Head Baker – Le Meridien Dubai Complex – Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre – Airport Road

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Job Number 190012SM
Job Category Food and Beverage & Culinary
Location Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre| Airport Road|
Dubai| United Arab Emirates| United Arab Emirates
Brand Le Meridien
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? No
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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At Le Meridien| we believe in helping guests unlock the unexpected and
engaging experiences each destination has to offer. Our guests are curious and
creative| cosmopolitan| culture seekers that appreciate sophisticated|
timeless service. We provide original| chic and memorable service and
experiences that inspire guests to unlock the destination. We’re looking for
curious| creative and well-informed people to join our team. If you appreciate
connecting with like-minded guests and have a deep desire to create unexpected
experiences| we invite you to explore career opportunities with Le Meridien.

Job Summary

Supervise and coordinate activities of cooks and workers. Determine how food
should be presented| and create decorative food displays. Ensure proper
portion| arrangement| and food garnish to be served. Monitor the quantity of
food that is prepared. Inform F &B service staff of 86|ed items and number of
available menu specials. Prepare special meals or substitute items. Assist
cooks and kitchen staff with various tasks. Provide cooks with needed items.
Monitor stock of kitchen supplies and food. Maintain kitchen logs for food
safety program and food products. Ensure the quality of the food items and
notify manager if a product does not meet specifications. Assist management in
hiring| training| scheduling| evaluating| counseling| disciplining| and
motivating and coaching employees.

Prepare and cook food according to recipes| quality and presentation
standards| and food prep checklists. Prepare ingredients for cooking|
including portioning| chopping| and storing food before use. Safely and
appropriately use baking and measuring tools/equipment/appliances to prepare
baked foods. Follow and ensure compliance with food safety handling policies
and procedures| including personal hygiene procedures. Check and ensure
correct temperatures of kitchen appliances and food| and report issues to
management. Wash and disinfect kitchen area; set-up and break-down work
station; and follow and ensure compliance with sanitation and cleaning
procedures. Monitor the quality of food prepared and portions served
throughout shift. Follow all company policies and procedures| including safety
and security; report accidents| injuries| and unsafe work conditions to
manager; complete safety training and certifications. Ensure uniform and
personal appearance are clean and professional; maintain confidentiality of
proprietary information; protect company assets. Speak with others using clear
and professional language and answer telephones using appropriate etiquette.
Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others and support
team to reach common goals. Comply with quality expectations and standards.
Move| lift| carry| push| pull| and place objects weighing less than or equal
to 25 pounds without assistance. Move over sloping| uneven| or slippery
surfaces. Reach overhead and below the knees| including bending| twisting|
pulling| and stooping. Stand| sit| or walk for an extended period of time.
Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.

Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report
maintenance needs| accidents| injuries| and unsafe work conditions to manager;
complete safety training and certifications. Ensure uniform and personal
appearance are clean and professional; maintain confidentiality of proprietary
information; protect company assets. Address guests| service needs. Speak with
others using clear and professional language. Develop and maintain positive
working relationships with others; support team to reach common goals; listen
and respond appropriately to the concerns of other employees. Ensure adherence
to quality expectations and standards. Stand| sit| or walk for an extended
period of time. Reach overhead and below the knees| including bending|
twisting| pulling| and stooping. Move| lift| carry| push| pull| and place
objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance. Perform
other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.

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