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Style, visual excellence and a passion for being the best are the primary requirements.
You must be able to articulate and demonstrate your imagination and ability to create the finest in visual presentations and preparations of salads, hors d'oeuvers, crudite, etc. Ice carving ability is a plus!!!
A four/five-star four/five-diamond mind set is essential. We are a respectful team environment that demands a professional attitude!
This position is responsible for food quality, production, and presentation of all cold food items in the Circular Dining Room, Room Service, and banquets.
Functions include training and motivating employees; monitoring production; organizing and setting up breakfast, lunch, and brunch buffets in the Circular Dining Room; creative displaying of cold foods, cold food display design, menu advancement; maintaining kitchen safety and sanitation standards; requisitioning supplies; maintaining desired food inventory levels and food and labor costs; maintaining high standards of food quality and presentation; and attending designated meetings.
Basic Qualifications: *Must be at least 18 years of age or older *Minimum of 3 years in experience in kitchen management *Minimum 4 years experience in food preparation
Additional Qualifications: *Degree in culinary arts preferred. *Experience preparing ice carvings and other buffet pieces a plus *Ability to obtain ServSafe certification *Proven leadership, motivation, communication and organization skills *Strong knowledge of 4 and 5 star/diamond service standards and various styles of service. *Ability to convey information, work within strict deadlines, multi-task, and react quickly and effectively to service challenges
Working Conditions: *Physical requirements include the ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs., walking, bending, standing 85% of the shift, and working in extreme temperatures. *Schedule will vary according to operating needs, but will normally be 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., including weekends, and holidays.
Hershey Entertainment & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer