IHG Garde Manger Chef - InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown in Los Angeles, California

Description:

Do you see yourself as a Banquet Chef ?

What's your passion? Whether you're into cooking, shopping or sky diving, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.

This challenging position has overall responsibility for overseeing the preparation, plating and quality of food and beverage items for banquet functions.

You will develop new menu concepts, prepare, test, and control out new menu items and maintain updated and accurate recipes and costing of all dishes prepared for banquet functions. The role requires that you review the following day's menus and complete requisitions for food and supplies needed from various storerooms; maintain inventory control procedures and ensure that kitchen is prepared for the following day's work. You make sure all equipment is in proper operational condition and is cleaned on a regular basis and assist in determining the minimum and maximum stocks of all food, cooking supplies and equipment. The Banquet Chef will assist sales, catering, and banqueting staffs with banquets, parties and other special events and may help in cooking and food preparation, as required and may perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Qualifications include advanced culinary training and three years of experience as a chef. or equivalent combination of education and culinary/kitchen operations experience. A degree of certificate in culinary arts is preferred. An alcohol awareness certification and/or food service permit or valid health/food handler cards may be required by local or state government agency. You may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. This job requires ability to perform the following: carrying or lifting items up to 50 pounds, moving about the kitchen, handling food, objects, products and utensils, bending, stooping and kneeling.

In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.

So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.

IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.

Job: Hotel General Management

Location: CA-Los Angeles

Requisition ID: R129480