• WS New York at Hudson Yards
  • New York , NY
  • Hospitality - Food Services
  • Full-Time
  • 334 W 39th St

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WS New York is a new restaurant and private club concept located in Hudson Yards. WS New York will create unparalleled access to the finest wine and spirits, world-class dining, and one-of-a-kind cultural events. This will be a truly unique place destined to become one of the world s most coveted private clubs and restaurants. Our Team is led by Chef Eli Kaimeh(of Daniel, Gramercy Tavern and Per Se) andMaster Sommelier Micha l Engelmann(of Gary Danko and The Modern).



423 W 55TH ST, 12TH FLOOR, New York, New York 10019

This is an incredible opportunity to be a part of a Team of passionate hospitality professionals. At WS New York, our company culture supports the growth and development of our Team Members and provides opportunities for education and advancement in the hospitality profession. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including medical/dental/vision, and paid time off after a required waiting period. We are extremely excited to build this team and create memorable experiences for all.

Role Summary

A WS New York Runner is responsible for providing exceptional food and beverage service to Guests and Members of WS New York, as per WS New York Standards. The Runner is expected to serve all food and ensure the proper delivery of food items according to position numbers, allergies and temperatures. At all times, Runners are expected to be attentive and anticipatory to the Expeditor and Kitchen Team s needs. Our goal is to make everyone feel welcome, comfortable, important and relaxed, while exceeding expectations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintains a high level of hospitality and professionalism with each Team Member and guest
  • Protect privacy of our guests, members and teammates at all times
  • Knowledge of table and seat numbers
  • Execute opening and closing procedures associated with assigned station
  • Ability to organize and carry a tray properly for food and beverage service
  • Understand and perform the proper standards for serving and clearing all courses
  • Strong Knowledge of all menu items and dietary restrictions
  • Act as a channel of communication (the eyes and ears) between the kitchen and the dining room
  • Assist the dining room service team with clearing guest plates, and other duties assigned.
  • Identify and report any guest dissatisfactions or areas of potential conflict with a manager or appropriate position immediately
  • Be ready and willing to fill in where needed to ensure our high service standards and efficient operations by helping other servers, assistant servers, runners, sommeliers, hosts, or manager as needed
  • Attend Food, Wine and Team training opportunities


  • 1+ years working as a Runner or equivalent in a fine dining and/or high-volume environment
  • Positive attitude, a sense of responsibility and ownership of the position
  • Appetite for creating memorable moments of hospitality for our guests
  • Desire to learn and grow within the position and restaurant
  • Interest in building a base knowledge and understanding of cuisine, wine, beer, and cocktails
  • Detail-oriented with strong communication skills
  • Team-oriented with a strong sense of punctuality and reliability
  • Demonstrate a sense of urgency, strong work ethic, ability to mentally prioritize and stay organized during high volume
  • Must be impeccably groomed, maintain good hygiene, good posture and have required uniform and tools
  • Must display the image and philosophy set forth by the owner and restaurant management
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English
  • Be able to safely lift and easily maneuver plates, cases of water, chairs, linen and dining room tables. Up to 50 pounds.
  • Be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time (up to 8 hours)
  • Must be comfortable with repetitive motions (such as walking, bending & standing)
  • WS New York enforces a zero-tolerance policy with regards to discrimination and/or harassment in any form

Location: 37 Hudson Yards, New York, New York 10001

Reports to: Floor Manager/AGM

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Associated topics: buffet busser, busboy, busser, busser runner, food delivery, reset table, resetting table, runner, seasonal, sweep floor

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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