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Graveyard Cook / Kitchen Steward

Job No: STAM2018121519
Location: Auckland

About Stamford Hotels and Resorts

Stamford is one of the largest owner/operators of premium quality hotels in Australia and New Zealand. The group operates a hotel portfolio with nearly 2500 rooms, 2200 employees, and residential assets. At Stamford Hotels and Resorts we understand that our people are our greatest asset. We strive to retain, develop and reward passionate and success-orientated professionals at all levels. In our pursuit for excellence, we encourage entrepreneurial thinking, challenge the status quo and inculcate a sense of ownership while fostering an environment of transparency, collaboration, respect and integrity among our employees, business partners and the community at large

About you

Candidates for the Graveyard Cook / Kitchen Steward will preferably have previous experience in a similar role, in a hotel environment. You will be an enthusiastic, dynamic team player with the drive to make a difference. You will need to be physically fit, reliable and responsible.

Hours involved are 11pm to 7am the following morning Monday - Sunday approx. 40 hours a week.  This is what is classified as a graveyard shift with the night owl hours involved. It is roll where you require maturity, stamina, common sense, previous kitchen cook experience of at least one year is preferable. There will be a lot of cleaning involved as well as team coordination skills.

The following criteria are also essential:

- Basic cooking and food safety knowledge

- A positive personality and professional attitude

- Strong ability to follow instructions clearly

- Culinary certificate and qualification are preferred

The Steward role is crucial to the effective operation of our kitchen. This role will also focus on providing support to our kitchen team, duties may include but are not limited to basic food preparation; grating, peeling, chopping, preparing batters, garnishes and seasonings.

You will have the opportunity to build up your hospitality career within a stable, secure and reputable organisation. If you are a "can do" person that works hard with purpose and energy, likes working in a team within a diverse environment and consistently delivers to the highest quality, then you'll fit right in and we'd like to have you on our team. 

Culture and Benefits

  • Tailored coaching and mentoring program.
  • An attractive food and beverage discount program.

How to Apply

If you believe you have the drive and skills to succeed in this role, please click the 'Apply Now' button.

We thank you in advance for your interest in this position, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. No recruitment agencies please. 

Stamford Hotels & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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