Assistant Chief Steward

Fairmont Riyadh

Location: SA - Riyadh

12/11/16 17:30
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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:

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

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

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Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs

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Attend regularly scheduled departmental meetings

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Schedule all Stewarding Colleagues and Supervisors

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

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

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

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

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Follow department policies, procedures and service standards

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Maintain a clean and safe work environment

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Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

* 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.