Job Ref: EHG1218
Branch: Holiday Inn Bristol City Centre
Location: Holiday Inn Bristol City Centre, Bristol
Salary/Benefits: Competitive Salary
Contract type: Casual
Hours: Full Time
Shift pattern: Shift patterns across 7 days: 7am - 3pm and 3pm - 11pm
Hours per week: 0
Posted date: 10/09/2019
Closing date: 12/10/2019
Eclipse Hotels Group is an international family owned hotel group who are headquartered in West London. Our company's current portfolio includes brands such as Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express and EasyHotel, located across the UK, Europe and the Caribbean.
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Kitchen Porter. You will have the opportunity to join a developing employer who has the passion and drive to deliver first class service and a quality employee experience.
It is no secret that a clean and tidy kitchen is the heartbeat to a great running food and beverage function within any hotel, and as our Kitchen Porter you will be the key to our kitchens' success. You'll be responsible for ensuring that our kitchen is kept clean, sanitized and that all our equipment is stored correctly and ready for use.
What will your key responsibilities and duties be: -
This is but a small taster of what we would expect in this role: -
Collect and clean our hotel's pots, pans crockery and cutlery.
Ensure that your basic cleaning jobs are completed as quickly as possible.
Unload any food and equipment deliveries.
Attention to detail and follow food safety guidelines and record keeping.
Support our Kitchen Brigade by assisting where necessary.
How will you achieve this?
We genuinely care about people and we show this through living out our promise of True Hospitality each and every day. It's what connects every Team Member throughout our brand of hotels. Each hotel delivers True Hospitality in their own way, making them unique. At the heart of it is our key core service skills.
True Attitude: being caring, wanting to make a positive difference, and building genuine connections with our guests
True Confidence: having the knowledge and skills to perform your role, and giving our guests the confidence that they can trust you, to help and support them during their stay
True Listening:focusing on what our guest is saying, picking up on body language that is often overlooked, and understanding what the guest wants and needs
True Responsiveness: is about providing our guests with what they need, and doing so in a timely and caring manner
What we are looking for: -
Previous hotel experience as a Kitchen Porter or any other similar roles would be ideal, However, full training can be given for the right person.
A good understanding of food safety.
Proactive, composed, enthusiastic, approachable, able to build strong rapport with guests and other Team Members
Excellent communication skills in all aspects
Willing to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and bank holidays;
Holiday Inn Bristol City Centre is one of the newest hotels in Bristol and is a modern, light and airy hotel with great facilities and comfortable bedrooms.nbsp;
Situated in an ideal location only one minute from the M32 in the centre of Bristol, in close proximity to many excellent restaurants and bars and directly opposite Cabot Circus shopping centre, Holiday Inn Bristol City Centre is only 1.5 miles from the train station and 9 miles from the airport.nbsp; The hotel has a secure adjoining, undercover NCP car park with private access to the hotel which offers reduced car parking at only pound;17.50 agreed for residential guests.nbsp; You are greeted by our concierge on the ground floor and our reception for our 155 contemporary bedrooms and suites is on the first floor.nbsp;
Our 155 bedrooms have varying bedroom types; with a selection including balconies and baths can also be requested.nbsp; All of our spacious bedrooms and suites come fully equipped with guest supplies, a fridge, iron and board, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer, a safe and flat screen TV with Freeview and there is an ice machine on each floor.nbsp;
Our comfortable and welcoming bar lounge area to meet friends for coffee or a light snack. Enjoy pre-dinner drinks and cocktails with colleagues before dinner in the bar.
For dining we offer lsquo;The Spot Kitchenrsquo; restaurant and bar with floor to ceiling windows overlooking Bristol.nbsp; lsquo;The Spotrsquo; has a great menu with many a la carte dishes, light bites, sandwiches and burgers to suit all tastes and dietary requirements.nbsp; Additionally, we have 24-hour room service dining menu available 7 days a week.nbsp;
Breakfast is served with continental breakfast for aircrew from 4am and full English Breakfast with our chefs cooking pancakes and omelettes at the cooking station from 7am.
Additional facilities include a business centre and our state-of-the-art fitness suite with panoramic city views.nbsp;
Only 1.6 miles from the hotel is Easton Leisure Centre, at Thrissell St, Easton, Bristol BS5 0SW for those looking for a swim, badminton, squash and indoor football.
When you work hard, you get rewarded. It is our aim to provide you with a wide range of benefits:
Competitive salary package plus bonus scheme
Complimentary meal on duty
28 days holiday each year, including bank holidays
Worldwide employee discount in rooms and Famp;B outlets across over 5,000 IHG hotels
Healthcare cover for you and your children after eligible service, including cashbacks on dental, optical, access to 24/7 virtual GPs, and up to pound;200 new child bonus etc.;
Lots of discounts and free perks with thousands of retailers cinemas, restaurants, gym and theme parks, i.e. ASOS, Tesco, Boots, Argos, Starbucks, Odeon, Pizza Express etc;
Life insurance cover;
Long Service Awards and Recognition;
Learning and development opportunities and individual career plan to help you grow and develop;
A lively and fun working environment with a sense of family community