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Kitchen Porter

Country: UK

City: London

Hotel/Office/Restaurant: Park Plaza Sherlock Holmes London

Department: Kitchen

Type of employment: Full-time

Level: Team member

Date posted: 14/05/2018

Closing date: 10/11/2018

This vacancy has now expired.

Love providing great service and being part of uplifting moments? Take the next step in your Kitchen career with us as a Kitchen Porter at Park Plaza Sherlock Holmes. Park Plaza is the ideal location for you to develop your skills and shine in a collaborative team environment.

Description of the Company:

At Park Plaza we love to celebrate the individual. We believe every one of our team members has a contribution to make and personal touch to share with our guests and colleagues. We’re always striving for excellence and know that if we invest in our team members, they’ll invest in us. For an engaging work environment where the little things are celebrated along with the major milestones, you’ve come to the right place.

Main role and objectives:

To supply clean, sanitary dishes and pots on time, and a clean kitchen in accordance with the hotel’s policies and procedures, and Park Plaza Hotels corporate guidelines.

Your responsibilities:

  • Keep the highest standards of personal hygiene, dress in appropriate uniform in impeccable appearance at all times.
  • Start your shift in time in the correct uniform.
  • To promote a helpful image to clients and give full co-operation to any customer requiring assistance with out a prompt, caring and helpful attitude and to anticipate customer’s needs whenever possible, to enhance quality service and in turn enhance client satisfaction.
  • To give full co-operation to any colleagues requiring assistance in a friendly and helpful manner.
  • Understand the aims of the hotel and your department.
  • To maintain effective communication within the team and to attend hotel meetings and training sessions when required.
  • To attend daily staff briefings and monthly departmental meetings.
  • Always follows the proper safety, hygiene and sanitation practices set by the Head Chef.
  • Ensure readiness at times and the ability to change working practices at short notice.
  • Attend meetings and training required by the Head and Sous chefs
  • Fully understands the hotels fire, emergency and bomb procedures.
  • Works in a safe manner that does not harm or injure themselves or others.
  • Maintains own working area, materials and company property clean, tidy and in good working order.
  • Maintains supply of clean dishes, glassware, silver, pots etc., for all outlets in the hotel.
  • Washes dishes, silverware, and glassware by operating dish machine.
  • Cleans and provides pots for all outlets in the hotel.
  • Washes pots and pans and returns them to proper place after they are cleaned.
  • Keeps chef line well stocked with china and hot plates.
  • Picks up all dirty dishes in the employee cafeteria, and returns it to the proper location.
  • Maintains a clean kitchen environment by assisting kitchen staff by following standard cleaning practices.
  • Sweeps and mops the entire kitchen and dish room.
  • Washes all clearing counters and shelves.
  • Monitors rubbish bin levels and removes to the appropriate bin room when needed.
  • Continuously seeks to endeavor the knowledge of own job function.

To carry out any duty reasonably requested by the management and to be flexible in assisting around the hotel in response to business needs.


What we are looking for:

  • Someone who is great at creating and maintaining positive and productive working relationships across the business, communicating effectively in a range of situations
  • Someone who enjoys working in a fast paced team environment
  • Previous experience in Kitchen
  • Park Plaza isn’t just a great place to work - it’s a great place to take your career to the next level! We love seeing our team members fulfil their potential and always work together to achieve more with our learning & development offering, enhanced training and competitive salary and benefits.
  • You will be invited to an “Inspiring Stay” in your hotel, so that you can live the experience and you will also benefit from our Employee and Friends & Family rates available in all Park Plaza and Carlson Rezidor hotels worldwide!

    From the everyday uplifting moments to huge achievements and everything in between, we’re there every step of the way. Park Plaza. Be part of it.




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