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Butcher Commis

posted February 12, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka
Lusaka, Zambia
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657076 l

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Description

A Butcher is responsible for ensuring all meats and fish are prepared to the highest quality to deliver an excellent Guest and Member experience while training staff and controlling costs.



What will I be doing?

As a Butcher, you are responsible for ensuring all meats and fish are prepared to the highest quality to deliver an excellent Guest and Member experience. A Butcher will also be required train staff and control costs. Specifically, you will be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Prepare all meats and fish to the highest quality and within company guidelines
  • Ensure effective food storage and stock rotation
  • Report any food spoilage/wastage to the Head Chef
  • Keep all working areas clean and tidy and ensure no cross contamination
  • Assist in positive outcomes from guest queries in a timely and efficient manner
  • Establish and monitor portion sizes for cuts of meat and fish
  • Responsible for controlling costs without compromising standards, improving gross profit margins and other departmental and financial targets
  • Assist other departments and maintain good working relationships
  • Responsible for complying with and training Health and Safety and Food Safety standards and legislation
  • Comply with hotel security and fire regulations
  • Report maintenance, hygiene and hazard issues
  • Be environmentally aware

Requirements

What are we looking for?

A Butcher serving Hilton brands is always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow:

  • Achieved Intermediate Food Hygiene Certificate
  • Positive attitude
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work on own or in teams
  • Relevant qualifications
  • Previous kitchen or butchery experience

It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

  • Previous kitchen experience in similar role
  • Advanced food hygiene
  • Knowledge of current market trends


What will it be like to work for Hilton?


Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!








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About This Employer

Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka

Cairo Road and Cha Cha Cha Road
Lusaka
Zambia

+260-0211-324777

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At A Glance

Welcome to Hilton Garden Inn Lusaka Society Business Park, located in the city center. Our hotel is just a few minutes' walk from multiple corporate offices and banks including the Bank of Zambia. As part of a mixed-use business park, you'll enjoy proximity to numerous restaurants, shops and offices. We are only 35 minutes southwest of Kenneth Kaunda International Airport. Other nearby businesses include COMESA, Levy Junction Business Park, Standard Chartered Bank and ZANACO.

Start the morning with a delicious buffet breakfast at the Garden Grille, our 24-hour restaurant. For something a little different, be sure to visit our on-site restaurant or the Garden Bar & Lounge. We also have Evening Room Service and a 24-hour Pavilion Pantry® for refreshments. Our fitness room features Precor equipment. Take a dip in our outdoor swimming pool. For your business needs, we also have meeting rooms available and a 24-hour Business Center.

  • Business hotel located in the city center
  • Complimentary modern A/V equipment in meeting rooms
  • Designated car parking
  • Complimentary WiFi throughout the hotel and on the airport shuttle
  • Iconic 20-story building