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Posted January 15, 2022

Hyatt Centric Las Olas
Fort Lauderdale, FL
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Job Description

Overview: A Kolter Hospitality Cook uses innovation and delivers service excellence to our guests. This position is responsible for preparing quality food in a safe and efficient manner in compliance with proper food handling techniques.

***Join the team today and receive a $250 sign-on bonus!*** You must be employed with the company for a minimum of 60 days to receive this special offer

Performance Expectations:

  1. Prepare all food items in an efficient and timely manner adhering to proper food handling techniques.
  2. Follow recipes to control production and maintain consistency and freshness.
  3. Ensure efficient flow of food dishes with an emphasis on portion control, quality, presentation and temperature control.
  4. Break down and store all leftover.
  5. Clean as you go and follow proper daily sanitation checklists.
  6. Maintain all perishables at the proper temperature.
  7. Assist in prep work as required for the next shift.
  8. Assist with inventory and production charts.
  9. Put away stock when necessary using FIFO (first in, first out)
  10. Report any items in need of repair.
  11. Follow all safety procedures while working.

Behavioral Expectations:

  • Be effective and innovative in handling and solving problems in the workplace. 
  • Remain positive and helpful while working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Committed to the success and growth of the company. 
  • Act honorably, even when no one is watching. 
  • Eagerness to grow and/or develop within the company 
  • Passionately provide personalized guest service 

Equal Opportunity Employer

M/F/Veteran/Disability

Drug Free Workplace

Kolter Hospitality Participates in E-Verify

Requirements

General Requirements:

Able to work weekends

Report to work on time and in proper uniform.

Experience: At least one (1) year of cooking experience preferred.

Education: None

Physical Requirements:

Ability to stand/walk for up to 8 hours.

Occasional lifting, pushing and pulling.

Kolter Hospitality is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This description is a summary of primary responsibilities and qualifications.  The job description is not intended to include all duties or qualifications that may be required now or in the future. Kolter Hospitality is a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment drug test and background check required.

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Hyatt Centric Las Olas

100 Las Olas Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

121 Room Hotel

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Hyatt Centric Fort Lauderdale, currently under construction is slated to open in 2020. The 238 modern-designed guest rooms will occupy the first 15 floors of this multi-story high-rise condo-hotel building –121 luxury condominiums are for sale on the 16th floor and above. The hotel amenities will include 8,500 sq. ft. restaurant with a large exterior patio space at lobby-level, an indoor/outdoor bar seating area on Las Olas Blvd, an elevated pool with views of Las Olas River, 6,000 sq.ft. of meeting and banquet space, 24-hour valet service and an onsite parking garage. Its downtown location will provide its guests and residents with a wide array of activities, including the plethora of upscale shopping and dining, easy access to the white sandy beaches of Fort Lauderdale and Miami, as well as having the arts, culture and entertainment at their fingertips.