Job Number 18002PV3
Job Category Food and Beverage & Culinary
Location The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly
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The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina Peaceful retreat settled on Jumeirah Beach, the resort offers the perfect destination for the entire family to unwind and recharge with a breath-taking array of recreation activities, and close proximity to major Dubai local attractions. Featuring exceptional views over the Arabian Gulf, our impressive neoclassical architecture fills our five-star luxury beach resort in Dubai with charm and inspiration.
Asia de Cuba combines a high-energy environment with its Chino-Latino menu; intensely flavored, imaginatively prepared and ultimately celebratory. Rooted in the Chino-Latino cafes that dotted the streets first of Havana, and then of Miami and New York, Asia de Cuba has created a style of food and service all its own.
Job responsibilities will include, but not limited to the following:
Oversees the work of the banquet kitchen staff.
Takes orders from the executive chef.
Helps maintain a safe and sanitary kitchen cleaning up spills and other potential hazards immediately.
Assists with training of newly hired kitchen staff.
Makes sure adequate numbers of kitchen staff are scheduled to properly handle each banquet.
Participates in employee evaluations and necessary disciplinary actions.
Meets with potential banquet clients to discuss menu options.
Develops menus based on client specifications and contracts.
Places orders for recipe ingredients including meats, fresh fruits and produce, herbs, spices and other supplies.
Supervises junior cooks and other members of the kitchen staff.
Ensures that all standards of safety are strictly observed.
Presents the finished product to the customer for approval.
Monitors the quality of the banquet meal during the event.
Evaluates client satisfaction.
Looks for ways to save the facility money while still providing top quality products and services for clients.
To move into this position you should have
From a Latin background and Latin cuisine experienced
Must have excellent verbal communication and leadership skills.
Be able to express creativity through food selections, preparation and presentation.
Must be detail oriented.
Must have the ability to remain calm in high stress situations.
Be able to solve problems quickly under pressure.
Must have adequate upper body strength for heavy lifting and strong back and leg muscles for hours of standing, bending and walking around.