Assistant Chief Steward
The Fairmont Southampton
Location: Bermuda - Southampton
Assistant Chief Steward
Every memorable dining experience at Fairmont Hotels and Resorts begins behind the scenes with our Food & Beverage team’s commitment to safe and efficient operations. Share your passion for quality, safety and service with your team as Assistant Chief Steward, where you will ensure a superior standard for all flatware, tableware and kitchen equipment in support of our Culinary and Banquets teams.
Reigning from Bermuda's highest point, over a majestic 100 acre estate, The Fairmont Southampton is located on the southern shore of Bermuda. The Fairmont Southampton has been the island's premier luxury resort since its opening in 1972 and is regarded as a leader in the hospitality industry on the island.
Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Executive Chief Steward, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:
Ensuring the efficient operation of the department
Training, motivating, leading, coaching and monitoring performance management of the team
Ensuring all areas adhere to industry best practice cleanliness and maintenance standards
Ensuring all equipment needed is in good working condition
Actively promote a safe and hazard free work environment, including proper food handling procedures, cleaning and storage of food containers, use of cleaning chemicals and PPE's and maintenance of dishwashing equipment
Conducting inventories to include china, glass, silver, paper and cleaning supplies
Maintaining and adhering to budgetary guidelines with respect to breakage, inventory and preventative maintenance
Performing additional related duties as assigned
- Hospitality Degree or Diploma in related discipline an asset
- 2 years relevant experience, including 1 year in which supervising a large team required
- Must have a thorough working knowledge of WHMIS regulations and guidelines
- Valid Driver's license
- Proven leadership, team and training skills
- Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with all stakeholders in a diverse, multi-cultural environment
- Excellent interpersonal, communication (verbal and written, fluent in English), prioritization, problem solving, organization, and multi tasking skills; detail oriented
- Basic knowledge of electronic systems an asset
- Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications required
Visa Requirements: Non-Bermudian candidates will need to qualify for a Bermuda Department of Immigration work permit applied for by the Fairmont Southampton Hotel.
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ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS
At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!