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Collective Retreats

Collective Retreats

New York, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, June 14, 2024

Overview: Collective Retreats

Life, above all, is meant to be a powerful experience lived to the utmost, enjoyed and shared with others. We believe that we have the opportunity to create something unique and better that connects us to each other and our surroundings.

Collective Retreats is a new, meaningful, way to travel. We are a venture-back, fast growth hospitality company that concepts and operates asset-light resorts in the most iconic destinations. With a passion for the craft of hospitality and a shared appreciation for exploration, adventure, innovation and the outdoors, Collected Retreats is committed to reshaping the luxury travel experience.

Overview: Role

As a Busser/Runner, you will have a way with guests, treating them in an accommodating and professional manner and ensure total satisfaction with their dining experience. The Busser/Runner is responsible for preparing the dining room for service, table maintenance, running food and contributing to the general flow of the restaurant.

They should have the ability to provide the highest standard of service, superior communication and interpersonal skills, exceptional organizational skills and the ability to handle a high volume environment.


  • Welcome and greet guests upon arrival
  • Make all our guests feel comfortable and let them know you’re there to personally take care of them
  • Run food, clear tables, clean tables, and assist with all service related tasks
  • Be able to answer questions correctly regarding the restaurant, the area, and the menu
  • Thank guests as they leave and invite them to return

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Comfortable working in outdoor settings for extended periods of time
  • 1+ years experience in hotel, hospitality or related position
  • Ability to manage high volume of requests with competing deadlines
  • Highly organized and dependable, approachable, empathetic, self-aware and self-motivated

Requirements for Employment:

  • Fluent in English
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Full-time and part-time opportunities available
  • Must be available to work variable shifts on both weekdays and weekends (24-40 hours/week)
  • Must be able to exert up to 75 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20lbs pounds of force constantly to life, push, move or carry objects
  • Must willing to work in an outdoor setting, including all-weather conditions (rain, wind, heat, etc.)

Compensation & Perks:

    • Hourly Wage: $17 per hour plus tips
    • Healthcare, including medical, dental and vision
    • Friends and Family rate at all Collective Retreat location

Collective Hotels & Retreats (CH&R) core belief is that life, above all, is meant to be a powerful experience lived to the utmost, enjoyed and shared with others. It is our responsibility to ensure that those experiences are created in an environment that is diverse, inclusive and equitable for all. We are committed to creating this environment for each other, our guests and our partners because we know that a sustainable and healthy environment is one that allows for access and opportunity for everyone.

Collective Retreats is committed to creating an accessible environment and inclusive hiring process. As part of this commitment, we strive to provide reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities to enable them to access the hiring process. If you need an accommodation to access the job application or interview process, please contact candidateaccomodations@collectiveretreats.com