Commis Chef at Crowne Plaza Plymouth

at Valor Hospitality Europe (view profile)
Location Plymouth, Devon, England
Date Posted September 12, 2017
Category Commis Chef
Job Type Full-time
Area England
County Devon

Description

Commis Chef

Competitve Salary and Benefits

Crowne Plaza Plymouth, Armada Way, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 2HJ

Hotel Description:

The Crowne Plaza Plymouth has recently completed an extensive multi million pound refurbishment, and joined the Crowne Plaza family in May 2017. The hotel is located in the city centre on Plymouth's historic Hoe, with panoramic views across Plymouth Sound. The works carried out transformed our former restaurant into the new Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill, the area’s leading restaurant. Our 211 newly refurbished bedrooms, the contemporary Drakes Restaurant & Bar, our Club Moativation Health and Fitness Club combined with some of the largest banqueting suites in the south west makes us ideal for progressing your career or joining the industry for the first time.

In this role you will be working for Valor Hospitality Europe which is part of a leading US hotel management company with over 17 properties in the UK operating a number of recognised worldwide brands and exciting expansion plans to add more hotels in the UK and Europe.

Main Duties:

The Commis Chef role involves a range of duties including: preparing and presenting dishes to a set specification under the guidance of an experienced kitchen team whilst ensuring our guests receive efficient service and high quality dishes. The Commis chef will learn about dishes for a variety of dining areas including the restaurant, room service, conferences, banqueting and weddings.

Key Personal Attributes

To join the Valor team we need individuals who are caring and take pride in all that they do. Who are personable, reliable, inspirational, driven and enthusiastic by nature.

Key Performance Behavioural Indicators

The key performance behavioural requirements of the Commis Chef role include:

• Acquiring skills and knowledge relating to the job role.
• Providing clear and timely information to internal and external contacts.
• Anticipating potential problems and solutions within the planning process.
• Promoting effective relationships with individuals and other departments.
• Showing a sense of urgency on behalf of customers and actions requests quickly.
• Striving for excellence by paying attention to important detail.
• Demonstrating a systematic approach to organisation and administration.
• Ensuring promises are kept by following through on requests

Previous experience

The successful applicant should have a good general education, food hygiene awareness, previous experience within a hotel or hospitality related role with a willingness to learn and be able to work flexible hours on any day of the week.

Benefits Package:

In return we offer a very competitive salary and excellent benefits package including the opportunity to achieve NVQ/SNVQ qualifications and the use of hotel leisure facilities, uniform and meals on duty.

Hotel Description:

• Valor Hospitality Europe will establish itself as a respected, successful and dynamic management company, known for having highly engaged people, delivering great levels of hospitality with commercial expertise second to none.
• Please visit http://www.valorhospitalityeuropejobs.com to learn more about our existing hotels, other exciting job opportunities and our company.