At BENCHMARK, a global hospitality company the definition of success is as individual as each of the over 10,000 employees worldwide who compose our award-winning teams. Each person brings unique skills, talents, experience, history, and culture to our company. Together, they form an extraordinary mosaic that supports BENCHMARK's very entrepreneurial culture. Each team member's desire for accomplishment is supported by our determination and passion to build successful and rewarding futures.
QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING, & WORK EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent. Three to five years culinary experience in a multi unit hotel or conference center. Previous experience supervising a staff of fifteen or more employees. Three years culinary training. Knowledge of culinary departments. Good working knowledge of basic accounting. Creative, innovative and assertive personality. Excellent communication skills.
Operate the kitchen in a profitable manner as outlined in the annual budget. Supervise and participate in the preparation and execution of the Banquet, CMP, and Garde Manger departments, as well as Bullwhackers as needed. Monitor production and quality levels of all food products. Train, develop and maintain employee skills and relations. Monitor executive steward responsibility. Oversee incoming food product to insure proper quality. Inspect all refrigeration and dry storage for proper handling and rotation. Observe cafeteria to insure proper quality at all times.
Develop and maintain ongoing education programs for sanitation and safety. Write description of the evening in the log book.
Inside kitchen standing on hard vinyl floors. Busy noisy environment.