Welcome Team

Where: Taste Community Restaurant, 1200 South Main Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76104 Contact: Taste Project Volunteer Coordinator Contact Email: tasteandsee@tasteproject.org Contact Phone: (682) 233-1255 Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Are you a people person?  Greeters are the first people our guests meet at Taste Community Restaurant.  Greeters explain our pay-what-you-can concept and ensure folks feel welcome and important.  Host/Hostesses show guests to their seats and ensure everyone feels right at home.


Specific Responsibilities Include:

Lobby Attendant

  • Organize and clean extra seating including high chairs and extra chairs.
  • Clean lobby floors and counters ensuring a tidy host stand.
  • Clean windows and sweep outside ensuring a tidy entrance.
  • Prepare tables for meals, including arranging additional chairs and/or high chairs.
  • Clean and organize menus for reuse.
  • Greet guests as they come and go with a warm smile and making eye contact.
  • Open doors for guests.
  • On busy days, greet guests from our exterior hostess stand.
  • Tend to special Guest needs and requests including water and seating accommodations.
  • Greet guests as they come and go with a warm smile and making eye contact.
  • Manage the flow of Guests into the Dining and Bar areas, provide accurate wait times to incoming Guests if appropriate
  • Inform Guest of current promotion and who will be serving them to ensure a smooth handoff to the service staff
  • Answer incoming calls to the restaurant and provide appropriate service.
Welcome Team Lead
  • Greet guests as they come and go with a warm smile and making eye contact.
  • Manage all checklists for the Welcome Team.
  • Provide leadership and answer key questions of the Welcome Team, and report critical issues to the manager.
  • Perform cleaning duties, such as sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet, and tidying up host stand, taking out trash, and checking and cleaning bathroom.



Basic Qualifications Include:

  • No experience needed to volunteer as a Lobby Attendant.  On-site training will be provided.
  • Greeters must complete onsite training.  (Pre-requisite: Lobby Attendant Training)
  • Hosts/Hostesses must complete on-site training.  (Pre-requisite: Greeter Training).
  • Welcome Team Lead must complete on-site training and maintain a valid Food Handlers Card.  (Pre-requisite: Host/Hostess Training and 20 hours of service which can be waived with prior experience verification)


Available Shifts:  

Taste Community Restaurant is open Tuesday – Sunday (closed on Monday).  Our Volunteer Coordinator will connect with you to schedule a shift that works with your schedule.  Typical volunteer shifts on the Welcome Team are 2 hours each and cover the following times:

  • 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • 11:30am – 1:30pm
  • 12:30pm – 2:30pm
Choose a Day & Time

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Author: jeff williams