IHG On Call Cook - Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria in Alexandria, Virginia


Do you see yourself as a Cook/Commis Chef ?

What's your passion? Whether you're into football, fashion or flamingos 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.

Located in the heart of Old Town Alexandria near Washington, DC, the Crowne Plaza Alexandria offers our guests a convenient location and top-quality amenities. Our hotel is only two miles from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and less than six miles from Washington DC and we are located near all of the major attractions and monuments.

The hotel has spectacular views of the Potomac River and city from many rooms, a large fitness center, and the Sleep Advantage Program with comfortable beds. We're only a few minutes’ walk to the shops and historic homes on Alexandria's revitalized waterfront. Walking tours of the historic area and River Cruises of the national monuments begin just minutes from our lobby. Our 100% non-smoking hotel is ideal for business travelers as we are only a few minutes from corporations such as Robbins-Gioia, Deloitte, the Pentagon and the many museums, bureaus and government offices of Washington, DC. We also offer the convenience of eight meeting rooms, a 24-hour business center and wireless high-speed Internet access. For family and fine dining, our Chequers restaurant offers an amazing buffet breakfast and the exciting Railstop Gastropub serves lunch and dinner.

Alexandria has long been a popular destination for leisure and corporate groups, association & government travelers. We offer complimentary shuttles to DCA/Reagan Airport, Metro/Subway and King Street. Those in the know turn to the Crowne Plaza Alexandria time & again for superior service & our convenient location just minutes from Washington D.C.

In this role you will prepare and cook orders for daily operations while you advise supervisor of low inventory items; assists in receiving items and taking inventory as required. You will maintain a clean, neat and well-organized work area, including but not limited to reach-ins, walk-ins and counters and may assist by performing warewasher or other kitchen duties as needed.


Qualifications include basic reading, writing and math skills. Some food preparation experience or training 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 weighing up to 50 pounds, standing up and moving about in 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: VA-Alexandria

Requisition ID: R139156