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Food Runner (Full Time) - InterContinental Houston


Hotel Brand: InterContinental
Location: United States, Texas, Houston

Hotel: Houston (HOUIT), 6750 Main Street, 77030

Job number: 123729

Job Summary

  • Provide warm, friendly, courteous and efficient food & beverage services to all clients ensuring guest satisfaction and an excellent dining experience.
  • Assist the restaurant service team to perform the food delivery.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities – (Key Activities of the role)

  • To prepare all necessary accompaniments to go with the order from pantry.
  • To prepare the setup of food delivery.
  • To clean the table, clear soiled plates and glasses.
  • To report any problem situation or special guest request to pantry staff immediately so as to ensure that prompt action is taken.
  • To have a full understanding of restaurant floor plan.
  • To have a full understanding of food service standards and product knowledge.
  • Maintain professional grooming standards and personal hygiene in accordance with hotel policy at all times.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by superior to meet business needs.
  • All relevant hotel safety guidelines and procedures outlined in the employee handbook or training documentations have to be followed at all times.
  • Compliance with company regulations, policies and procedures at all times.


  • Above High School Education  
  • Minimum of one year experience in similar position 
  • Great communication skills in English
  • The strength to lift, push and pull big objects up to 50lbs (23 kg) which can also involve bending and kneeling 
  • A good grasp of reading, writing and basic math 
  • The flexibility to work night, weekend, and holiday shifts 
  • Compliance with local laws on food handling and serving alcohol – you’ll need to be above the minimum age required and fluent in the local language

At IHG, we’ve made a promise. As one of the world’s leading hotel groups, we’re here to deliver True Hospitality for Good. Making our guests and colleagues feel welcome, cared for, recognised and respected – wherever they are in the world. Want to be part of the journey?

As the world’s first and most global luxury hotel brand, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts has pioneered international travel since the 1940s, we are passionate about sharing our renowned international know-how and cultural wisdom in truly impressive surroundings. We all take great pride in being genuine ambassadors of the InterContinental®️ brand and to be part of the brand you will have a thirst for travel, passion for culture and appreciation for diversity. We create inspiring experiences for those seeking a richer perspective on the world. If you’d like to embrace a world of opportunities, we’d like to welcome you to the world’s most international luxury hotel brand. Let’s Go Further Together.

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