Commis de Rang

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The food and beverage department is looking for a Commis de Rang to join the team.

Situated in Evershot in the heart of the Dorset countryside close to Dorchester and Yeovil, Summer Lodge Country House Hotel, a member of Relais and Chateaux, is a leading five hotel comprising 24 bedrooms and suites, a 3 AA Rosette restaurant, spa, heated indoor swimming pool, tennis court, and renowned for providing unrivalled levels of personal service.

Key responsibilities of the Commis de Rang include:

  • Ensuring prompt and professional guest service
  • Setting up tables to the correct standards
  • Ensuring that the mise en place is sufficient and to the standard required
  • Being familiar with the a la carte menu, tasting menu, room service items and cheese board at all times
  • Assisting the Chef de Rangs with restaurant/lounge service when required
  • Assisting the bar and lounge team with serving canapés to guests

This position has excellent progression opportunities within renowned Red Carnation Hotel Collection, a company providing the perfect opportunity to those who are looking for an exciting career and job security within the Hotel industry. The ideal candidate for the Commis de Rang position will enjoy working within a friendly and productive team and have excellent communication skills. This is a fulltime position, working five days a week between Monday and Sunday.

The ideal candidate for the Commis de Rang should:

  • Have previous Commis de Rang experience within a four or five star hotel or fine dining restaurant
  • Have basic knowledge of food and beverage
  • Be well spoken with excellent communication skills
  • Be eligible to to work in the UK
  • Portray professional standards at all times
  • Have great attention to detail
  • Have a friendly, bubbly and flexible attitude
  • Communicate effectively in English

We are looking for a friendly person who loves hosting and interacting with people and has good attention to detail. Accommodation is available on site.

The Red Carnation Hotel Collection Benefits:

  • 28 paid holidays per annum inclusive of bank holidays, which increases with years of service
  •  Complimentary dry cleaning of business attire
  •  Complimentary meals on duty
  •  Discounted rates with Red Carnation Hotel Collection and The Travel Corporation 
  •  Season ticket loan after 6 months service
  •  Salary exchange schemes, such as childcare vouchers and cycle-to work scheme
  •  Professional training and development opportunities
  •  Employee Assistance Programme

Red Carnation Hotels Collection provides an opportunity for long-term career prospects and is recognised as number 8 of the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For 2014. As a result we can confidently promise you will reach your full career potential! We are also proud to be recognised with a Gold Standard Award Investors in People - the first company to gain this award on a worldwide basis.