A career with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group opens up a wealth of exciting opportunities for you, both now and for your future development. Our vision is to be widely recognised as the best luxury hotel group in the world. The Group is renowned for creating a culture that provides a motivating and rewarding environment in which to thrive.
Our award winning property, in the nation's capital, is situated on D.C.'s growing South West waterfront. Commanding monumental views, the property offers 400 guest rooms including 54 suites, extensive event space, and our Forbes Four Star Rated Spa at Mandarin Oriental. Mandarin Oriental, Washington D.C. welcomes individuals who are guest centered and are committed to making a difference every day; continually getting better to keep us the best.
The ideal candidate will be proficient in culinary arts in a fine dining restaurant. He/she will prepare wholesome, safe foods of a consistently high quality, to prepare them to menu specifications and chef's requests.
-Fine dining culinary experience; prior experience as a line cook in an upscale restaurant or hotel operation strongly favored -High School diploma or equivalent is required; culinary degree is preferred.
-Must possess demonstrated knowledge of various foods and cooking techniques.
-Must be able to physically meet the demands of the position such as: standing/walking for extended periods on shift, lifting/carrying heavy or bulky items weighing in excess of 25+ lbs. -Ability to work in a fast pace environment.
-Ability to work a flexible schedule that will include early mornings, late nights, weekends, holidays.
-Good communication skills with fluency in English.(ref. 47184)