Generation USA

Restaurant Services

Do you like customer service and are interested in food service but don’t have any experience? Generation’s restaurant services program trains you to work at the frontline of customer experience, in jobs like servers, cashiers, and runners. At the end of the program, students are guaranteed a job at Nando’s, an international fast-casual restaurant group, running more than 1,200 restaurants in 24 countries.

With opportunities for promotion, Generation and its partner Nando’s provides the training you need for a career in the restaurant business. Learn how to be an effective team player, an adaptive communicator, and a strategic problem-solver with the skills to succeed in this role and others at Nando’s and in life.


Program Details

Duration: 3 weeks   |   Hours: Full-time   |   Locations: Washington DC

Technical Skills

  • Professionalism
  • Safety
  • Preparedness
  • Communication skills
  • Technical Proficiency
  • Authenticity
  • Motivation

Behavior & Mindsets

  • Personality responsibility
  • Future orientation
  • Growth mindset
  • Persistence
  • Adaptablity
  • Customer focus
  • Stress management
  • Time management

Requirements

  • 18 and older
  • Hold a GED or high school diploma
  • Pass a TABE test
  • Pass a background check
  • Pass a drug test

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Restaurant ServicesStarts 10/29

Generation’s restaurant services program trains you to work at the frontline of customer experience, in jobs like servers, cashiers, and runners.

Join a valued network

When you join Generation, you’re not just learning job skills, you’re joining a valuable network of mentors and peers that you can rely upon throughout your career.

USA Partners

Includes partners across all USA programs

McKinsey & Company  •  Walmart
Alabama Career Centers   •   Alabama Possible’s Cash for College Program   •   Alteryx   •   Atlanta CareerRise   •   Birmingham Business Alliance   •   Birmingham Education Foundation   •   Career Source Northeast Florida   •   Central Six Workforce Development Council   •   CHRIS 180   •   City of Birmingham   •   City of Refuge   •   Covalence   •   Delaware Department of Health and Social Services   •   Delaware Technical Community College   •   Delaware Works   •   Edward Waters College   •   Edward Waters College   •   Fatherhood Pride   •   Florida Blue   •   Florida State College at Jacksonville   •   Fresh Ministries   •   Greater Washington Urban League   •   I am Bham, Inc.   •   Innovate Birmingham   •   Innovation Depot   •   Intercontinental Hotels Group Foundation   •   Jasmyn   •   Jefferson County Workforce Investment Board   •   Jefferson State Community College   •   Lawson State Community College   •   Longwood Foundation   •   Magnolia Project   •   McKinsey Knowledge Center   •   Miami Dade Community College   •   Mission College   •   Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation   •   Tech Birmingham   •   Tech Impact   •   The Dannon Project   •   The District of Columbia Department of Employment Services   •   The Sobrato Family Foundation   •   The Stride Center   •   United Way   •   United Way of Greater Atlanta   •   United Way of Southeastern Michigan   •   University of Alabama at Birmingham   •   Zuora


USA Employers

Includes employers across all USA programs

45 Inc   •   Ace Hotel   •   Altera   •   Amazon   •   Bank of America   •   Barclaycard   •   Bazaar Spices DC   •   BBVA Compass   •   Birmingham Education Foundation   •   Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama   •   Burr Foreman   •   C7 Creative   •   Cadence Bank   •   Cadia Rehabilitation   •   Community Bank Connection   •   Concord Hotels   •   Convergys   •   Convergys   •   Courtyard Marriott   •   CrossView Mortgage   •   CVS   •   Deshazo Automation   •   Dolce Hotels and Resorts Hayes Mansion   •   ERC   •   Fairfield Inn and Suites   •   Fairmont Hotels and Resorts   •   Fanatics   •   Firehouse Subs   •   Giant Eagle   •   Hilton Hotels   •   Hitachi   •   Homewatch Caregivers   •   Homewood Suites   •   Honda   •   HyattPlace Hotel Washington DC   •   IMS Steris   •   Inktel   •   Intercontinental Hotels and Resorts   •   ITAC Solutions   •   Jacobs   •   Kaiser Permanente   •   KBR   •   Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants   •   Los Gatos Meadows   •   Lumbee Group   •   Macy’s   •   Marek   •   Marriott Hotels   •   Microsoft   •   Modis   •   Office Depot   •   PC Connections   •   Peet’s Coffee & Tea   •   Physicians Group Services   •   Presbyterian Senior Care   •   Protective Life   •   Regions Bank   •   S&B   •   Safeway   •   Saint Francis Healthcare   •   SanMar   •   Santa Clara Valley Medical Center   •   Sherwin Williams   •   Shipley Manor   •   Slip Stream DC   •   SLK Group   •   Starbucks   •   Sub-Acute Saratoga Children’s Hospital   •   SuperFi   •   Target   •   Threez Company   •   TJ Maxx   •   University of Alabama at Birmingham   •   UPMC   •   UPS   •   Vintage Senior Living   •   Walmart   •   White Blossom Care Center   •   WIS International

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