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Veterans Preferred - Chef de Cuisine

Company: Hyatt
Location: Scottsdale
Posted on: June 1, 2024

Job Description:

Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply. - Role & Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

The goal of the Chef de Cuisine is to manage a specific restaurant, La Zozzona. The Chef de Cuisine will take council from the Executive Chef to create, implement menu and concepts but the position is designed so that individuals will work in a manner that is consistent as that of an independent owner/operator. The Chef de Cuisine must have open availability and be able to work a flexible schedule, including mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays.

  • Act as senior leadership by developing and assuming key management responsibilities
  • Assume the role of liaison between all dining room operations and culinary staff
  • Supervise the preparation and cooking of various food items
  • Develop and implement creative menu items within the restaurant concept
  • Plan, coordinate & implement special events and holiday functions
  • Manage hourly kitchen employees through scheduling, payroll, training, coaching, evaluating and hiring
  • May manage other key culinary leadership rolls including supervisor and other less senior Sous Chefs
  • Lead and coach the team towards achieving exceptional guest service and employee satisfaction results
  • Monitor food production, ordering, cost, and quality and consistency on a daily basis
  • Participate in marketing events directly related to their specific restaurant
    The Hotel

    Set amidst flowering cactus and framed against the majestic McDowell Mountains, our Arizona destination resort is surrounded by adventures and miles from the ordinary. Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch features 493 rooms and suites with balconies and terraces offering breathtaking sunsets, mountain, or golf course views. Our property offers a state of the art Spa, 2.5-acre water playground complete with a sand beach and 3-story high-speed waterslide, private golf course, and nightly entertainment.

    At Hyatt, we believe in the power of belonging and creating a culture of care, where our colleagues become family. Since 1957, our colleagues have been at the heart of our business and helped Hyatt become one of the world's best and fastest-growing hospitality brands. As we continue to grow, we never lose sight of what's most important: People. We turn trips into journeys, encounters into experiences, and jobs into careers.
      • In-depth skills and knowledge of all kitchen operations
      • Possess strong leadership, communication, organization and relationship skills
      • Experience with training, basic financial management and customer service
      • Proficient in general computer knowledge
      • A true desire to exceed guest expectations in a fast-paced customer service environment
      • Capable of producing a consistent product in a timely manner
      • Strong training and communication skills
      • Culinary education and/or on the job training, independent restaurant experience is preferred
      • Geographic and schedule flexibility preferred
        Benefits & Perks

        • Opportunities to work around the world with Hyatt Hotels and Resorts
        • Discounted & Complimentary Hotel Room Nights
        • Enjoy free employee meals in our employee dining hall
        • Free covered parking
        • Medical Dental and Vision Insurance (Full-time colleagues)
        • Retirement savings plan
        • Excellent training and professional development
        • Tuition/Wellness reimbursement, up to $1,000 a year!
        • Employee Stock Purchase plan
        • Discounts at various retailers - Apple, AT&T, Verizon, Headspace and many more

          Our Values: Empathy - Integrity - Respect - Inclusion - Experimentation - Wellbeing

          About the Hiring Process

          We are excited that you have chosen to express interest in joining Hyatt Hotels and Resorts. We will be sure to take a look at your application and get back to you within a week of your submission. Thank you for your patience while we do so.

          Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.

          Proof of eligibility to work in the United States is required, as well as a completed background check.

Keywords: Hyatt, Scottsdale , Veterans Preferred - Chef de Cuisine, Hospitality & Tourism , Scottsdale, Arizona

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