This position requires candidates to have a US work permit. Please do not apply if you are not legally able to work in the United States.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world's most prestigious hotels, resorts and residences. Mandarin Oriental now operates, or has under development, 44 hotels representing over 11,000 rooms in 28 countries, with 18 hotels in Asia, 13 in The Americas and 13 in Europe, Middle East and North Africa. In addition, the Group operates, or has under development, 14 Residences at Mandarin Oriental, connected to the Group's properties.
Our award winning property, in the nation's capital, is situated on D.C.'s growing South West waterfront. Commanding monumental views, the property offers 400 guest rooms including 54 suites, extensive event space, two superb restaurants including our award winning AAA Five Diamond, CityZen, and a prestigious Forbes Four Star Spa. Mandarin Oriental, Washington D.C. welcomes individuals who are guest centered and devoted to a superior level of service and culture.
Mandarin Oriental, Washington, D.C. is currently seeking a cook to join the acclaimed 5 diamond restaurant, CityZen. This position will report to the Executive Chef and will assist in the production and execution of menu items as directed.
Successful candidates must meet the following requirements:
Possess a degree from an accredited culinary program (Associate's or Bachelor's). 2+ years professional experience in a similar capacity with a focus on upscale or fine dining establishments. Ability to work a flexible schedule to include evenings, weekends and holidays. Fluency in English (both written and verbal); able to take direction and read recipes as needed. Be a passionate culinarian, with a commitment and drive to be the best.
A Career with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group opens up a wealth of exciting opportunities for you, both now and for your future development.
Our Vision is to be widely recognized as the best luxury hotel group in the world. The Group is renowned for creating a culture that provides a motivating and rewarding environment in which to thrive.
The people who work for Mandarin Oriental are the Group?s most prized asset, bringing a quality and commitment to their work that is exceptional in the world of luxury hospitality. As a result, we provide outstanding, personalised service and earn numerous industry awards for exceptional quality.
Our Mission Statement describes our culture, and our Guiding Principles explain what we believe in and drive the actions of everyone in the Group.
Four of our seven Principles focus on colleague relations and are designed to ensure that, via mutual respect, we are all focused on delivering delightful experiences for our guests ?continually getting better to keep us the best.