Kitchen Steward

Fairmont St Andrews

Location: GB - St Andrews

12/11/16 17:30
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Kitchen Steward
Every memorable dining experience at Fairmont St Andrews begins behind the scenes with our Culinary team’s commitment to safe and efficient operations. Showcase your talents as a Kitchen Steward, where your attentiveness and care will ensure the creation of exceptional cuisine.

Hotel Overview: Set on a 520 acre estate with a unique coastal setting in the Home of Golf, Fairmont St Andrews is the perfect location to turn any holiday into a treasured memory whilst offering a resort experience steeped in the history of the area and traditions of Scotland. The Resort includes 209 luxurious guest bedrooms, 6 diverse dining outlets, 2 golf courses and a tranquil Spa & Leisure facility.

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Assistant Stewarding Manager, 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

* Operate an industrial dishwasher

* Ensure the kitchen Colleagues have the dishes/silverware required and guests have clean dishes

* Sort, stack dishes, and load/unload dishwasher

* Sort, stack and store all cleaned items in an organized and safe manner

* Ensure all breakages and chipped items are removed from circulation and inventoried

* Ensure floors are dry and clean at all times

* Follow department policies, procedures and service standards

* Maintain a clean and safe work environment

* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

* Previous experience not required

* 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

* Previous experience not required

* Able to work consistent night shift

Physical Aspects of Position:

Physical aspects of the position include but are not limited to the following:

* 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:

Applicants must be eligible to work in the EU or hold a valid work authorisation for the UK.