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The beautiful Embassy Suites Washington DC Convention Center is looking for a Cook I to join their culinary team! This 384-suite property is set in the Penn Quarter neighborhood of D.C., just two blocks from the Washington Convention Center and a mile from the National Mall. A Cook is responsible for preparing food items in accordance with recipes and established standards in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding service and financial profitability.

Shift Pattern: candidates should be available to work the breakfast shift starting as early as 4:30 am and the dinner shift starting as early as 3:30 pm in evening 

Pay Rate: $19.22 per hour (final offer based on experience)

What are the benefits of working for Hilton?*

Hilton is proud to support the mental and physical wellbeing of all Team Members so they can Thrive personally and professionally in a diverse and inclusive environment, thanks to innovative programs and benefits such as:

  • Go Hilton travel program: 100 nights of discounted travel

  • Access to your pay when you need it through DailyPay

  • Hilton Shares: Our employee stock purchase program (ESPP) - you can purchase Hilton shares at a 15 percent discount!

  • Maternity and parental leave, including 12 weeks of paid leave for birthing parents and four weeks of paid leave for eligible Team Members, including partners and adoptive parents

  • Debt-Free Education: Team Members will have access to a wide variety of educational credentials through our partnership with Guild Education, including: college degrees and professional certifications

  • Flexible shifts and days off

  • Comprehensive Health Insurance coverage for you and your family, including Telemedicine and at-home care via AmazonCare

  • Mental health resources including free counseling through our Employee Assistance Program

  • Best-in-Class Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • 401K plan and company match to help save for your retirement

*Available benefits may vary depending upon property-specific terms and conditions of employment

What will I be doing?

As a Cook, you would be responsible for preparing food items in accordance with recipes and established standards in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Prepare food items according to designated recipes and quality standards

  • Maintain cleanliness and comply with food sanitation standards at all times

  • Manage guest orders in a friendly, timely and efficient manner

  • Ensure knowledge of menu and all food products

  • Stock and maintain designated food station(s)

  • Visually inspect all food sent from the kitchen

  • Practice correct food handling and food storage procedures according to federal, state, local and company regulations

  • Prepare requisitions for supplies and food items, as needed

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What are we looking for?

Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values:

  • Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.
  • Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.
  • Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.
  • Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.
  • Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.
  • Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline

In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes:

  • Quality
  • Productivity
  • Dependability
  • Customer Focus
  • Adaptability

What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands.  Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day.  And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!

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Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington DC Convention Center

900 10th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

(202) 739-2001

384 Room All Suite

embassysuites3.hilton.com

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Stay at the Embassy Suites Washington D.C. – Convention Center hotel, centrally located in the heart of Washington DC, just steps from the upscale shopping and dining options in the newly opened CityCenterDC complex. Our hotel is within easy walking distance of the National Mall area, home to Smithsonian museums, the White House and the U.S. Capitol. Walk to the Verizon Center or ride the nearby Metro (3 blocks) to the National Zoo, FedEx Field, National's Stadium and more Washington DC attractions.

Our Washington DC convention center hotel provides spacious two-room suites with living rooms and separate bedrooms. All of our modern suites feature an HDTV in each room, living area with a sofa bed, armchair and well-lit work table, wet bar, refrigerator, microwave, and coffeemaker. Recharge in a fresh, modern hotel located just blocks from the convention center.

Relax in our contemporary lobby and select your favorite foods at our complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast. Unwind at our complimentary Evening Reception, which includes a variety of beverages and snacks. Maintain your exercise routine at our complimentary 24-hour fitness center or melt away stress in the indoor pool.

Plan your business, wedding or special event with a range of meeting rooms and services at this Washington DC convention center hotel. Keep up with work with our 24-hour BusinessLink™ Business Center, A/V equipment rental and internet kiosks.