Assistant Chief Steward

Fairmont Riyadh

Location: SA - Riyadh

12/11/16 17:30
Job Details
Assistant Chief Steward

Every memorable dining experience at Fairmont Hotels and Resorts begins behind the scenes with our Food & Beverage team’s commitment to safe and efficient operations. Share your passion for quality, safety and service with your team as Assistant Chief Steward, where you will ensure a superior standard for all flatware, tableware and kitchen equipment in support of our Culinary and Banquets teams.

Hotel Overview:

Located just north of the city, Fairmont Riyadh will be part of a new mixed-use development project comprising the hotel, a convention center and commercial real estate space that will house multinational corporations as well as regional companies. The hotel will feature 298 spacious guestrooms, including Fairmont Gold. Guests will enjoy a selection of dining venues as well as spa and fitness facilities. The convention center comprises 4,000 square meters of meeting and function space.

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Executive Chef, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

Consistently offer professional, friendly and proactive guest service while supporting fellow Colleagues

Lead the Stewarding team in all aspects of the department and ensure standards are followed

Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs

Attend regularly scheduled departmental meetings

Schedule all Stewarding Colleagues and Supervisors

Supervise and maintain the sanitation of kitchen equipment and other areas assigned

Review all banquet event orders to ensure proper set-up is in place

Ensure all breakages and chipped items are taken out of circulation and inventoried

Ensure all equipment is in working order and report any items in need of repair

Follow department policies, procedures and service standards

Maintain a clean and safe work environment

Other duties as assigned


* Previous leadership experience in a Stewarding department required

* Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

* Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications preferred

* University/College degree in a related discipline an asset

* Highly responsible & reliable

* Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

* Ability to work cohesively as part of a team

* Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Visa Requirements:

Eligible candidate will be provided visa to have work permit required as per the local law.