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Cook 2 Cabana Cafe

Position Overview

Who we are

Our Hotels

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. 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., which is 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.

EOE: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity.

ADA: The employer will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disability Act.  



Your future, our legacy


The Beverly Hills Hotel

Division & Department

Food & Beverage - Kitchen

Job Title

Cook 2 Cabana Cafe

Contract Type



Full time

Position Overview

Our Cook-2s are the culinary magicians of our hotel! Entrusted with ensuring proper portion, arrangement, and food garnish to be served. Though skillfully trained, they never lose sight of their ultimate reasonability, to create lifelong memories for our guests.


What you'll get

As a Cook 2 at The Beverly Hills Hotel, here are just some of the great benefits you will receive: 


• Complimentary stays with breakfast included in all 9 Dorchester Collection hotels – stay twice a year at each hotel!


• 50% off at bars and restaurants within all of our Dorchester Collection hotels


• World class development opportunities (Service Excellence Training, Diversity Equity Inclusion & Belonging Trainings, Monthly Lunch & Learns)


• Social events throughout the year, including Quarterly Employee Appreciation Day events, Quarterly Employee Awards, Annual End of Year Gala


• Free Meals on Duty OR Workday Lunches in the form of a prepaid contactless card


• Exclusive Access to a discount platform featuring 1000s of retailers


• Competitive Medical, Dental, Vision Benefit


• Competitive retirement scheme


As a Cook 2 at The Beverly Hills Hotel, your compensation will be $24.00 per hour.

What you'll do

A day in the life of our  Cook-2’s… it demands high levels of energy in order to keep up. They need consistency even though the days are never alike; and creativity to tackle daily tasks. Listing all of the tasks that our Cook 2 accomplish would be lengthy but the list below is essential to know.  

• Closely monitor portion sizing to ensure consistency.


• Assist in maintaining all logs and checklists for State and Internal audits.


• Assist for creating new tasting/menu items for Private pool bar area.


• Assist for updating recipe books with proper procedures.


 • Assist for protein/plate counts for service.


• Assist for (Preventative) Maintenance log in Chef’s office with engineering team.


• Thorough check of all walk-ins to ensure proper storage and rotation.


• Expert in plating using proper service ware.


• Responsible for shift line-ups, if Cook 1 (supervisor) is not available, informing F&B staff of specials and menu items no longer available.


• Ensure storerooms are in excellent condition, maintaining/delegating maintenance when necessary.


• Sometimes our guests have special requests involving dietary and/or allergy restrictions. Our Cook-2’s offer suggestions of ways to improve guests’ experiences through new food offerings and ideas to drive revenue  and even create special dishes for occasions such as birthdays and weddings. Most of these requests are fulfilled by our Cook-2s. 


• Our hotels are truly luxury hotels. This requires preventing and correcting the imperfections and blemishes that tend to come up. Our Cook-2s  are relied upon to report these and work with several other positions to correct.  Communication is what keeps our departments running perfectly. Our Cook-2s must communicate with other departments and extended hotel team in order to ensure the alignment remains.


The items shared are essential. However, to ensure consistency, our Cook-2s  are provided with specifics on how we care for their department and our hotel.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  Must be able to bend, stoop, squat and stretch to fulfill cleaning tasks occasionally. 

What you'll bring

• All of our employees are ambassadors of our Vision, Values and culture. Our Cook-2s  do this with all they do.


• English is the primary language used in our hotel. Our Cook-2s must feel comfortable communicating in this language.   


• Attention to detail is critical for our this role.


• We pride in nurturing an environment where Working Together is a must. Our Cook-2s  are our biggest champions of this.


• Our hotels operate nonstop, this require flexibility from everyone on the team.



Position location

Job Location



9641 Sunset Blvd 90210 Beverly Hills