|Company Name:||The Lana – Dorchester Collection|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|No. Of Vacancies:||1|
We are not just a collection of hotels, but instead a talented community. A family with a shared passion and commitment to, unapologetically, love and breathe who we are every day. An eclectic grouping who really care about each other and our guests; where belonging transcends all else. We do this with a backdrop of extraordinary hotels, steeped in history, glamour and stories, which provide the perfect stage for our people – our Legends – to live our vision –Treasured by Guests, Cherished by Employees, Celebrated Worldwide.
Diversity and Inclusion at Dorchester Collection are core beliefs of our We Care philosophy. The basis of We Care is to create an environment where all of our employees feel valued and respected, allowing positive engagement to prosper. We continually strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusivity is part of our DNA, reflected by our core values of Passion, Personality, Respect, Working Together and Creativity. When submitting your application, please let us know if you require any special accommodations during the interview process.
We care about your career and are known for having the absolute best people in the industry. When you join us as a Barista you start a unique opportunity to become celebrated as the very best in your field. You’ll learn not only from your fellow Legends, but also through our award-winning learning academy, so that you can achieve the highest standards of craft, service, and leadership and become a legend in your own story.
What you’ll get
As a Barista at The Lana, Dorchester Collection Dubai here are just some of the great benefits you will receive:
Competitive Salary Package
World-class Development Opportunities
Complimentary stays with breakfast included in our sister Dorchester Collection hotels. Stay up to twice a year at each hotel!
50% off at bars and restaurants within all of our sister Dorchester Collection hotels
Meals on Duty
Private Medical Insurance
Flight Allowance every 24 months
Shared Company Accommodation
Company provided transportation to and from work
Uniform provided by the Company with complimentary laundry
What you’ll do
You’ll love what you do and take pride in delighting our guests:
You will be responsible for the day-to-day beverage operations of the F&B outlet to ensure our guests receive nothing but the best experience.
Beverages are your passion, you will assist with creating and maintaining the beverage menu’s our hotel will offer, exceeding our guests’ expectations every time with a focus on hot beverages including coffees, teas and others.
You are aware of the latest trends and continuously innovate to ensure our offering remains at the very top of what is being offered around the world.
You will also be in charge of training and mentoring the entire restaurant team with a focus on coffee’s, ensuring their knowledge is second to none and they are able to assist our guests in the best possible way.
Our values of Passion, Personality, Respect, Working Together and Creativity guide us each and every day. As a Barista you’ll have the opportunity to bring these to life and continue to create our legacy.
You are aware of revenue targets and ensuring these are achieved and exceeded, simultaneously all costs are controlled within pre-set budgets including beverage cost and other expenses.
By taking part in a daily team briefing pre-service, you ensure you are well informed of the daily happenings around the hotel as well as the upcoming service.
During your daily routine, you liaise with other departments when required to ensure an immaculate presentation of your outlet and high standards of cleanliness as well as maintenance are upheld at all times including restaurant furniture, equipment, floors, fixtures and fittings.
In collaboration with your service team, you ensure fantastic quality of beverage preparation, presentation and beverage inventory control.
The items shared are the essence of a day in the life of a Barista, but we’ll make sure you are provided with specifics on how we care for our hotel.
What you’ll bring
You’ll bring your unique personality and passion to the role and the team with your can-do spirit and a positive attitude at all times.
You have a talent for delighting guests by leading a team of passionate individuals and striving for excellence.
Communication is what keeps our departments running perfectly. You have great communication skills with a strong customer service ethic.
As a detail orientated and hands-on team player with strong interpersonal skills, you will thrive on mentoring high potential team members to achieve better results and celebrate success within the team.
English is the primary language used in our hotel. You can comfortably communicate in this language. Other languages including Arabic, Italian, French, Spanish or German are highly desirable.
You will have a relevant professional certification or hotel school diploma and bring a wealth of past experience working for luxury hotels and restaurants in the Middle East.