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Food Server

Posted June 8, 2022

Hilton Garden Inn Albany Airport
Albany, NY
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About This Job

We're Currently Looking For Hourly Team Members

  • Cashier
  • Dining Room Host
  • Bartender
  • Carryout
  • Saucer
  • Breading Station
  • Cold Line
  • Prep
  • Expeditor
  • Food Runner

Job Duties And Responsibilities

  • Be able to work quickly and concisely under pressure
  • Ensure storage of food in a proper and sanitary manner
  • Organize and assist in major cleaning of refrigerators, freezers, and cooking and serving equipment at the regularly scheduled intervals
  • Ensure food items and supplies are checked in as they arrive
  • Ensure daily cleaning and sterilization of all dishes, silverware, and cooking utensils
  • Promote great customer service 
  • Participate in team meetings as scheduled by GM
  • Maintain a constant sense of cost control
  • Adhere to regulations for sanitation, food handling, and storage
  • Serve food at proper portions as requested
  • Monitor thermostat controls to regulate temperature of cooking and serving equipment
  • Measure and mix ingredients according to standardized recipes
  • Other related duties as assigned

Education And Experience

  • High School diploma/GED

Knowledge, Skills And Abilities

  • Skillfully use pressure fryers, griddle, gas burner and other kitchen equipment needed for your work
  • Ability to read and execute recipes
  • Understanding of product measurements 
  • Work with customers / staff with tact and diplomacy
  • Perform work that is routine and organized
  • Be able to life forty (40) pounds unassisted and more with assistance; frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to forty (40) pounds
  • Be able to reach, handle, see, stand, and walk
  • Work primarily indoors
  • Adapt to temperature changes, which may include working for a short period of time in the walk-in freezer/cooler or near hot kitchen equipment

Job Competencies

  • Commitment to Task: Demonstrates dependability and shows a sense of urgency about getting results; willing to commit the hours it takes to get the job completed; takes responsibility for actions and achieves results; overcomes obstacles.
  • Communication Skills: Presents ideas, concepts, and information effectively and clearly through the spoken word; actively listens; communicates comfortably with various audiences; responds effectively to questions.
  • Flexibility: Adapts and changes course of action when appropriate; effectively transitions from task to task; deals well with unresolved situations, frequent change, delays, or unexpected events; maintains objectives amidst shifting priorities.
  • Initiative: Takes action proactively; addresses issues or opportunities without supervision; focuses on desired results and accomplishments; demonstrates clear purpose, enthusiasm, and a "can-do" attitude.
  • Managing Execution: Manages multiple projects and effectively prioritizes tasks, responsibilities, and goals; uses goals to guide actions and creates detailed action plans; organizes and schedules people and tasks; utilizes resources effectively to meet goals. 
  • Teamwork: Works cooperatively with others to accomplish business goals and objectives; asks others for their ideas and opinions; supports team's decisions; contributes to the team's efforts.
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About this Employer

Hilton Garden Inn Albany Airport

800 Albany Shaker Road
Albany, NY 12211

(518) 464-6666

At A Glance

Welcome to the Hilton Garden Inn Albany Airport hotel. Enjoy this ideal, quiet setting next to the Shaker Ridge Country Club and Albany International Airport (ALB). The hotel is just minutes from Albany's shops, restaurants, and business corporations. Take the complimentary airport shuttle during your stay.

Feel at home with a variety of complimentary amenities including a 24-hour business center and WiFi throughout the hotel. Exercise in the fitness center or swim laps in the pool. The restaurant serves hearty cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and the 24-hour Pavilion Pantry® offers beverages and snacks for your convenience. Host a business meeting or social event in Albany in the hotel’s 2,300 sq. ft. of flexible function space.

  • Delicious meals made from locally grown ingredients at the Great American Grill
  • Fitness center,  pool and 24-hour business center
  • More than 2,300 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space for up to 100 guests