Houlihan’s™ Restaurant + Bar is seeking Servers to perform the following duties and has the following qualities and qualifications:

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Maintains a Guest focus while performing duties
  • Assumes 100% responsibility for quality guests’ experience
  • Welcome and greet guests within one minute, and make all our guests feel special letting them know you’re there to personally take care of them
  • Inform guests of specials and menu changes
  • Make specific beverage, appetizer, entrée, and dessert recommendations your guests will enjoy
  • Answer questions about our food, beverages and other restaurant functions and services
  • Take food and beverage orders from guests, enter orders in our point-of-sale system
  • Deliver food and beverages from kitchen and bar to guests in a timely matter
  • Pre-bus tables between each course
  • Complete opening and closing checklists
  • Maintain clean and stocked service and dining areas
  • Monitor and observe guests dining experience and ensure guests are satisfied
  • Respond promptly and courteously to any requests
  • Provide proactive beverage refills
  • Prepare final bill, present check to guest, accept payment, and process through the POS system
  • Return change to the guest quickly
  • Be ready and willing to assist fellow servers before they ask
  • Thank guests for their visit and invite them to return
  • Attends all scheduled employee meetings and brings suggestions for improvement
  • Notify manager-on-duty any time a guest is not 100% satisfied with their experience


  • Must possess a positive attitude and work well with other team members
  • Be able to communicate and understand the predominant language(s) of our guests
  • Be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time
  • Be willing to follow direction and ask questions for clarification if needed
  • Be able to work in a fast paced restaurant environment
  • High level of commitment to exceptional customer service
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • Brings a positive energy to workplace
  • Strong work ethic and attention to details
  • Reliability
  • Flexible work schedule, available to work weekdays and weekends

For full time positions, Health benefits package, 401(k), paid vacation, and bonus structure offered. Opportunities for advancement.
Houlihan’s™ Restaurant + Bar is located south of the State Farm Center at 1902 S. First Street in Champaign and is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks.

Please send cover letters and resumes to the Human Resources Department at