Hotel Football is currently recruiting for Head Kitchen Porterto join the Kitchen Team.
Launched in 2015, Hotel Football is a hotel which has something for everyone, from football fanatics and families, to corporate guests and foodies.
With views over Old Trafford, Hotel Football offers a winning medley of contemporary design, excellent facilities and event spaces, all designed to take the experience to the next level.
The culture of Hotel Football is what truly sets it apart from other hotels. We believe in a world-class, welcoming service, where guests can relax as if they were at home, while still receiving top class treatment from our team.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of working in a busy and intensive kitchen environment, and with experience of leading and assigning the work of a team of Kitchen Porters. They will have a keen interest in kitchen work and will be a fast learner, able to adapt to ever-changing circumstances and to enable a team of chefs to deliver the highest quality food and service to our guests. This is a fast-paced, energetic environment and you will spend long periods of time on your feet with the ability to maintain cool-headedness at all times. You will have great organizational skills, the ability to contribute to the efficient and flexible rostering of your team to ensure the delivery of the optimal level of kitchen support.
Leading a team of Kitchen Porters and ensuring they are rostered appropriately to ensure full and efficient support to the Head Chef and kitchen team
Washing up, cleaning and clearing all kitchen areas, with appropriate equipment, chemicals and PPE and to ensuring a record is kept of all daily cleaning tasks
Unloading, checking in, and putting away deliveries, into cleaning and sanitized containers and packaging disposed of into the correct rubbish areas
Complete and thorough sweeping of all back of house areas, wash down, scrub and mop with appropriate equipment, chemicals and PPE, ensuring this is recorded after completion
Ensuring all equipment is clean and sanitized with the correct chemicals, dried and put away correctly
Deep cleaning fridges and storerooms with the correct equipment and chemicals to maintain sanitary and kitchen safety standards and ensure this is recorded after completion
To ensure the chemical storeroom is kept clean and tidy and an up to date record of all cleaning equipment and chemicals is kept, any items running low should be reported asap
Ensure the chemical dispensers in all kitchens are full and ready for the commencement of each working day and ensure this is recorded
Ensure the bin area is kept clean and sanitized and liaise with the refuse collection company if there are any issues
To ensure the staff canteen is cleared of cutlery and crockery after each menu, the area cleaned and sanitized, and clean crockery and cutlery replenished
Level 2 Food Safety Award
Awareness of manual handling techniques
Awareness of Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (COSHH) and chemical safety
Maintain a high level of health, safety and hygiene by adhering to procedures set by the company and legislation
Experience of kitchen equipment
Ability to maintain a good working relationship with all team members
Attention to detail and the ability to follow strict routine cleaning schedules as set out by senior management
Ability to deeply understand, and to guide the KP Team on first aid and fire / emergency procedures
As an employee, we offer the following benefits (just to name a few):
Fantastic employee/ friends and family rates across all GG Hospitality properties with 50% off food during your stay
Employee/ friends and family rates across all Marriott brands
Employee/ friends and family rates across the Small Luxury Hotels of the World brands
Rewards for Employee Milestones, Employee of the Month, Most Guest Mentions incentives
Access to the Perkbox website and app - this platform offers access to hundreds of perks to save money on everyday purchases, including food, drink, cinema tickets, clothing, homeware and much more. Employees get a number of freebies such as access to free online exercise and yoga classes with Boxx, an Employee Support Hub with 24/7 access to qualified therapists and plenty of competitions to enter
Discounts on travel
Meals on shift
Complimentary dry cleaning
Access to Hussle app - Money off gym members including digital fitness offerings