Commis Chef

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Crowne Plaza Fiji Nadi Bay Resort & Spa
  • Post Date: November 9, 2023
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Job Overview

IHG® Hotels & Resorts is one of the world’s leading hotel companies, with a promise to provide True Hospitality for everyone. As one of the world’s largest upscale brands, we have properties located in major urban centres, gateway cities and resort destinations all around the globe. 

Opening in late 2023, be part of Fiji’s globally anticipated new resort. At Crowne Plaza Hotel & Resorts, we support colleagues in delivering an unscripted approach to service that encourages warm, engaging interactions between the hotel team and guests. In our hotels you’ll find a team who are people-first, professional and inclusive. 
If you are confident, positive, inventive and love to connect and collaborate you’ll feel at home and excel at Crowne Plaza. 
What is the job?
Every plate has the potential to create a memory that lasts a lifetime for our guests. To deliver all this and more, we’re looking for a Commis Chef with a passion for presentation, dedication to flavour and commitment to setting high standards from workspace to table and beyond.
A little taste of your day-to-day:
You’ll have the ability to provide innovative, authentic and enriching culinary experiences to our guests. Every day is different, but you’ll mostly be:
  • Preparing ingredients for cooking by cutting, chopping, slicing, dicing, or mixing ingredients as directed by the Head Chef.
  • Making every single meal a feast for the eyes and treat for the taste buds.
  • Taking ownership for your workstation – keeping on top of supplies, equipment and waste.
  • Being cleaner than clean to meet or exceed local cleanliness and hygiene laws.
  • Helping with washing up and other kitchen duties where needed.
  • Taking on other ad-hoc duties like a true team player.
  • Encouraging and addressing guest feedback.

What we need from you:

  • Trade Certificate in Cookery or Culinary Arts or similar.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact with customers, colleagues and third parties that reflects highly on the hotel, the brand and the Company.
  • Problem solving, reasoning, motivating, organizational and training abilities.
  • Good Communication and writing skills.
  • The strength to lift, push and pull big objects up to 23 kg which can also involve bending and kneeling.
  • A good grasp of reading, writing and basic mathematics. 
  • The flexibility to work night, weekend and holiday shifts. 
  • Compliance with local laws on food handling.
  • Great communication – you’ll be warm, welcoming and easy to talk to.
  • At least 2 years of experience in a similar role in a world-class brand or similar resort setting.
  • A passion for hospitality is a must! 
  • Strong understanding of food handling compliance. 
  • The strength to lift, push and pull big objects up to 50lbs (23 kg) which can also involve bending and kneeling. 

How do I deliver this?

There’s so much more to the job than we can capture here. It’s simply about creating great experiences, doing the right thing and understanding people.

What we offer

In return we’ll give you a competitive salary package including, free transfers within the Nadi area to the resort and back, food and beverage discount, discounted room rates worldwide and the opportunity to progress your career with IHG®.

 Most importantly, we’ll give you the room to belong.

 At IHG Hotels & Resorts, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

IHG Hotels & Resorts provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to an individual’s, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, marital or familial status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

IHG is committed to promoting a culture of inclusion where everyone feels safe, respected and valued. We seek talent from all backgrounds to join our teams and encourage our colleagues to bring their authentic and best selves to work.

So go on – show us how your passion and personality are the perfect fit to deliver memorable experiences to our guests. E-mail a letter of application and résumé in the first instance  to [email protected] by 1600hrs, Friday 17th November, 2023. 

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