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Kitchen - Cook

posted October 3, 2019

Hyatt House Naples/5th Avenue
Naples, FL
755360 l

About This Job

The Cook is responsible for assisting with the smooth and efficient operation of the Kitchen to the standard required by the Hotel.




Summary of Responsibilities: 

Reporting to the Executive Chef, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:


  • Ensures that sufficient mise-en-place is prepared prior to service.

  • Ensures that all food items prepared adhere to the standards of the Hotel.

  • Reports any spoilage to the Chef de Partie and/or Executive Chef

  • Ensures that the preparation area is kept clean and tidy at all times.

  • Prepares orders for the Restaurant and Room Service as quickly as possible.

  • Reports any irregularities immediately to the Chef de Partie and/or Executive Chef.

  • Keeps all "left-overs" properly secured or use them according to the Executive Chef's specifications.

  • Checks the rotation of items for service.

  • Works closely with all food handlers.

  • Keeps all wastage to a minimum.

  • Reports shortage of china and food items immediately.

  • Ensures that all machines and knives are used in a safe and hygienic manner at all times.

  • Carries out any other duties as may be assigned. Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service




  • Previous cooking experience required
  • Culinary degree from an Accredited institution is an asset
  • Experience in a full service hotel with comparable service and standards an asset
  • Must exhibit a passion for food, desire to achieve perfection.
  • Current First Aid and Serve Safe training an asset.
  • Work well under pressure, adapt to change and perform with a high level of energy at all times.
  • Readily accept and achieve the objectives of all other job duties as assigned    
  • Ability to operate, clean and maintain all equipment required in job function.
  • Ability to work flexible hours and days.
  • Ability to perform job functions with attention to detail, speed and accuracy.

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to): 

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift
  • Frequent lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs
  • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling
  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

About This Employer

Hyatt House Naples/5th Avenue

1345 5th Avenue South
Naples, FL 34012

(239) 775-1000

183 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

At Hyatt House Naples / 5th Avenue you’ll enjoy resort-like amenities and conveniences. Relax in your spacious room, lounge by the pool, or stroll to nearby 5th Avenue shopping; it’s up to you during your perfect island getaway at our extended stay Naples hotel in the heart of it all.

  • Free Breakfast
  • Omelet Bar
  • H Market
  • Latitude 26
  • Onsite watersports activity rentals
  • 24-hour Workout Room
  • Outdoor fire pit