Preparation cook is a member of the Food & Beverage Team. S/he prepares and stores food for the hotel restaurant and banquets following IHR's Standard Operating Procedures and Food Safety procedures to ensure consistent quality . The Preparation Cook is required to work well in a team environment and enjoy serving customers in a positive, friendly manner.
Interstate is an EEO/AA/M/F/D/V employer.
This position may work 1st or 2nd shift depending on business needs. This is a full time position.
The Prep Cook prepares and stores food for the hotel restaurant and banquets following IHR's Standard Operating Procedures and Food Safety procedures to ensure consistent quality . The prep cook's role is to assist in the preparation of meals by chopping vegetables, making salads, and putting together entrees. Other tasks could include, but not limited to: ensuring that food is stored properly, performing kitchen maintenance tasks such as emptying the trash and washing dishes, and testing the temperature of food at specified intervals. Follow safety and sanitation guidelines for immediate work area and entire operation, setup of line for service, and ensure proper food portions and recipe adherence.
The completely renovated hotel is located just two miles from General Mitchell International Airport, and is only eight miles from downtown Milwaukee and the Midwest Express Convention Center.
- Culinary degree or certification preferred
- Previous experience in a similar position preferred
- Banquet/hotel experience is highly desired.
- Knowledge of kitchen equipment, tools, and utensils highly desired
- Candidate will be required to have a flexible schedule which includes working weekends and holidays as business levels warrant.
- Must be detail oriented and manage time well.
- Must be able to work well in a team environment as well as independently
- Enjoys serving customers in a friendly and positive manner.
The five-story Crowne Plaza offers 194 guest rooms and a variety of amenities, including a 24-hour fitness center, business center, airport shuttle, restaurant and lounge. The fifth-floor features the Executive Club floor with its own lounge.
The hotel features the Crowne Plaza Sleep Advantage program, which encompasses the entire sleep experience, from training staff on how to create and maintain a restful environment to providing innovative products and services. Program components include new bedding, guaranteed wake-up calls, designated quiet zones, night lights, drape clips, sleep CDs, sleep tips and amenities such as eye masks, ear plugs and lavender spray.
The Crowne Plaza offers over 29,000 square feet of exceptional meeting and banquet space including three ballrooms over 4,000 square feet each, two additional ballrooms over 2,000 square feet each, and a 150-seat amphitheatre. Also consistent with the Crowne Plaza brand, the hotel will offer a comprehensive meetings package to ensure a seamless planning process and exceptional meeting experience consisting of three key components: a Two-Hour Response Guarantee, Crowne Meetings Director and a Daily Meetings Debrief.
Division : Cook
Division : Cook - Prep
Facility : Crowne Plaza - Milwaukee Airport, WI
Category : Hospitality
Interstate Hotels & Resorts - 22 months ago