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Executive Chef

Posted May 19, 2021

Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown
Wilmington, DE
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About This Job

Who are we looking for?

  • A talented, creative, culinary Leader who will deliver and hold ambassadors accountable for providing consistent culinary tastes and positive guest service experiences.
  • A Leader with excellent communication, organizational & efficient time management skills, while also focusing on attention to the details.
  • This individual must be pleasant, professional & hospitable towards all guests & all hotel ambassadors at all times!
  • Must have the ability to work in a fast paced environment, sometimes under pressure, while remaining flexible and efficient
  • Must be available to work any shifts based on the business needs, including weekends & holidays.

What will you be doing?

  • Accountable for overall success of the daily culinary operations
  • Exhibit culinary talents by personally performing tasks while leading the team and managing all food related functions.
  • Working to continually improve guest and ambassador satisfaction while maximizing the financial performance in all areas of responsibility.
  • Supervise all culinary areas to ensure a consistent, high quality product is produced.
  • Responsible for guiding and developing ambassadors including direct reports.
  • Provides direction for all day-to-day operations. Provide guidance and direction to subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance.
  • Utilizes interpersonal and communication skills to lead, influence, and encourage others; advocates sound financial/business decision making; demonstrates honesty/integrity; leads by example.
  • Encourages and builds mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members.
  • Must ensure sanitation and food standards are achieved.
  • Plan and manage the production and presentation of quality food in a cost effective, safe manner.
  • Create and recommend menu changes to achieve guest satisfaction.
  • Articulates Company goals to the ambassadors. Demonstrate commitment to these goals through work ethic, integrity and respect for the Company and ambassadors. Unites associates in a common commitment to achieve and exceed these goals. 
  • Works closely with management throughout the hotel and the Company.
  • Be knowledgeable about our Indigenous offerings
  • Be “In the Know” of hotel services & in-house events.
  • Comply with all guest service basics such as uniforms, name tags and proper guest greeting
  • Ensure all communication containing Company, hotel, or brand is consistent with privacy policies, practices and regulations
  • Practice safe work habits and comply with sanitary, safety, security and emergency procedures
  • Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned
  • Any other duties / tasks as requested by management

What type of education, experience, and physical effort are we looking for?

  • High school education or equivalent, Culinary education, four or more years of related experience
  • Training, scheduling, basic accounting, inventory control, and familiarity with industry practices preferred

Benefits

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurances
  • Disability Insurances
  • Life Insurance
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • 401(k)
  • Paid time Off
  • AMAZING HOTEL DISCOUNTS!
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About this Employer

Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown

422 Delaware Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19801

(302) 654-8300

223 Room All Suite

www.marriott.com

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Our Hotel

Located in the heart of Brandywine Valley, Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown offers a world of thoughtful services, impeccable accommodations and unparalleled comforts. Recharge in our pet- friendly hotel suites with perks including luxury bedding, mini-refrigerators, microwaves, flat-panel TVs and cozy pullout sofas. Club-level suites grant access to our exclusive Sheraton Club Lounge with amenities such as free Wi-Fi and daily breakfast. Guests can dine on delicious American cuisine at Basil Bar & Grill for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For those planning a professional or social event, they'll appreciate our event venues, which are expertly supported by planning services, technology and catering options. Our hotel's location makes it easy to explore the area's most popular destinations including Frawley Stadium, Delaware Art Museum and Christiana Care Wilmington Hospital. Resort to the relaxation at Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown in Delaware.