Banquet cook is a member of the Food and Beverage Team and work closely with the Banquet Manager to prepare meals for large parties. S/he is responsible for storing and serving food with consistent quality following IHR’s Standard Operating Procedures and Food Safety procedures. Excellent communication and organizational skills are required.
Interstate is an EEO/AA/M/F/D/V employer.
Prepare food of consistent quality following recipe cards and production and portion standards, per dupe from servers.
Start food items that are prepared ahead of time, making sure not to prepare over estimated needs.
Date all food containers and rotate as per the SOP, making sure that all perishables are kept at proper temperatures.
Check pars for shift use, determine necessary preparation, freezer pull and line set up. Note any out-of stock items or possible shortages. Assist in keeping buffet stocked.
Return all food items not used on next shift to designated storage areas, being sure to cover/date all perishables.
Assist in setting up plans and actions to correct any food cost problems; control food waste, loss and usage per SOP
Skills and Abilities:
Ability to operate, maintain and properly clean deep fryer, broiler, stove, steamer, food processor, mixer, slicer, oven, steam table, tilt kettle, waffle iron, flat top grill
Known for the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina's capital is home to several prestigious universities, high-tech, pharmaceutical companies and great entertainment. And with our downtown Raleigh hotel’s location, you’re in the heart of it all. Connected to the convention center, our Raleigh, NC, hotel's spacious guest rooms feature luxurious bedding, Wi-Fi and 37-inch flat-panel plasma TVs. After a day of meetings or sightseeing, guests of our hotel’s accommodations can relax in our indoor pool & whirlpool or visit our well-equipped fitness center. For a relaxing meal or cocktail with friends, our Raleigh, NC, hotel’s Posta Tuscan Grille welcomes guests to authentic Italian cuisine. In addition to our restaurant and recreational amenities, our hotel in downtown Raleigh features a full-service business center, wireless Internet access, a lounge and Starbucks coffee shop, as well as 15,000-square-feet of event space.