Hotel Granduca Austin is the second jewel in the Granduca Hotels Group. The luxurious nine-story hotel sits majestically atop the breathtaking hillside on Bee Caves Road and Loop 360 in beautiful Westlake, just minutes from downtown Austin.Enjoy our 194 beautifully designed guest rooms and suites, six state-of-the-art meeting rooms, as well as the main ballroom with seating for 220 guests, that leads to a beautiful open-air courtyard. This exquisite luxury hotel is the only hotel in Austin to receive the prestigious Leading Hotels of the World designation.Experience the architecture and decor reminiscent of a private Italian villa that offers a stunning view of the world below. Hotel Granduca Austin provides the perfect destination for meetings, special occasions, weddings or a memorable vacation.Visconti Ristorante & Bar offers a unique and unsurpassed dining experience with its Northern Italian fine cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
The part-time Banquet Cook will assist in creating an extraordinary dining experience for all events and bnquet functions, under the guidance of the Executive Chef and Banquet Chef. The Cook will prepare food items for guests using quality ingredients in a timely and consistent manner.
To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform, with or without reasonable accommodations, each essential job function. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
Assist with preparation and production of all food items as required for functions and eventsMonitor products daily to prevent food spoilageMaintain knowledge of all menu items and quantities to be prepared for specific eventsRead and understand BEO to ensure accuracy and timeliness of ordersMaintain a clean and sanitary work area and proper hygiene, while adhering to all OSHA and sanitation lawsAssist in other food production areas as requiredPractice the Hotel Core Values and 3 Steps of ServiceActively participate in all meetings and training activitiesCommunicate with Banquet and Catering department and Executive Chef to ensure flawless execution of eventMaintain a professional and neat appearance according to Hotel Granduca Standard of Appearance policyMaintain a pleasant and cordial demeanor towards guests and team membersPerform other duties as assigned
Minimum high school diploma or equivalentAt least 2 years' related experience in a full service or luxury hotelValid Food Handlers'/ServeSafe Certificate requiredExcellent command of English, verbal and written Bilingual - English/Spanish - preferredAbility to understand written and verbal instructionsAbility to maintain a calm and professional demeanor during busy timesExcellent organizational and interpersonal skills and ability to multi-taskMust be able to work any shift as required, including evenings, weekends and holidays
Hotel Granduca is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.
Located on Loop 360, just north of Bee Caves Road, the hotel is purposefully located a few minutes from downtown to offer quiet sophistication and elegance, in the magnificent, highly visible and accessible Westlake area.
Offering 194 luxurious rooms and suites, Granduca Austin will offer accomodations from 500 square feet all the way to 1400-square-feet. All rooms will feature complimentary wireless Internet as well as flat screen LED HDTVs. Just as Granduca Houston, the hotel will feature Tuscan-inspired décor with original Italian art and fine linens.