Commis Full-time Job

6 days ago   Tourism & Hospitaltity   Abu Dhabi   40 views Reference: 14272
Job Details

Main Duties/Description

To prepare and cook food according to standard procedures, recipe cards, photographs and given instructions.

To help the Chef De Partie/Demi Chef De Partie/Commis I to establish standard recipes and ensure the compliance with them.

Constantly inspect taste, temperature and visual appeal, make sure that all dishes are uniform and that established portion sizes are adhered to.

To participate in product development and in controlling the smooth operation of the kitchen.

To ensure food quality, food taste, food presentation and food requisition.

To have a good knowledge of cuisines to carry out the duties and responsibilities for the position in an efficient and productive manner.

To be able to manage a shift.

To ensure proper sanitation procedures are followed and the kitchen is always clean, neat and tidy.

To assist the Chef’s in the day-to-day operation of the kitchen and to help maintain a high Standard of food preparation.

To have full knowledge of Four Seasons Food Standards.

To ensure all equipment is in full working order.

To ensure an adequate supply of all products prepared on a timely basis.

To do requisition of all items needed for the following day from the food storeroom, non-food storeroom and stewarding department.

To prepare exciting and appealing room amenity when needed.

To demonstrate and maintain at all times a professional behavior and positive attitude.

To communicate regularly with the Restaurant Chef/Sous Chef to achieve an excellent rapport throughout the food production department.

To respond properly in any hotel emergency or safety situation.

To perform other tasks or projects as assigned by hotel management. This includes packaging design, procurement; marketing and merchandising of food products in conjunction with Restaurant Chef and Director of Food and Beverage.

To have a full working knowledge of halal food, service and preparation.

To execute Alternative Cuisine and Spa Cuisine.

To be certified in Food Service Sanitation as available and to implement protocols.

To work closely with all chefs in relation to the food.

Standard Duties

To provide a friendly and professional service that always exceeds guest’s expectation.

Assist in phone coverage with other departments.

Assist the department to upkeep relevant notice boards.

Prepare related paperwork for new hires.

Requires knowledge and the ability to operate computer equipment including word processing and spreadsheet software plus other systems (i.e. Opera, Windows, Bayan payroll and analysis reports etc).

To accept responsibility for the health safety and welfare of all areas of the department, guests and employees and to respond properly in any hotel emergency situation.

To safeguard guests and employees with knowledge and application of health and safety, accident prevention, fire drills and first aid.

To ensure you read the hotel's employee handbook and have an understanding of and adhere to the hotel's rules and regulations and in particular, the policies and procedures relating to Fire, Hygiene, Health and Safety.

To undertake other duties and responsibilities which, while outside the normal routine, will be within the overall scope of the position.

To report for duty punctually wearing the correct uniform/attire and name badge. To maintain a high standard of personal appearance and hygiene and adhere to the hotel and department personal appearance standards.

Wear hair restraint/hat, gloves, apron, jacket and closed toed shoes at all time while on duty.

To comply with local legislation as required.

To maintain good working relationships with your colleagues and all other departments through working by The Golden Rule.

To respond to any changes in the department as dictated by the needs of the industry, company or hotel.

To be flexible and extend job duties to carry out any other reasonable duties and responsibilities within the job capability as assigned, including redeployment to alternative departments/areas if required, to meet business demands and guest service needs.

To conduct and attend training sessions as outlined.

Perform other tasks or projects as assigned by the Restaurant Chef or Sous Chef.

Must be able to obtain any required food handling and/or sanitation certifications required by local or state agencies.

Company Description
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts opened its first hotel in 1961, and since that time has been dedicated to perfecting the travel experience through continual innovation and the highest standards of hospitality. Currently operating more than 120 hotels and resorts, and more than 50 residential properties in major city centers and resort destinations in 47 countries, and with more than 50 projects under planning or development, Four Seasons consistently ranks among the world's best hotels and most prestigious brands in reader polls, traveler reviews and industry awards.