Learning Opportunities, Autonomy & Support, Creative Environment
Posted November 20, 2021The DeSoto
Experienced Expo Cook for our reinvented 1540 Room at The DeSoto Savannah Hotel opening soon.
Join us in the new and soon to be open 1540 Room.
Chef Collin Clemons has been tasked with reinventing the 1540 Room at The DeSoto Savannah Hotel and wants your help in making that dream a reality.
The menu will be an exploration of smoke and spice, inspired by the spice trade that dominated the global economy for hundreds of years. We will be utilizing product from our partnerships with farmers, ranchers and producers from across the Low Country, applying flavor profiles from across the globe.
Cooking in a beautiful open kitchen, we will be able to showcase diverse flavors previously unrepresented in Savannah, GA.
We are seeking individuals with a passion for cooking and who are excited to create wonderful experiences for our guests. Together, we can create delicious and beautiful food that will keep 1540 Room busy with hotel and local patrons and have them all coming back for more.
Experience and familiarity with a professional kitchen is a must. The ideal candidate will also be expected to work cleanly, possess a willingness to learn and grow and to express a professional demeanor at all times.
While the role location will be specifically in our restaurant 1540 Room, this is located within The DeSoto Savannah Hotel and managed by Our Town Hospitality.
BENEFITS At Our Town Hospitality, we are committed to a comprehensive employee benefit program that helps our associates stay healthy, feel secure, and maintain a work/life balance. As part of this commitment, we constantly strive to offer you a range of Benefit Plans too help you focus on improving and maintaining your health.
For eligible associates we offer competitive benefits, including; Medical & Prescription, Telemedicine, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability & Critical Illness, Employee Assistance Program, 401K, Hotel Discounts, Paid Time Off & Holidays
FLEXIBILITY We work with our current and prospective associates to ensure we make the best placement of role with the personal needs of the person.
These options include; Full Time, Part Time, & On-Call employment, Temporary employment, Scheduling based on availability of person and The Hotel
COMPETITIVE WAGES We ensure that within the Savannah and surrounding markets, we stay up to date on competitive wages compared to other properties. They are also based on expectations and level of experience.
WORKING ENVIRONMENT We strive, on a daily basis to ensure the working environment is one of encouragement and appreciation to provide an optimal Team Member experience by working together to ensure success for both the hotel and the Team Member. By working together we pass our success along to the Team Member in the form of incentives, a transparent and trustworthy environment, training, and room for growth.
At Our Town Hospitality, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Our Town Hospitality believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.
compensation: $17.00 to $19.00 per hour, depending on experience level
Overlooking Madison Square in the heart of Savannah’s Historic District, The DeSoto is a treasured landmark blending the elegance, history, and charm of one of America's oldest cities with a generous dash of modern Southern hospitality. Warm smiles from long-tenured staff, a museum-worthy lobby art gallery showcasing the Savannah College of Art & Design, imaginative cocktails and small plates at Edgar’s Proof & Provision – The DeSoto is a Savannah experience to be savored and celebrated.