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Executive Chef

Company: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Orlando at SeaWorld
Location: Winter Park
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES


- Know all emergency procedures (fire; sever weather, bomb threats, guest accidents/illness, etc.).
- Train all employees in the kitchen to perform their job duties to the best of their abilities
- Schedule, evaluate and direct all personnel
- Ensure all food served is of high quality, properly prepared according to recipe and is expedited to all outlets in a smooth and efficient manner. Including working line during peak times
- Supervise entire kitchen staff, including the employee cafeteria. Also, all utility and sanitation employees; and to provide supervisory guidance, aid and counsel for all kitchen employees
- Ensure that all banquets are prepared and serviced; timing, proportioning and quality are most important. Ensure that proper communication takes place between banquets and the kitchen
- Ensure sanitation standards are maintained in all areas, i.e., walk-ins, freezers, kitchen property and equipment
- Responsible for the review and accomplishment of cost goals in the area of food cost, kitchen labor and related expenses
- Learn, understand and refer to the applicable Franchise and management company's Standard Operating Procedures
- Communicate expectations daily with Sous Chefs to ensure smooth continues operation
- Ensure that prescribed cleaning schedules are followed and maintained at all times

-Take immediate action on problems that are encountered in the kitchen
- Participate in staff and department meetings and the property M.O.D. Program
- Assist in the establishment of goals, standards and objectives that will further the prestige and reputation of the organization, as well as result in more profitable operation
- Provide employees with tools and equipment they need to do their jobs
- Maintain all use records, roast meat charts, recipe cards, etc., at all times
- Prepare recipe cards and picture presentation of all menu items
- Ensure payroll hours are submitted to the Human Resources Department
- Submit banquet summary sheet to the Accounting Department on a timely basis
- Be aware and knowledgeable of all areas, including front line, banquets productions and plating
- Assure that sufficient supplies of necessary services equipment are available and maintained at all times
- Ensure employee cafeteria is maintained in a sanitary condition at all times
- Ensure proper staffing of the entire kitchen for adequate coverage while labor costs are controlled
- Physically taste each steamed item, soup, sauce, salad dressing, vegetable, etc., to assure maximum quality and consistency. This must be done for all meal periods
- Ensure that adequate preparation is done for all meal periods while avoiding waste through preparation
- Ensure that approved recipes are followed at all times without deviation
- Ensure that standards pertaining to storage, rotation, production, portions, quality and appearance are followed at all times
- Communicate any problem areas with recommended alternatives to the Director of Culinary and Guest Experience for discussion and possible solution
- Understand budget applications and conform to the budget requirements
- React to problem areas where budget discrepancies exist
- Interview and hire new personnel when needed
- Review and approve all reviews, hires, transfers, warning notices, counseling session and termination records
- Evaluate staff performance on a 90 day and annual basis
- Conduct his/her self to reflect the high standards of professionalism within the organization and hotel
- Responsible for developing performance standards, procedures and rules used to ensure safe work habits. Regularly review safety procedures with employees and correct and hazards

-Must be flexible enough to work any shifts including evenings, weekends and holidays


-A minimum of 4 year degree from an accredited university in Culinary or related major or 4 years experience as an Executive Chef or a combination of both experience and education Required
Preferred
Job Industries
  • Hotel & Hospitality

Keywords: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Orlando at SeaWorld, Orlando , Executive Chef, Other , Winter Park, Florida

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