Opportunities

There are many ways for you to get involved with the Dakota. Listed below are our current employment opportunities.

Employment

HOST/HOSTESS

The Dakota is seeking a seasoned and mature host/hostess who will bring hospitality to the restaurant in order to create and sustain impactful guest relations. The associate will assist with answering phones/taking reservations, seating guests, checking in will-call ticket holders, and selling merchandise. Customer service expertise is imperative to this position. Previous restaurant/hotel hosting experience preferred. Interest and/or background in music and cuisine is a plus. This is an exciting atmosphere combining world-class music and fine dining. Employees receive a discount on food, beverage and tickets.

REQUISITE SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Excellent verbal communication skills, ability and willingness to maintain a high level of accuracy and attention to detail, ability to work independently and conduct effective problem resolution. Basic computer knowledge and telephone etiquette are crucial to this position, along with the ability to handle multiple phone lines. OpenTable experience is a plus.

DETAILS
This is a part-time position averaging about 20-30 hours a week, with additional hours required during the busy holiday period between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve. Applicant needs to have a flexible schedule.

APPLICATION PROCESS
Please email a brief work history and contact info to scott@dakotacooks.com; or mail resume materials: ATTN Scott, c/o Dakota, 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN  55403. You may also apply in person between 10am and 3pm.

SERVER

The Dakota is seeking a server with at least two years of professional development in a fine dining setting. The position requires the highest level of customer service, accuracy and speed. This is a fast-paced and exciting atmosphere combining world-class music and cuisine. Employees receive a discount on food, beverage and tickets.

DETAILS
This is a part-time position averaging three to four shifts per week, with weekend availability and additional hours required during the busy holiday period between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve.

APPLICATION PROCESS
Please email a brief work history and contact info to ryan@dakotacooks.com; or mail resume materials: ATTN Ryan, c/o Dakota, 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN  55403. You may also apply in person between 10am and 3pm.