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Catering Jobs in Calgary

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1st cook

    Job
    description:

    The
    cook will be required to create menus according to Simply Elegant’s
    requirements for  breakfasts, lunches, dinners, cocktail parties and large
    events. You will be expected to work  off site on events on your own or
    part of a team, this includes interacting with clients and their guests. It is
    expected that you are flexible in scheduling, remember we are a catering
    company. Delivery of food and equipment are essential parts of catering. If you
    do not drive do not apply. Artistic as well as communication & people skills
    are essential.

     1. Kitchen
    Cooking

    a.                   
    Work directly on
    all hot and cold food

    b.                  
    Daily specials

    c.                   
    Soups

    d.                  
    All menu items

    e.                  
    Event sit-down,
    buffet and cocktail parties

    f.                    
    Studying and
    implementing food trends.

     2. Events

    a.                   
    Front end
    service.

    b.                  
    Prepare and cook
    food in people’s home and corporate settings.

    c.                   
    You must look
    absolutely presentable.

     3. Deliveries

    a.                   
    It is expected
    that delivers to clients will be part of the job.

    b.                  
    Accountability
    for effective and timely deliveries and pick ups .

     4. Kitchen
    Equipment and Cleaning

    a.                   
    Contribute to the
    washing of dishes and pots.

    b.                  
    Ensure the proper
    functioning & cleanliness of the facility.


    5. Assist in the maintenance
    schedule for equipment

Site Manager/Head Waiter

Calgary’s
premiere Hospitality firm is looking for reliable site manager/head
waiter  to represent us at our events.  We are at presently looking
to hire for a casual labour part time role for our catering events.

 

Join
an accomplished hospitality firm that specializes in event management,
weddings, catering, decor and florals. Simply Elegant is a forward thinking and
vibrant company. When things are really flying we like to call our happy group
“Simply Crazy”. There are two kinds of people; the first loves
change, can go with the flow without  blinking, and loves an environment
that’s “a little crazy.” The second needs consistency, the ticking of
a clock and a job with responsibilities carved in stone. The staff at Simply
Elegant loves the first part, thriving on change, excited with deadlines,
succeeding where mere mortals fail. If the first part scares you, stop! Run! We
are simply not a good fit.
                                                                                                                                              

Requirements
for the position:                                                                                                                                        

What
is required is experience in the following areas:

 I.                    
Required; 5 years
in the hospitality industry which can include food service, hotel or restaurant
service,

II.                   
ProServe

III.                 
Required; Must
drive and have a clean driving record.

 What is an asset: 

IV.                 
Bartending or
Sommelier experience
           

Job Description

V.                  
Set up for a
variety of events of all sizes from 8 – 1000 people

VI.                 
Excellent
communication with the client to understand and fulfill their needs

VII.               
Serve, bus and
bartend

VIII.              
Wash and polish
dishes, cutlery and glassware

IX.                 
A variety of
tasks in all departments
                                                      

Personal
Traits:                   

X.                  
Resourceful and
driven                                                                                              

XI.                 
Strong
communication and writing skills

XII.               
Innovative
thinking and creative problem solving

XIII.              
Strong
organizational and time management skills

XIV.             
Fast learner

XV.               
Ability to
multitask under pressure

XVI.             
High degree of
personal confidence and time management

XVII.            
Self-motivated

XVIII.          
Work within a
highly collaborative team environment

XIX.             
In good physical
shape, candidate must be able to lift 35lbs.

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