Host or Hostess Interview Questions

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Question 1 of 24

Why do you want this job?

Host or Hostess Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    Why do you want this job?

  2. 2.

    Describe yourself in three words.

  3. 3.

    Why is it important to smile at every guest?

  4. 4.

    What skills are essential for this position?

  5. 5.

    How would you deal with an angry customer?

  6. 6.

    Why should we hire you?

  7. 7.

    Tell me about a time when you gave excellent customer service.

  8. 8.

    How do you take criticism?

  9. 9.

    What is the most recent skill you have learned that will assist you in this role?

  10. 10.

    How do you fill your downtime?

  11. 11.

    Do you have any questions about the job description?

  12. 12.

    Tell me about your experience.

  13. 13.

    What are your greatest weaknesses?

  14. 14.

    What are your career goals?

  15. 15.

    How long would you expect to work for us if hired?

  16. 16.

    What qualities make you the best person for the job?

  17. 17.

    Have you ever had a situation that kept you from being on time to work? How did you handle it?

  18. 18.

    How do you handle stressful situations?

  19. 19.

    Give me an example of how you have been reliable in the past.

  20. 20.

    Describe your ideal job.

  21. 21.

    How would you keep our patrons satisfied?

  22. 22.

    In case of an emergency, what would be your course of action?

  23. 23.

    How have you used your communication skills to resolve conflict at work?

  24. 24.

    What are your greatest strengths?