IHG Seasonal Food Runner - The Willard InterContinental Washington in Washington, District Of Columbia

Description:

Do you see yourself as a Seasonal Food Runner ?

What's your passion? Whether you're into hiking, candle making just playing with your family, 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.

An American institution, the Willard InterContinental is located in the heart of the nation's capital on Pennsylvania Avenue, near the White House, the Smithsonian museums and the downtown business and theatre districts. With a rich historic legacy, the Willard is the Washington D.C. hotel of choice for heads of state and leaders of the world's business, cultural, social and political sectors. The hotel's 335 well appointed large guestrooms include 41 elegant suites. Dining options include the Cafe du Parc, a popular French bistro with seasonal outdoor seating, and the Occidental Grill & Seafood, traditional Afternoon Tea in Peacock Alley, the classic Round Robin Bar and 24 hour Private In-Room Dining. There is over 20,000 square feet of Conference and Banquet space and the hotel hosts events ranging from intimate meetings to luxurious weddings. The Willard InterContinental combines heritage, sustainability and luxury with contemporary comfort and the latest technology.

As a seasonal Food Runner you will assist the wait staff, monitor the set up station in the kitchen and deliver food from kitchen to guests table. This role maintains the orderly upkeep of coolers and storage areas and a all assigned food production service areas in an orderly manner in compliance with sanitation and health regulations. You will assist in table set up and cleaning and maintaining the cleanliness of the restaurant, when required. You may assist with other duties as needed, such as welcoming, greeting and seating guests, counting and exchanging soiled linen, polishing glassware or silverware, etc.

Qualifications

Qualifications include high school diploma or equivalent. Some prior food service experience preferred. An alcohol awareness certification and/or food service permit or valid health/food handler card is needed, as 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 weighing up to 50 pounds, standing up and moving about the kitchen, outlet or other designated areas, handling food, objects, products, chemicals, cleaning supplies 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: Restaurant

Location: DC-Washington

Requisition ID: R128706