IHG Steward (Full-Time) - InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile in Chicago, Illinois
Steward (Full-Time) - InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile
Job Number R169325
Hotel Brand: InterContinental Hotels
Americas - United States - Illinois - Chicago
THE JEWEL OF CHICAGO'S MAGNIFICENT MILE InterContinental Chicago is a lot like the city itself; historic but hip, refined but relaxed, cultured but comfortable. A member of Michigan Avenue's architectural elite since 1929, our hotel is within easy reach of Chicago's incomparable museums, stores, theatres and restaurants. Navy Pier, Shedd Aquarium and Oak Street Beach are minutes away.The InterContinental Hotel Group owns, operates and franchise more than 9,000 hotels, 120 million stays per year in nearly 100 countries. Our people lie at the heart of our business - and by bringing your expertise and passion to IHG; you will help us to achieve our goal of creating Great Hotels Guest Love.
Your day to day
Under the guidance and supervision of the Stewarding Supervisor and Manager, and within the limits of established IHC policies and procedures responsible for cleaning and maintaining Food & beverage work areas, materials and equipment.
Reports directly to Stewarding Supervisor/Assistant Chief Steward/Chief Steward
Interacts and cooperates with others in the Stewarding Department.
Interacts and cooperates with other Departments as appropriate.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Washes, scrubs, and maintains Kitchen and related walls and floors.
Operates dishwashing machine to manufacturer's specifications and instructions.
Washes and scrubs pots and pans used in the Kitchen.
Arranges Chinaware, Silver in store rooms and shelves.
Empties various garbage cans as appropriate.
Assists Kitchen personnel as required.
Adopts the "Clear as you go" method of working.
Sets up work station as required including filling dish machine, checking chemical levels, setting up flatware presoak, and gathering required set-up equipment for pot sink.
Rinses/scrapes all dishes; washes dishes and flatware as each rack is filled; may put clean dishes in assigned storage location.
Sweeps and mops kitchen floor at the end of each meal period and after each spill.
Monitors chemicals and water temperature during shift; changes water at specified intervals.
Cleans kitchen equipment such as hoods, filters, steam tables, bus tables, carts, ovens, and grills; cleans and organizes storeroom.
Notifies supervisor of any malfunctioning equipment or unsafe condition.
Complies with IHG Hygiene and Sanitation standards.
Complies with Hotel's Health and Safety Policy.
Maintains a clean and quiet environment for our guests behind the scenes.
Attends meetings and hotel training sessions as required by hotel management. At IHG we are committed to providing our employees with a safe, secure and healthy workplace. It is your responsibility to comply with all workplace health and safety requirements, including any department specific training regarding equipment and procedures.
Perform other duties, tasks and special projects as assigned.
What we need from you
High School diploma or equivalent vocational training
Previous experience in this position at a similar establishment
Food Hygiene awareness and at least basic training.
Ability to communicate in English with guests, co–workers and Management to their understanding.
Ability to compute basic mathematical calculations
Ability to provide legible written communication.
Previous job related experience
Ability to communicate in a second language
Food Hygiene certificate
First aid awareness
Essential requirement skills :
Ability to perform job functions with attention to detail, speed and accuracy. Working in a fast paced manner and enviornment
Ability to prioritize, organize, work delegated and follow through.
Ability to be a clear thinker remains calm and resolves problems using sound judgment.
Ability to work under pressure of meeting production schedules and timelines for guests and fellow workers.
Ability to aid in the transportation of all work equipment and produce pertinent.
To carry out the job.
Ability to work an 8-hr shift in all types of conditions pertinent to the job.
Ability to work with all products and equipment prescribed.
Ability to differentiate Dates.
Ability to comprehend instructions.
Ability to plan and aid in the execution of promotions.
Ability to work cohesively with co-workers as part of a team.
This role requires the following physical labor abilities:
Ability to lift 20+pounds,
Ability to push and pull 20+ pounds
Ability to work 8 hour shift – prolonged standing and/or walking
Ability to have frequent bending, stretching, kneeling and reaching over head for an 8 hour shift period.
What we offer
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.
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? Do you see yourself as a Steward ? 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.