Cook 1

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Fairmont Pacific Rim

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Job description

 

 

Do you want to…

  • Work for the #1 city hotel in Canada,
  • Be part of an extraordinary team,
  • Elevate your career with a global luxury brand offering extensive development opportunities,
  • Utilize global perks and privileges and enjoy a competitive wage?
Then you might be our next Cook 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 Cook I, the care you devote to all aspects of food preparation will result in the creation of truly spectacular fare. 
 
Hotel Overview:
At the ocean's edge a modern oasis, the Fairmont Pacific Rim is the most remarkable address in the city with its breathtaking harbour views, luxurious accommodation, rave-worthy cuisine and warm hospitality.  Discover Fairmont Pacific Rim - and discover Vancouver as part of our rockstar team.  
 
Summary of Responsibilities:
 
Reporting to the Sous Chef, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following: 
 

Ensuring high quality and consistency of food preparation and presentation as per Fairmont minimum standards

 

  • Act as a role model to junior staff members by maintaining a professional work ethic and displaying sound cooking skills
  • Strive to advance his/her knowledge, skills and abilities and consistently share these with others
  • Maintain proper rotation of product in all chillers to minimize wastage/spoilage
  • Ensure storeroom requisitions are accurate
  • Have full knowledge of all menu items, daily features and promotions
  • Ensure the cleanliness and maintenance of all work areas, utensils, and equipment and the minimization of wastage
  • Actively participate and promote the Fairmont Pacific Rim’s environmental program and department specific initiatives in working towards sustainable operations
  • Be health & safety conscious and actively involved in maintaining a safe work environment
  • Upholds the highest standard of internal and external customer service by demonstrating
  • Fairmont Service Essentials and applying 5 Diamond Service Standards at all times
  • Other duties as assigned    

QUALIFICIATIONS:

● Minimum of four years cooking experience in a similar high volume environment is required● Completion of culinary Journeyman papers is required● Must show enthusiasm, have high energy levels and be self motivated● Must be a team player● Must enjoy a fast paced environment● Must have proven time management and organizational skills● Experience in a 4 or 5 star international large hotel or restaurant or a similar standard is an asset● BC Food Safe Certification is required

 

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:

● Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining canadian work authorization.

 

APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!

 

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS

At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

               

Requirements

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Job type
Fulltime job
Location
Central, Vancouver, Canada
Department
Other
Starting in
As soon as possible

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