Sous Chef

Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center - Denver, CO

Full-time

“We care for people, so they can be their best.” Care is at the heart of our business, and it’s this distinct guest experience that makes Hyatt one of the world’s best hospitality brands. Here at the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center, we are currently seeking an experienced, passionate, and proactive Sous Chef, who is a team player and will effectively meet our hotel goals while also providing excellent customer service to our guests in conjunction with other departments.

Our company culture fosters teamwork, guest service, and individual accountability. We deliver exceptional service, quality, and value to every guest, every time. This is the driving philosophy of our business. We want our hotels to be the best and our guests to be exceedingly satisfied. To achieve that goal, we hire only the most highly qualified people.

This is a full-time salary position, and we offer medical, dental, and life insurance, STD, LTD, 401K, and travel benefits. Send resume or apply in person. (No phone calls please.)

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 5 years kitchen experience in à la carte or banquets.
  • Minimum 2 years supervisory experience.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the public and other team members.
  • Read, write and speak and understand English.
  • Ability to work extended hours when business necessitates.

FUNCTIONS

  • Assist in the directing and correcting the presentation and portioning of food according to Columbia Sussex standards.
  • Assist in the responsibility to select, train, supervise, develop, discipline and counsel employees in accordance with Columbia Sussex Hotel Company policies and procedures.
  • Communicate directly with other departments to ensure highest guest satisfaction.
  • Complete all assigned paperwork accurately and timely.
  • Complete daily food requisition and oversee specials utilizing and buildup of overstock.
  • Maintain work areas clean and organized.
  • Order food quantities and oversee production for banquet food operations with purchasing, banquet management and Executive Chef.
  • Assist in directing staff in sanitation and sanitary food handling.
  • Conduct daily walk-through of all walk-in refrigerators, storage rooms, and food lines to ensure rotation, usage, cleanliness and proper sanitation.
  • Monitor overtime, labor and food costs.
  • Attend all required meetings.

Columbia Sussex Management, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains the policy of recruiting and retaining the best qualified personnel who demonstrate the ability to perform competently and work well with others. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or any other condition or status protected by law.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • culinary: 5 years (Preferred)
  • supervisory: 2 years (Preferred)

Shifts:

  • Morning (Preferred)
  • Mid-Day (Preferred)
  • Evening (Preferred)