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Cook II

Company: Aimbridge Hospitality
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Informaci--n disponible en espa--ol a continuaci--n.The -Cook II is responsible for supervising and assisting in the preparation of all food items for the Restaurant/Dining Outlet Cafe Room Service Employee Cafeteria and Banquets while maintaining the highest standards to produce an appealing and appetizing product.El asistente de cocinero es la persona responsable de supervisar y apoyar en la preparaci--n de todos los alimentos para el restaurante / comedor cafeter--a servicio a cuarto cafeter--a para empleados y banquetes. Tambi--n se asegura de mantener las normas m--s altas de calidad en la preparaci--n de alimentos atractivos y apetitosos.QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous supervisory responsibility preferred.
  • At least 5 years of related progressive experience or a culinary graduate with at least 1 year of progressive experience in a hotel or related field.
  • Food Handlers Certification (must comply with State requirements)
  • Must be able to convey information and ideas clearly.
  • Must be able to evaluate and select among alternative courses of action quickly and accurately.
  • Must work well in stressful high pressure situations.
  • Must be able to show initiative in job performance including anticipating what needs to be done before it becomes a necessity.
  • Must maintain composure and objectivity under pressure.
  • Must be effective in handling problems in the workplace including anticipating preventing identifying and solving problems as necessary.
  • Must have the ability to assimilate complex information data etc. from disparate sources and consider adjust or modify to meet the constraints of the particular need.
  • Must be effective at listening to understanding and clarifying the issues raised by co-workers and guests.
  • Must be able to work with and understand financial information and data and basic arithmetic functions. -
    • De preferencia con experiencia previa a nivel supervisor.
    • Experiencia m--nima de 5 a--os continuos en un puesto similar o un grado de Gastronom--a con al menos 1 a--o de experiencia continua en un hotel o en un campo similar.
    • Certificaci--n de manipulador de alimentos (debe cumplir con los requisitos estatales).
    • Debe ser capaz de comunicar informaci--n e ideas con claridad.
    • Debe ser capaz de evaluar y seleccionar los planes de acci--n alternos con rapidez y precisi--n.
    • Debe saber trabajar en situaciones estresantes con alto nivel de presi--n.
    • Debe ser capaz de demostrar iniciativa en la realizaci--n del trabajo que incluye anticiparse a las actividades a realizar antes de que se vuelvan necesidades.
    • Debe mantener la compostura y la objetividad bajo presi--n.
    • Debe ser eficiente en el manejo de problemas en el lugar de trabajo que incluye anticiparse prevenir identificar y resolver los problemas que surjan.
    • Debe ser capaz de procesar informaci--n y datos complejos de distintas fuentes as-- como considerar ajustar o modificar lo necesario para cumplir con las limitantes que imponga una situaci--n particular.
    • Debe ser atento comprensivo y receptivo a las situaciones que expongan sus colaboradores y hu--spedes.
    • Debe ser capaz de trabajar y entender informaci--n y datos de tipo financiero adem--s de realizar operaciones aritm--ticas b--sicas.RESPONSIBILITIES:
      • Approach all encounters with guests and employees in a friendly service oriented manner.
      • Maintain regular attendance in compliance with Aimbridge Hospitality standards as required by scheduling which will vary according to the needs of the hotel.
      • Maintain high standards of personal appearance and grooming which include wearing the proper uniform and nametag when working (per brand standards).
      • Comply at all times with Aimbridge Hospitality standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient hotel operations.
      • Comply with certification requirements as applicable to position to include Food Handlers Safety etc.
      • Maintain friendly and warm demeanor at all times.
      • Have thorough working knowledge of menus and the preparation required to produce the product according to
      • Aimbridge Hospitality standards.
      • Ensure the completion of necessary food and station preparations prior to open of the Restaurant/Dining Outlet Cafe -and Room Service in order to ensure that guests are served promptly and efficiently during operating hours.
      • Assist and supervise on kitchen line during operating hours to maintain the highest standards of efficiency productivity and quality; be able to support any position in the kitchen that is in need of help.
      • Supervise and assist in the food preparation for Banquets as required following specifications of Banquet Event Orders; Ensure banquet items are completed on time and check with Banquet Manager or Supervisor for time cover count or any other changes.
      • Supervise the preparation of food for the Employee Cafeteria as necessary.
      • Ensure that all food is prepared following Aimbridge Hospitality standard recipes.
      • Maintain the 'Clean as You Go' policy. Be responsible for maintaining the sanitation and cleaning schedules of the kitchen. Keep all storage areas neat orderly and clean.
      • Supervise and assist with the break down of buffets and kitchen line ensuring proper storage of food and equipment at the end of each meal period.
      • Ensure that all employees practice safe work habits at all times to avoid possible injury to self or other employees.
      • Enforce all hotel policies and house rules.
      • Be familiar with the hotel's emergency procedures.
      • Ensure that employees are at all times attentive friendly helpful and courteous to all guests managers and all other employees.
      • Aid in the security of food items; ensure the meat locker storeroom and walk-ins are locked when not in use.
      • Ensure that the Employee Break room is kept neat orderly and clean.
      • Maintain the high food quality standards in the kitchen and find ways to improve upon them.
      • Maintain cleanliness and organization of all storage areas.
      • Assist in training staff in the operation and maintenance of all kitchen equipment.
      • Attend meetings as required by management.
      • Perform any other duties as requested by management. - -
        • Demostrar un comportamiento amistoso y servicial en todas las interacciones que tenga con los empleados y los hu--spedes.
        • Asistir al trabajo seg--n lo indicado en las normas de Aimbridge Hospitality de acuerdo con los horarios que ser--n distintos en funci--n de las necesidades que tenga el hotel.
        • Mantener una excelente presentaci--n y alto nivel de higiene que incluye el uso del uniforme y el gafete correspondientes en el lugar de trabajo (conforme a las normas de la marca).
        • Cumplir en todo momento con las normas y el reglamento de Aimbridge Hospitality para contribuir a mantener un alto nivel de seguridad y eficiencia en las operaciones del hotel.
        • Satisfacer los requisitos de certificaci--n correspondientes al puesto incluidos los de Manipuladores de Alimentos Seguridad etc.
        • Demostrar un comportamiento amigable y c--lido en todo momento.
        • Tener un amplio conocimiento pr--ctico en cartas de alimentos y la preparaci--n necesaria para elaborar productos acordes a las
        • Normas de Aimbridge Hospitality.
        • Garantizar la correcta preparaci--n de los alimentos necesarios y los preparativos de estaci--n antes de abrir el restaurante / comedor cafeter--a y servicio a cuarto para poder ofrecer a los hu--spedes una atenci--n eficiente y r--pida durante el horario de servicio.
        • Asistir y supervisar la l--nea de producci--n en la cocina durante el horario de servicio para mantener las m--s altas normas de eficiencia productividad y calidad adem--s de poder ayudar a cualquier empleado de cocina que necesite ayuda.
        • Supervisar y ayudar en la elaboraci--n de alimentos para banquetes seg--n sea necesario en apego a las especificaciones de las solicitudes de eventos de banquetes. Asegurarse de que los productos destinados a servirse en los -Just 2 blocks from Midway Airport and 8 miles from downtown Chicago, Marriott Midway offers a free airport shuttle, a fitness center and a Starbucks in the lobby. Public Wi-Fi is free. -Guest rooms at Chicago Marriott Midway feature a 32-inch cable LCD TV with HBO, and a work desk. Free Bath and Body Works amenities are in each bathroom.Dempsey's restaurant serves American cuisine for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and is available for room service. A TGI Friday's, open for lunch and dinner, is also on site. -Free access is provided to the Chicago Marriot's indoor pool, which also has a whirlpool.As the global leader in third-party hotel management, our growing portfolio represents over 1,550 hotels in 49 states and 22 countries, from top international lodging brands to luxury hotels, destination resorts and lifestyle hotels. Our associates around the globe are passionate about serving our guests and driving exceptional results, and thrive in a culture where everyone is inspired to be the best. Join a world of possibility with Aimbridge Hospitality.After an initial waiting period, those hired into full time positions are eligible for a competitive benefits package that includes the following:
        • Now offering Daily Pay! Ask your Recruiter for more details
        • Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
        • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Income
        • Term Life and AD&D Insurance
        • Paid Time Off
        • Employee Assistance Program
        • 401k Retirement Plan

Keywords: Aimbridge Hospitality, Chicago , Cook II, Hospitality & Tourism , Chicago, Illinois

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