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posted September 20, 2017

Hotel Indigo Tuscaloosa Downtown
Tuscaloosa, AL
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About This Job

You bring the dishes that the chef creates to life. The chef relies on you to “get it right” and you take pride in making it happen. The bustle and sometimes intensity of the kitchen energizes you. You understand the importance of staying within budget and know exactly how much to prep. You also understand that cleanliness in the kitchen and safe food handling is key. The kitchen team is tight and you’re a valued player. And as a motivated active listener, you’re well positioned to learn all things culinary. If you’re ready to take your culinary passion to the next level, consider an opportunity as Cook with Interstate.

As a Cook, you will

  • Carefully and safely prepare food according to chef direction and as ordered by the server, taking care to portion correctly and present appealingly.
  • Ensure food safety by dating and rotating food containers, safely storing perishables, and maintaining a sanitary work environment.
  • Check pars for shift use, ensuring that correct amounts are pulled for prep and noting items that need replenishment.
  • Do your part to stay within budget by taking steps to control food waste, loss and usage.

Fundamentals

A high school education or equivalent education is helpful, with a minimum of one-year food service or related experience required. The ability to operate, maintain and properly clean culinary equipment is expected. This position requires full mobility and the ability to lifting, carrying and pulling up to 40 pounds.

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About This Employer

Hotel Indigo Tuscaloosa Downtown

111 Greensboro Avenue

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Telephone (205) 469-1660

91 Room Hotel

www.ihg.com

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Our Hotel

This hotel has approximately 680-880 square feet of executive meeting space, a fitness center, a business center and a 2,500-square-foot outdoor terrace with bar service and innovative light fare. There are views of the Black Warrior River and the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater.

The Hotel Indigo is the third hotel completed in downtown Tuscaloosa within an approximately 18-month span.