IHOP (formerly known as International House of Pancakes) is a United States–based restaurant chain that specializes in breakfast. While IHOP’s focus is on breakfast foods such as pancakes, French toast, and omelettes, it also offers a menu of lunch and dinner items. Minimum age to work at IHOP is generally 16 years old.
Teen Jobs at IHOP
You will deliver food to customers quickly and efficiently while maintaining a professional demeanor. You should maintain reliable transportation with current automobile insurance and valid drivers license. You will also perform restaurant duties as needed, cooking, cleaning, assisting guests and taking orders by phone.
You will complete all assigned prep work and sets up cook’s station. You will also maintain product presentations, product quality and cook time standards. Detail job duties include preparing menu items according to IHOP’s Recipes, completing all assigned prep work, setting up work station according to station diagram, cleaning and sanitizing the work area before, during and after shift. You should be able to place plates, utensils, pans and cases on high and low shelves.
You will deliver food and drinks to guests using IHOP’s team delivery system, greet guests, answers questions, makes suggestions regarding food, drinks, and service. You will also relay orders to service bar and kitchen via the point-of-sale computerized register system. Moreover you will observe guests and responds to any additional requests. You will present guest check to each table and accepts a form of payment as well. You are the one who will make correct change and/or completes the proper charge card procedure.
Your duty will be opening door for guests arriving and departing, accommodating any special needs of guests, i.e., boosters, highchairs, disabilities, managing the Wait List when the restaurant is full, providing guest assistance to servers as needed, maintaining a clean and organized work area and completes cleaning as assigned, filling out the feature board and inflating balloons.
You will be responsible for overall cleanliness of restaurant, which means you will wash dishes, set and reset dining room tables. You will also perform additional responsibilities including cleaning restrooms, taking out trash, mopping floors and other assorted cleaning duties.
IHOP Job Application
How to apply for a teen job at IHOP? When you visit their career page you will be directed to DineEquity careers page, who owns IHOP. Some locations are owned and operated by independent franchisees of International House of Pancakes, LLC.