Franchised First Cook – Courtyard Hotel Burlington – Ontario Canada

Jobs at Courtyard Hotel Burlington Canada
Job Description
Posting Date Aug 21, 2020
Job Number 20047301
Job Category Food and Beverage & Culinary
Location Courtyard Burlington, 1110 Burloak Drive, Burlington, Ontario, Canada
Brand Courtyard by Marriott
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? No
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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Additional Information: This hotel is owned and operated by an independent franchisee, Burloak Hospitality Limited. The franchisee controls all aspects of the hotel’s employment policies and practices, including the selection and hiring process. If you accept a position at this hotel you will be employed by a franchisee and not by Marriott International.

Are you passionate about food?

Opened in December 2018, the NEW Courtyard by Marriott Burlington is now looking for a First Cook to join our team. The newest hotel to the Burlington/Oakville region features 135 guestrooms and suites with 1800 sq. ft of flexible meeting space, indoor salt-water pool, state-of-the-art fitness centre, and on-site Bistro Restaurant & Lounge.

Your food knowledge, work ethics and excellent customer service skills will reflect how our guests perceive their experience at the hotel. If you are someone who wants to be of something bigger, to be connected by our culture and driven by a passion to help others succeed, we encourage you to explore a hotel career with Courtyard by Marriott.

Ability to prepare and present food orders according to Courtyard Bistro Standards
Work with Management of both food and staff aspects
Pay attention to portion and quality control
Review and develop (if necessary) procedures as needed for business needs
Takes inventory and places orders according to the Bistro and Banquet needs
Develop and maintain relationships with approved vendors
Staff management and scheduling according to needs of the hotel
Checks quantity and quality of received goods
Set up stock and maintain work areas
Work with the Sales department and Food & Beverage Manager to ensure speed of service and quality of food to both Bistro and Banquet areas
Be the face of the kitchen for guests in the Bistro and Banquet areas; interact with guests as needed
Ensures cleanliness, proper handling and maintenance of kitchen equipment, utensils and work areas
Ensure that the hotel policies and procedures, cost control policies and procedures are followed
Attend scheduled staff meetings, training, and orientation sessions
Maintain standards of punctuality, uniform and personal hygiene as required by Hotel policy
Follows all brand standards as outlined by Marriott
Follows all policies, procedures and rules as stated in the Courtyard by Marriott safety and emergency policies and procedures
Perform any other job-related duties as assigned

Required Skills
Minimum of 3-year cooking experience in a management position preferred; hotel and/or banquet experience an asset
Branded restaurant kitchen preferred; Marriott brand experience an asset
Food Handler certification required; Smart Serve certification an asset
Sound knowledge of cooking
Neat, professional and well groomed
Possess good organizational/time management skills
Excellent customer service skills are essential
Must be able to workdays, evening weekends and public holidays
Approachable, pleasant, polite, fast
Self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision
Must be legally permitted to work in Canada

**Thank you for applying for this position though we will only be contacting those selected for an interview.