
  • Update Jonas Point of Sale items daily and/or weekly
  • Be aware of the contact for all event suppliers (DJ, florist, etc.)
  • Make wine selections for Club events, assist convenor/host of event with their wine selection for all functions
  • Monitor the effectiveness of the wine list with regard to customer satisfaction, adjusting when necessary
  • Selecting the purchasing wines, designing the wine list
  • Advising customers on food and wine pairings
  • Provide support and assist all staff in the Food and Beverage Department



  • Initiative and adaptability
  • The ability to lead a diverse group of individuals
  • Communication skills that promote positive interaction with all Club employees
  • Highly developed organizational and skills
  • A passion for providing a personalized customer service experience
  • Ability to provide on-the-job training designed to enhance the Team’s overall performance
  • A capacity to handle stressful situations
  • Time management
  • Capable of working with computers and related software programs
  • A strong ability to solve problems in a timely manner
  • Contributes to working in a positive team environment
  • Highly evolved memory skills (name recognition)
  • Capable of multi-tasking and meeting deadlines
  • Ability to personally handle complaints in a timely, efficient manner
  • Physical fitness - must be able to stand for a long period



  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in an elegant dining operation
  • Fluently Bilingual (French and English)
  • Experience in a private golf club environment is considered an asset
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, the Internet and Jonas POS
  • A strong knowledge of wines, including food pairings
  • The proven ability to cope in a dynamic environment



The performance of the Maître d’hôtel shall be evaluated annually by the Food and Beverage Manager. Such evaluation will be based on results achieved with respect to specific objectives established when planning the Club’s operations and services for the year.

Benefits and Privileges:

The Club offers competitive seasonal remuneration as well as an attractive benefits package

Complimentary golfing privileges, subject to employee restrictions

Please visit our website at to learn more about the Club.

*Due to local laws, we prioritize applicants who have permission to work in Canada, and are fluent in English and French, both orally and in writing.

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