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Cook - Evenings Part-time

$200 Incentive

Posted September 5, 2021

Hilton Garden Inn Danbury
Danbury, CT
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$200 Sign on Bonus Paid after 60 days!

About This Job

$200 Sign on Bonus Paid after 60 days!

Waterford Hotel Group is continuously looking to meet the best and brightest talent that the hospitality industry has to offer. Waterford is dedicated to the growth and development of our Associates and we welcome you to discover a culture where your contributions are recognized and celebrated. If you want to be part of a team that embraces collaboration with a focus on continuous improvement and you think you have what it takes to “wow” our customers, we invite you to explore a career with Waterford Hotel Group.

Job Description

As a Cook, you will efficiently and consistently produce the highest quality menu items by taking full ownership for the daily preparation and execution of food items in your station. We are looking for team players that assist one another and work with the service team to exceed our guests'' expectations and to provide them with nothing less than extraordinary dining experiences.

  • Set up and stock stations with all necessary supplies
  • Prepare food for service (e.g. chopping vegetables, butchering meat, or preparing sauces)
  • Cook menu items in cooperation with the rest of the kitchen staff
  • Answer, report and follow executive or sous chef’s instructions
  • Clean up station and take care of leftover food
  • Stock inventory appropriately
  • Ensure that food comes out simultaneously, in high quality and in a timely fashion
  • Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards
  • Maintain a positive and professional approach with coworkers and customers
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

  • Must be an outgoing, positive, friendly person
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays
  • 1-2 years of culinary experience
  • Excellent understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and procedures
  • Accuracy and speed in executing assigned tasks
  • You must be able to pass a thorough background check

Benefits

We offer our eligible Associates a number of benefits to enhance their health and well-being:

  • Group insurance, including medical, dental, vision and company-paid life insurance
  • Paid time off including vacation days, personal days and holidays
  • Company-matched 401(k) plan
  • Voluntary benefits including short term disability, accident, life and critical illness
  • Life enrichment benefits including educational assistance, hotel discounts, travel assistance and more

For more information about Waterford Hotel Group, please visit our website at www.waterfordhotelgroup.com.

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About this Employer

Hilton Garden Inn Danbury

119 Mill Plain Road
Danbury, CT 06811

(203) 205-2000

At A Glance

This northern Fairfield County hotel is convenient for business and vacation travelers. Our hotel in Danbury, CT is near Stamford, Waterbury, and Hartford and just 60 minutes from LaGuardia Airport. Connecticut corporate offices and businesses including Pepsi, IBM, and Boehringer Ingelheim are minutes away.

Stay at the Hilton Garden Inn Danbury hotel when you are visiting Western Connecticut State University graduation or attending parents’ weekends. Stay connected to the office or family when you're on the road with complimentary WiFi in our guest rooms and a 24-hour business center. Use our secure remote printing from your guest room.

Enjoy a workout in our fitness center, or a swim in our heated indoor pool. Start the day with a hot cooked-to-order breakfast at The Garden Grille®, also open for dinner and evening room service. If you’re hungry at midnight, select a snack or prepared meal at the 24-hour Pavilion Pantry® to heat in your room's microwave. Feel at home at the Hilton Garden Inn Danbury.