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About us

As the world's largest family of luxury hotels, we all take great pride in being genuine ambassadors of InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts.

Shaped by decades of international know-how and local insights, our passion for luxury travel spans cultures and customs. Inspiring us to create warm and sophisticated experiences for those seeking a richer perspective on the world.

Each of our hotels cultivates a distinctive style and ambience where we embrace every opportunity to give our guests a personal and enriching experience.

Awarded the Great Place to Work certificate in 2020, InterContinental Genève is proud to offer an inclusive, supportive and stimulating work environment. Our diverse team is the secret to our success. We encourage each and every one to develop their potential through internal mobility opportunities, training and on-the-job learning.

Your day to day

Join us as our new Commis Chef:

Your main duties will be to:

  • Ensure the setup of his section and perform the first food preparation.
  • Prepare all food items for a la carte and/or buffet menus according to the hotel’s recipes and standards.
  • Have full knowledge of all menu items, daily features and promotions.
  • Maintain proper rotation of food products in all refrigerators to minimize waste/spoilage.
  • Ensure storeroom requisitions are accurate. Receive and store supplies.
  • Ensure the cleanliness and maintenance of all work areas, utensils, and equipment.
  • Follow kitchen policies, procedures and service standards.
  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverages.

What we need from you

With a degree in Culinary Arts, you have minimum 1 year of experience in a similar position within a hotel establishment of the same category (4- or 5-star) and/or in a luxury brasserie. You have a perfect knowledge of HACCP norms and hygiene standards.

You are fluent in French. Mastering English and another foreign language of one of our target markets (Germany, China, India, Italy, Middle East, Netherlands, Russia) is highly desirable.

Highly organized and focused, you are acknowledged for your rigor, reactivity and for your ability to work under pressure. You like working in a fast-paced environment and are autonomous and flexible. You aim to share your passion and knowledge with your guests and your colleagues and are willing to help when needed.

This position is opened to Swiss citizens and EU passport holders.

Diversity and inclusion are important to us: all applications are welcome.

What we offer

We’ll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits – including a great room discount and superb training.

Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care: that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve. Visit http://careers.ihg.com to find out more about us and apply or send us your application at career.gvaha@ihg.com.

Details

Job type
Full-time
Location
Geneva, Switzerland
Department
Other
Languages
English, French
Starting in
As soon as possible
Contract duration
Indefinite

InterContinental Geneva Hotel

This 5-star luxury hotel, newly redesigned by famous New York architect Chi offers amazing views of the Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in Europe, of Lake Geneva and Geneva City. It is a 3-minute walk from the Botanic Garden, United Nations and International Centre of Congress CICG and within a 5-minute drive from Palexpo Exhibition Centre and Luxury Shopping area. Free tram and eco-bus are available for hotel guests.

The spacious and elegant rooms at InterContinental Geneva have free WiFi, free tea and coffee making facilities, are air-conditioned and feature cable TV and a minibar.

Dining options include modern international cuisine and seasonal specialities served in the gourmet restaurant, which features a well-stocked wine cellar and a terrace.

At the bar Les Nations, guests can enjoy a wide range of drinks, listen to live piano music, and browse in books and magazines.

The 400 m² Spa by Clarins offers a complete set of beauty and massage treatments. A steam bath, a sauna and a hot tub are also available. The health and fitness centre is open 24 hours.

Cointrin Airport is 3 km away, and Cornavin Train Station is 2.5 km from the InterContinental. Guests benefit from free public transports in Geneva during their stay.

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