Commis 1

Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club

Location: KE - Mount Kenya

17/11/16 17:30
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Commis 1

Every memorable dining experience at Fairmont Hotels and Resorts begins behind the scenes with our Culinary team’s commitment to safe, efficient operations and exceptional cuisine. As Commis 3, the care you devote to food and workspace preparation will result in the creation of truly spectacular fare.

Hotel Overview: With magnificent views of majestic Mount Kenya, the Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club Resort's 120 luxuriously appointed hotel rooms, set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens, offer a unique blend of comfort, relaxation and adventure

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the, 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

* Assist in the preparation and service of all food items for a la carte andor buffet menus according to hotel recipes and standards

* Ensure the cleanliness and maintenance of all work areas, utensils, and equipment

* Have full knowledge of all menu items, daily features and promotions

* Follow kitchen policies, procedures and service standards

* Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage

* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

* Previous experience in the culinary field an asset

* Journeyman’s papers or international equivalent an asset

* DiplomaCertification in a Culinary discipline an asset

* Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

* 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

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

* Constant standing and walking throughout shift

* Frequent lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs

* Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling

* Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements: Eligible to work in Kenya