DohaPosting Date Jun 08, 2019Job Number 19078370Job Category Food and Beverage & CulinaryLocation The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa, Salwa Road, Doha, Qatar, Qatar VIEW ON MAPBrand Westin Hotels & ResortsSchedule Full-
timeRelocation? NoPosition Type ManagementStart Your Journey With UsAt Westin, we are committed to empowering the well-being of our guests by providing a refreshing environment, thoughtful amenities, and revitalizing programming to help ensure that they leave feeling better than when they arrived.
We recognize that travel can be disruptive to our guests’ well-being, and we’re energized to assist as partners in helping them maintain control and soaring above it all while on the road.
Everything we do is designed to help guests be at their best, and they appreciate our supportive attitude, anticipatory service and extensive knowledge on how to best assist them throughout their stay.
We are looking for dynamic people who are excited to join the team and ready to jump into any situation to give a helping hand.
If you’re someone who has is positive, adaptable and intuitive, and has a genuine interest in the well-being of others around you, we invite you to discover how at Westin, together we can rise.
JOB SUMMARYAccountable for the quality, consistency and production of the restaurant kitchen. Exhibits culinary talents by personally performing tasks while leading the staff and managing all food related functions.
Coordinates menus, purchasing, staffing and food preparation for the property's restaurant. Works with team to improve guest and employee satisfaction while maintaining the operating budget.
2 years experience in the culinary, food and beverage, or related professional area.CORE WORK ACTIVITIESEnsuring Culinary Standards and Responsibilities are Met for RestaurantDevelops, designs, or creates new applications, ideas, relationships, systems, or products, including artistic contributions for restaurant.
Supervises restaurant kitchen shift operations and ensures compliance with all Food & Beverage policies, standards and procedures.
Maintains food preparation handling and correct storage standards.Recognizes superior quality products, presentations and flavor.
Plans and manages food quantities and plating requirements for the restaurant.Communications production needs to key personnel.
Assists in developing daily and seasonal menu items for the restaurant.Ensures compliance with all applicable laws and regulations regulations.
Follows proper handling and right temperature of all food products.Estimates daily restaurant production needs.Prepares and cooks foods of all types, either on a regular basis or for special guests or functions.
Checks the quality of raw and cooked food products to ensure that standards are met.Determines how food should be presented and creates decorative food displays.
advocates sound financial / business decision making; demonstrates honesty / integrity; leads by example.Leads shift teams while personally preparing food items and executing requests based on required specifications.
Supervises and manages restaurant kitchen employees. Managing all day-to-day operations. Understanding employee positions well enough to perform duties in employees' absence.
Encourages and builds mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members.Serving as a role model to demonstrate appropriate behaviors.
Ensuring and maintaining the productivity level of employees.Ensures employees are cross-trained to support successful daily operations.
Ensures employees understand expectations and parameters.Establishes and maintains open, collaborative relationships with employees and ensures employees do the same within the team.
Establishing and Maintaining Restaurant Kitchen GoalsSets and supports achievement of kitchen goals including performance goals, budget goals, team goals, etc.
Developing specific guidance and plans to prioritize, organize, and accomplish daily kitchen operations work.Understands the impact of kitchen operation on the overall property financial goals and objectives and manages to achieve or exceed budgeted goals.
Effectively investigates, reports and follows-up on employee accidents.Knows and implements company safety standards.Ensuring Exceptional Customer ServiceProvides services that are above and beyond for customer satisfaction and retention.
Manages day-to-day operations, ensuring the quality, standards and meeting the expectations of the customers on a daily basis.
Improves service by communicating and assisting individuals to understand guest needs, providing guidance, feedback, and individual coaching when needed.
Sets a positive example for guest relations.Emphasizes guest satisfaction during all departmental meetings and focuses on continuous improvement.
Empowers employees to provide excellent customer service.Handles guest problems and complaints.Interacts with guests to obtain feedback on product quality and service levels.
Managing and Conducting Human Resource ActivitiesIdentifies the developmental needs of others and coaching, mentoring, or otherwise helping others to improve their knowledge or skills.
Participates in training restaurant staff on menu items including ingredients, preparation methods and unique tastes.Manages employee progressive discipline procedures.
Participates in the employee performance appraisal process, providing feedback as needed.Uses all available on the job training tools for employees.
Assists as needed in the interviewing and hiring of employee team members with appropriate skills.Additional ResponsibilitiesProvides information to supervisors, co-
workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.Analyzes information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.
Attends and participates in all pertinent meetings.Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture.
Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.