Hotel Granduca Houston is the first jewel in the crown of the Granduca Hotels hospitality group. A leader in luxury hotels, Granduca Houston is the only hotel in Houston that has the honor of being a part of the Leading Hotels of the World. Located in the heart of Uptown/Galleria area, our unique hotel is reminiscent of a private Italian villa, consisting of 122 spacious rooms and luxury suites, a well equipped fitness center and an outdoor pool. Relax with friends and enjoy the live music in our exotic Bar Malatesta or experience the delectable cuisine in Ristorante Cavour, one of Houston's most renowned fine dining restaurants.
The Sous Chef will assist and support the Executive Chef and culinary team and ensure a memorable dining experience that exceeds our guests' expectation according to LHW and Hotel Granduca standards.
To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform, with or without reasonable accommodations, each essential job function. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
Assist in managing the daily operations of the kitchen, coordinate food production schedules and ensure highest level of food quality, taste and presentation
Participate in food preparation, and expedite during peak meal periods if necessary
Educate culinary team on cost control and train Culinary, F&B and steward teams on the proper handling of leftover food items
Comply with health department, hotel sanitation and food handling guidelines
Maintain effective communication within the culinary team and other departments to ensure smooth operation of department and excellent guest service
Conduct regular inspections of the kitchen/dishwashing areas, coolers, counters, equipment and work stations
Hotel Granduca is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.