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Line Cook

Posted January 17, 2023

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex
Cedar Rapids, IA
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The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex is a chic downtown hotel attached to the Alliant Energy PowerHouse and is 2 blocks from the Cedar River. We are seeking highly motivated people with a heart for service and attention to detail to join our Culinary team. 

Full-Time position, working rotating schedules, weekends and holidays required. Starting pay is $15.00 per hour, with Paid Time Off (PTO), Health & Welfare benefit plans, and Team Member and Family Travel Program and Daily Pay! APPLY RIGHT NOW! (It only takes a couple of minutes, use your phone).

Why work for Hilton? Check out the Benefits!

We 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: 

  • Health insurance 
  • Career growth and development 
  • Team Member Resource Groups
  • Recognition and rewards programs
  • Go Hilton travel discount program 
  • Best-in-Class Paid Time Off (PTO)  
  • Supportive parental leave
  • Employee stock purchase program (ESPP) - purchase Hilton shares at 15% discount
  • Debt-free education: Access to a wide variety of educational credentials (ex. college degrees, high school completion, English-language learning, digital literacy, professional certificates and more)

What will it be like to work for this Hilton Worldwide Brand? DoubleTree by Hilton understands that doing the little things well means everything. It all starts with a warm chocolate chip cookie welcome. And yet, the experience is far from cookie-cutter. The hotels are interesting, unique properties in great locations and serve as the antidote to impersonal vacations, meetings and events. Our guests stay with us because they know they'll enjoy an experience they truly value at a competitive price. At DoubleTree by Hilton, we provide the simple acts of care and thoughtfulness that make the traveler feel human again. Our hotels mark the end of travel's challenges and the beginning of a restful stay. DoubleTree by Hilton is one of Hilton Worldwide's ten market-leading brands. For more information visit www.hiltonworldwide.com. If you appreciate the little things and enjoy creating exceptional experiences, you may be just the person we are looking for to work as a Team Member with DoubleTree by Hilton. What will I be doing?

As a Line Cook, you would be responsible for preparing food items in accordance with recipes and established standards in the hotel and convention centers 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
  • The starting pay is $15.00 per hour
  • Must be able to work flexible hours/shifts, including weekends and holidays
  • Cooking experience is required

Requirements

What are we looking for?

Since being founded in 1919, Hilton Worldwide has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton Worldwide 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:

H Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.

I Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.

L Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.

T Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.

O Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.

N Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline

In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes in our Team Members:

  • Living the Values

  • Quality

  • Productivity

  • Dependability

  • Customer Focus

  • Teamwork

  • Adaptability

What benefits will I receive? Your benefits will include a competitive starting salary and, depending upon eligibility, a vacation or Paid Time Off (PTO) benefit. You will instantly have access to our unique benefits such as the Team Member and Family Travel Program, which provides reduced hotel room rates at many of our hotels for you and your family, plus discounts on products and services offered by Hilton Worldwide and its partners. After 90 days you may enroll in Hilton Worldwide's Health & Welfare benefit plans, depending on eligibility. Hilton Worldwide also offers eligible team members a 401K Savings Plan, as well as Employee Assistance and Educational Assistance Programs. We look forward to reviewing with you the specific benefits you would receive as a Hilton Worldwide Team Member. The above information is provided as a highlight of the major benefits offered to most full-team team members in the United States. All benefits listed may not be offered at all locations. This is not a summary plan description or official plan document. EOE/AA

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex

350 First Avenue NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

(319) 731-4444

267 Room Hotel

doubletree3.hilton.com

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At A Glance

Welcome to DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex. Begin your stay with a warm welcome from our friendly staff. We will even greet you with a delicious DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie upon arrival. Conveniently located in downtown Cedar Rapids, Iowa, just off I-380, we are only 15 minutes from Eastern Iowa Airport. The hotel overlooks the Cedar River and downtown Cedar Rapids, and is attached to the U.S. Cellular Arena and U.S. Cellular Convention Center. Corporate travelers will appreciate our proximity to important businesses, including Fortune 500 companies and government offices.

Unwind in a spacious guest room or suite at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids. Enjoy modern amenities such as a 42-inch HDTV and internet access. Our spacious suites with separate living and dining areas are ideal for extended stays. Stay active and work out in the 24-hour fitness center or invigorate with a dip in the indoor pool. Dine on delicious local cuisine in the stunning rooftop restaurant. Shuttle service is also available for guests to attractions within a five mile radius.

Host a meeting or event at this downtown Cedar Rapids hotel in 80,000 sq ft of meeting and banquet space. Our professional staff will organize a variety of special events for up to 10,000 guests.

  • Located in downtown Cedar Rapids, just 15 minutes from Eastern Iowa Airport
  • Attached to the U.S. Cellular Arena and the U.S. Cellular Convention Center 
  • Indoor swimming pool and modern 24-hour fitness center in our lodging
  • Rooftop restaurant and Bud Light Lounge
  • Flexible meeting space, internet access and 24-hour business center