Nov 12, 2018

Island Attendant Kitchen

  • Royal Caribbean LTD
  • CocoCay (Royal Caribbean), The Bahamas
Contract Worker Entry Level Food and Beverage Restaurant & Food Service

Job Description

Island Attendant Kitchen

Perfect opportunities begin with Perfect Day!

Combine your experience and sense of adventure by joining our exciting team of employees in CocoCay, Bahamas. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. is pleased to offer a competitive compensation & benefits package, and excellent career development opportunities, each offering unique ways to explore the world.

Position Summary:

The Island Attendant is responsible for the preparation, support and service in the F&B venues as designated by the Venue Supervisor. To ensure full Island preparedness prior to a ship call day to ensure venues and kitchens are full equipped with the appropriate flatware, equipment and utensils in clean, orderly and stocked condition. Responsible for supporting bar and service operations by performing the following essential duties and responsibilities.

This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the Island employee occupying this position. Employees may be required to perform any other job-related duties assigned by their supervisor or management. All duties and responsibilities are to be performed in accordance with the Company's Safety, Quality and Environmental standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • All duties and responsibilities are to be performed in accordance with Royal Caribbean International’s Royal Way Experience, SQM standards, USPH guidelines, environmental, and safety policies.    
  • Each Island employee may be required to perform other functions in various venues in accordance with Royal Caribbean International’s philosophy of The Royal Way, each employee conducts oneself in a professional and courteous manner at all times. This consists of physical and verbal interactions with guests or fellow employees.
  • Maintains the cleanliness of the kitchen and service areas and follows proper washing and sanitation of, work areas, utensils, pantries, floors, equipment, etc. Washes worktables, walls, refrigerators, equipment and all related surfaces and counters.
  • Sweeps and mops floor.
  • Utilizes proper USPH sanitation procedures at all times.
  • Segregates and removes trash and garbage and places it in designated containers.
  • Steam cleans or hoses out garbage cans.
  • Collects used utensils and transports them to the galley.
  • Places utensils in the proper racks or on conveyor to dishwashing machine.
  • Operates washing machine according to instructions. Returns clean items to their appropriate places according to handling procedures.
  • Understand and have knowledge to demonstrate appropriate procedures for use of: Three Bucket System, Dish and Port Washing, Recording of dishwasher and ware washing temperatures.
  • Understand the use of a thermometer and temperatures required for a three compartment sink vs. dish and pot washing machines.
  • Know how to calibrate a thermometer.
  • Know and practice the companies recycle and re-use procedures and all procedures around safe equipment handling and garbage separation.
  • Ensures an adequate supply of equipment is on hand at all times.
  • Retrieves glassware from central location and restocks as needed. Utilizes proper USPH procedures at all times.
  • Collects and transports a variety of supplies between storage and work areas.
  • Places items in the appropriate location in the bar.
  • Attends meetings, training activities, courses and all other work-related activities as required.
  • Opening and Closing procedure for each venue assigned.
  • Record Logs as required.
  • Ensuring all damage of equipment is reported immediately.
  • Performs related duties as required. This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the shipboard employee occupying this position. Island employees will be required to perform any other job-related duties assigned by their supervisor or management.

Qualifications:

  • Previous utility or cleaning experience in a 4 or 5 star restaurant, hotel, lounge, cruise ship etc. preferred.
  • Ability to work independently and assess bar needs for restocking.
  • Completion of high school or basic education equivalency preferred.
  • Ability to identify bar glassware and bar supplies.
  • Basic knowledge of bar equipment (blenders, flash blenders, ice machines)
  • Ability to collect and transport supplies from various locations throughout the vessel.
  • Completion of high school or basic education equivalency preferred.
  • Ability to speak additional languages such as Spanish, French, German, Italian, or Portuguese is preferred.

Language Requirements:

  • Ability to speak English clearly, distinctly, and cordially with guests.
  • Ability to speak additional languages such as Spanish, French, German, Italian, or Portuguese is preferred.
  • Ability to read and write English in order to understand and interpret written procedures. This includes the ability to give and receive instructions in written and verbal forms and to effectively present information and respond to questions from guests, supervisors, and co-workers.

Physical Requirements:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand for long periods of time; walk; use hands to touch, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear; and taste or smell. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • All Island employees must be physically able to participate in emergency procedures and drills.
  • Full use and range of arms and legs as well as full visual, verbal and hearing abilities are required to receive and give instructions in the event of an emergency Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to work in a hot and humid environment while standing for long periods.

Join us at Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., where great vacations begin with great employees!

RCL is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.