Food Runner/Expo Position

  • Job Reference: 00002461-1
  • Date Posted: 5 May 2022
  • Location: Madeira Beach, Florida
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Food Runner/ Expo

Food Runner/Expo serve many purposes in the restaurant, their primary function is to act as a liaison between a restaurant's guests, wait staff and kitchen staff. Food Runner/ Expo expediting all food to spec, assuring all items are served to the guests requests, monitoring any dietary restrictions or allergies.

They are in charge of delivering food to the appropriate table at the appropriate time, assisting customers with any issues that may arise and coordinating with the kitchen staff to properly prioritize orders.


  • Deliver food orders from the kitchen to customers' tables rapidly and accurately
  • Act as the contact point between Front of the House and Back of the House staff
  • Communicate food orders to chefs, paying attention to priorities, special requests and food allergies
  • Ensure food is served in accordance with safety standards
  • Manages expo station, ensuring all items are stocked
  • Keep Expo line clean and tidy through the shift


  • Strong communication skills.
  • Must be able to take and give direction.
  • Must be upbeat and positive.
  • Ability to work effectively within a team.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast pace environment.
  • Time management skills.
  • Must be able to carry heavy trays/plates.
  • Must have the endurance for long shifts 6-8 hours.
  • Must have flexible hours.

Food Runner/Expo top skills & proficiencies:

  • Customer Service
  • People Skills
  • Professionalism
  • High Energy
  • Multitask
  • Thoroughness
  • Planning
  • Basic Math
  • Teamwork
  • Attention to Detail
  • Verbal Communication
  • Organized