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 Line Cook will work with the Executive Chef and the culinary team to create an extraordinary dining experience for Outlets and Banquets areas that exceeds our guests' expectations. The Line Cook will prepare menu items in a timely and consistent manner while adhering to health codes, hotel and LHW standards.
To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Prepare required entrees and food items while demonstrating great work ethics, pride and creativity Take precautions to prevent food spoilage or loss of productMaintain knowledge of daily and special menu items and recipesFollow directions and recipes to maintain consistency in taste and presentationFocus on presentation and taste, according to LHW and Hotel Granduca standardsEnsure all training of food preparations, hygiene and grooming standards are understood and followedCommunicate with servers to accommodate special requests and ensure timely delivery of foodCheck food storage areas and refrigerators for cleanliness and proper functioning and report any discrepancies or malfunction to managerEnsure that all food items are prepared according to hotel and sanitation standards and guidelinesEnsure constant rotation of all food items and monitor expiration datesMaintain a clean, tidy and organized work areaPay attention to detail during preparation and presentation of finished productEnsure compliance of all OSHA, health, Federal and State regulationsActively participate in all training activities and meetingsMaintain proper hygiene and hotel's Standards of AppearancePractice the Core Values and 3 Steps of ServiceAdhere to SOP's and handbook policiesMaintain a professional and cordial demeanor that exemplifies the standards and culture of Hotel GranducaPerform other duties as assigned
High school diploma Related college coursework preferredMinimum one year related experience in a luxury or full-service hotelServSafe or Food Handler's certificate requiredExperience in baking, broiling, frying, steaming, braising and sautéingMust be familiar with different garnishes for attractive presentationAbility to withstand hot and cold temperaturesDemonstrate excellent command of English, verbal and writtenAbility to read and understand verbal and written instructionsBilingual - English/ Spanish - preferredMust be able to push, carry up to 50 poundsMust possess a calm, cordial and professional demeanorExcellent interpersonal skills and attention to detail and presentationAbility to multi-task and remain calm during busy timesExcellent time management and organizational skillsAbility to stand, bend, lift, stretch, reach, use hands, for long periodsAbility to taste and smell, see and hearMust be able to work any shift - AM, PM, weekends and holidays
Hotel Granduca is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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.