Line Cook

Hotel:
Des Moines Embassy Suites

Job Description

About Us

Atrium Hospitality is now one of the largest hotel management companies in the United States and we're still growing. As a result of our growth, we are always looking for great talent to join our organization. As owners and managers, we are responsible for the positive experiences of our guests and associates, and we strive to bring to life a culture that promotes the six simple values that drive our business:

Service: We deliver the best guest experience possible. We are a home away from home for our guests, and we are charged with making them feel safe and welcome.

Perseverance: We will be better today than we were yesterday.

Inclusion: We are committed to the equitable treatment of all associates as well as equal access to opportunities and resources for all, at every level of the organization.

Respect: We treat others the way we would like to be treated.

Innovation: Let's Get Creative. Sharing suggestions- big or small -with your direct supervisor and/or property General Manager for how Atrium Hospitality can be even better.

Teamwork: Our associates are our family, and we provide them with the resources and support needed to produce the best work environment possible.

Associate Reduced Room Rates, Employee Meal Program, Free Parking, and Daily Pay.

Starting rate: $17.00, Experienced rate: $17.85.

Full-Time Associates are also eligible for employer-sponsored health insurance, dental insurance, and vision insurance; life insurance; short-term/long-term disability insurance; tuition reimbursement; paid time off.

In addition to competitive compensation packages, Atrium Hospitality offers daily pay plus competitive benefits packages; 401k, tuition reimbursement, as well as discounted rates at any of our hotels for associates, their immediate family members, and friends. Our associates and leaders are driven every day to make Atrium Hospitality a great place to work and prosper.

Come grow with us!

Work Performed:

The Culinary Associate will be tasked with the following duties, responsibilities, and assignments:

  • Maintain complete knowledge of and comply with all departmental policies/service procedures/ standards;
  • Prepare and cook food items for line and banquet consumption using standardized food techniques ;
  • Expedite the line during serving periods as needed ensuring food quality and presentation;
  • Assist in the coordination of opening and closing as well as all line prep duties ;
  • Stock all food stations and prepare all food for next shift as required;
  • Operate, maintain and properly clean kitchen equipment ;
  • Maintain sanitary regulations of food temperatures and rotating products ;
  • Complete regular sanitization/disinfection of all kitchen and food and beverage wo r k areas to include flooring, storerooms, prep areas, buffets, dining tables and equipment ;
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of menus, recipes, food preparation and presentation;
  • Operate dish machine and three compartment sinks ;
  • Separate and remove trash and garbage and place it in designated containers
  • Coordinates all receiving and storing of products;
  • Follow all company safety and security policies and procedures, including reporting accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to management; and
  • Any and all other work as required to complete the primary purpose of the position.


Qualifications:

Required Prior Experience:

Prior customer service experience

Preferred Prior Experience:

Prior related culinary experience

Preferred Education:

High School Diploma or equivalent preferred

Required Licenses/ Certification:

Food Safety certificate or complete training during initial 6 0 days.

Physical:

Ability to lift, pull and push up to 50 lbs occasionally and 15lbs regularly ; Ability to bend and squat repeatedly; Ability to walk and stand for duration of scheduled shift

Other:

F lexible to working days, early mornings, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays

In addition to competitive compensation packages, Atrium Hospitality offers competitive benefits packages; 401k; tuition reimbursement; commissions for referred and booked hotel business; as well as discounted rates at any of our hotels for associates, their immediate family members and friends. Our associates and leaders are driven everyday to make Atrium Hospitality a great place to work and grow. Come grow with us!

EOE, including disability/vets

Empleador con igualdad de oportunidades, incluidos personas con discapacidad y veteranos