MCPEAKE HOTELS /HILTON/TOWNSUITES   Southern Pines, NC   Full-time     Food Service
Posted on June 7, 2024


needed at Hilton Garden Inn in Aberdeen, NC

A Cook is responsible for preparing meats, seafood, poultry, vegetables and other food items for cooking in broilers, ovens, grills, fryers and a variety of other kitchen equipment.

What will I be doing?

As a Cook you would be responsible for accurately, efficiently and consistently preparing food product according to standardized recipes in an appealing and tasteful manner.

• Maintain sanitation, health, and safety standards in work areas.

• Graciously and in a timely manner fulfill any guest special request when possible

• Complete all opening and closing checklists

• Refer to daily prep lists at the start of each shift for assigned duties

• Ensure that all prep stations are sufficiently stocked prior to start of shift

• Promptly report malfunctioning equipment to Executive Chef

• Follow kitchen procedures set forth by Executive Chef for reporting food shortages

• Follow recipes in detail adhering to portion sizes, cooking methods, and quality standards

• Stock and maintain sufficient levels of food product on line to assure smooth service during shift

• Portion food products prior to cooking according to standard portion sizes and recipe specifications

• Maintain a clean and sanitary work area

• Follow proper plate presentation and garnish based on standard recipes

• Handle, store, label, and rotate all products properly and in accordance to applicable state laws

• Close kitchen properly and follow closing checklist for kitchen stations

• Assist other team members with closing procedures

• Attend all scheduled team member meetings and bring suggestions for improvement

• Perform other related duties as assigned by the Executive Chef

• Be proactive and demonstrate a sense of urgency when dealing with guest concerns

• Be readily available and approachable to all guests

• Interact with guests on a frequent basis to obtain feedback about their experience

• Anticipate the needs of large groups or high profile guests in order to deliver flawless service

• Encourage and build mutual respect and cooperation among team members

• Communicate effectively with all property team members

• Respond in a timely manner to all members of the Management Team

• Be professional and courteous towards team members at all times

• Company/Brand Policies & Procedures

• Ensure that all brand standards are adhered to and that the brand culture is promoted within the department

• Adhere to safety policies and procedures to ensure a safe working environment for all team members


What are we looking for?


Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values:

Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.

Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.

Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.

Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.

Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.

Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline

In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes:


Quality • Productivity • Dependability • Customer Focus • Adaptability


What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!

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155 South Hill Road, Aberdeen, NC 28315