Sous Chef - Marriott Stamford Hotel & Spa

Stamford, CT, USA Req #1490
Saturday, June 15, 2024

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Sous Chef - Marriott Stamford Hotel & Spa


Plan, preps, set up and provides quality service in all areas of restaurant production to include, but not limited to all menu items supplied by outlet kitchen.  Displays and presentations of all items designated by the Chef for service.  To ensure all mise en place is completed to satisfaction of set standards.  To ensure each employee will be able to follow established recipe and plating guide provided, to exact specification. Maintain and contribute to a positive work environment

Reports to Executive Chef / Chef de Cuisine

Direct Reports:  All Cooks / Dishwashers

Financial Accountability
:  Food cost of the outlets & Budget of the Main Kitchen outlet

Condition of work:  Normal operational kitchen and administrative conditions 

Main Duties

  1. Ability to work all stations.
  2. Ability to perform job functions with attention to detail, speed and  accuracy.
  3. Ability to prioritize, organize, delegate work and follow through with  assigned tasks
  4. Ability to be a clear thinker, remain calm and resolve problems using good judgement.            
  5. Ability to handle multiple tasks at one time while maintaining a high level of professionalism.
  6. Ability to work well with others in a team environment.
  7. Contribute to the growth and success of the team.
  8. Ability to direct performance of kitchen staff and follow up with corrections where needed
  9. Ability to motivate kitchen staff and maintain a cohesive team
  10. Ability to use all senses to ensure quality standards are met
  11. Ability to maintain a clean, neat and organized work environment
  12. Ability to follow recipes, to increase or decrease recipe as needed.
  13. Good knife skills
  14. Can season food properly
  15. Can properly follow all processes that are in place
  16. Can communicate with all internal customers efficiently. {stewarding, service staff}
  17. Maintain and strictly abide by state sanitation/health regulations
  18. Can organize and set up work station fast and efficiently.
  19. Rotate, label and date all food on station and in walk in cooler
  20. Ability to work in a fast paced, intense work environment.
  21. Coordinates scheduling if necessary
  22. Ensure all guest special requests are met
  23. Ensure to give clear instructions and directives to colleagues to maximize production and workflow
  24. Any other duties as may reasonably be requested by the management team including assistance for large banquet events and hotel functions
  25. To assist the Executive Chef with his daily tasks
  26. Monitor work hours and overtime to ensure proper cost control
  27. Discipline employee as well improve morale when required
  28. Maintain 2-way communication with superiors and staff
  29. Ability to lift 50lbs. 
  30. Available to work PM shift and weekend.
  31. Minimum of 2 experience as a Sous Chef in a Full-service hotel.

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Other details

  • Job Family New Jobs
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Min Hiring Rate $80,000.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $80,000.00
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
  • Job Start Date Monday, July 22, 2024
Location on Google Maps
  • Stamford, CT, USA