Central Standard Restaurant Server

CENTRAL STANDARD is looking for a RESTAURANT SERVER to join our team!

Central Standard is an American bar & grill with an emphasis on Prime steaks and seafood. The restaurant features an open kitchen, a covered wraparound patio overlooking South Congress Avenue and a wine cellar featuring more than 100 labels. We believe that the best hospitality starts with good people, good service, and good products.


We are proud to offer competitive wages, health benefits, 401k plans, paid-time off for employees working 25+ hours a week, and a 50%-off employee discount across ALL New Waterloo restaurants.


​​​​​​Who you are:  You thrive on creating real connection, you know that providing great service is all about the way it made people feel. You like the hustle. You’re thoughtful, resourceful, and determined. 

What you’ll learn:  “Service industry work develops the "soft skills" recruiters talk about on LinkedIn — discipline, promptness, the ability to absorb criticism, and most important, how to read people like a book.” - Anthony Bourdain 


A server will exceed the expectations of all guests in a multitude of tasks that include, but are not limited to, taking orders and serving food and beverages to patrons at tables in dining establishments. 

The person having this position must possess good communication skills and have the ability to resolve conflict and possess a thorough understanding of company policies.  All employees are expected to greet all guests in close proximity and make each feel important by providing a genuine welcome. Furthermore, Servers must develop and maintain the company’s culture, values and reputation in the public eye, and with all staff, guests, vendors and partner

Applicant must be able to work flexible schedule that includes afternoons, evenings, nights, weekends, holiday availability is required.  


  1. High School diploma or general education degree (GED)
  2. Six (6) months related experience in hospitality or service industry


  1. Must be able to speak, read, write and understand the primary language(s) of the workplace
  2. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
  3. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  4. Ability to speak effectively before groups of co-workers and sister property staff
  5. Ability to create documents in Excel and Word
  6. Ability to understand other computer programs (i.e. Property Management System and Point of Sale)
  7. Ability to apply concepts of math including: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals


  1. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate
  2. The person having this position may have to lift up to fifty (50) pounds on a daily basis; anything over fifty (50) pounds is considered a minimum two (2) person lift
  3. The person having this position may have to sit for one (1) hour, stand and/or walk, push, kneel, bend, balance, squat, reach and stretch for eight (8) hours per day

New Waterloo is an independent hospitality company. We are students, teachers, and leaders. Bartenders, hotel managers, hostesses, and event planners. Architects, artists, and chefs. Writers, photographers, and travelers. Hospitality is in our blood. Our brands include South Congress Hotel / Hotel Ella / El Rey Court / La Condesa / Sway / Café No Sé / Mañana / Central Standard / Otoko / Il Brutto / Butler Park Pitch & Putt. This position may be expected to perform other tasks and duties as needed or as directed. Employee responsibilities and job descriptions are subject to review and revision. Employees should develop + maintain the New Waterloo culture, values, and reputation with fellow staff, guests, vendors and partners.   

New Waterloo is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  ​​​​​

For consideration, please submit a resume and cover letter.  

Full time
Salary Range
$16,000.00 - 29,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Austin, TX 78704, US