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Chief Steward

Job No: STAM2018121557
Location: Brisbane

Chief Steward

  • Excellent Salary Package & Employee Benefits
  • Freedom to manage your Team and make an impact
  • Opportunities for progression within the organisation


About Us

Perfectly located on the banks of the river and a stones throw to the Botanic Gardens, the Stamford Plaza is Brisbane’s finest 5 Star luxury Hotel and the flagship for Stamford Hotels & Resorts. Our unique location is second to none in the Brisbane market, with all 252-guest rooms featuring stunning river views. The Hotel houses eight magnificent function rooms used to hold an array of Corporate, Special Events & Weddings and additionally hosts a variety of busy food and beverage outlets. To find out more about us and to see what we have to offer please visit our website:


About the Role

We are currently seeking an experienced, hardworking and organised Chief Steward to lead the Stewarding Team within our Kitchen Brigade at Stamford Plaza. In this position you will be responsible for maintaining and co-ordinating the cleanliness of the kitchen in an efficient and economical manner. You will take charge of training and developing the Stewarding Team to ensure the smooth and efficient running of operations within our kitchens.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare rosters for Kitchen Stewards in accordance with the operational needs and in line with budget
  • Delegate and supervise the duties of the Kitchen Stewards
  • Ensure adequate levels of crockery, cutlery, glassware etc. are maintained in each food and beverage outlet
  • Train staff appropriately to ensure that all standards are maintained to the highest level with special emphasis on cleanliness, use of machines and equipment, chemical identification and dangers
  • Schedule the cleaning of all kitchens and other areas of responsibility.
  • Assist Stewards in general cleaning, dishwashing etc.
  • Flexible with shifts as per operational requirements


Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience in a similar role preferably within a 5 Star Hotel
  • Experience in leading, managing and motivating a team
  • Must have excellent teamwork skills and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Must have legal rights to work in Australia


Culture and Benefits

Our 'Knight's Head' Logo is conceived from our founder Sir Stamford's family crest and symbolises the core values that unify all members of our company. We believe our people are our greatest asset and we therefore strive to reward, retain and develop passionate and success-orientated professionals at all levels. As a team member with us you can expect to receive;

  • Excellent Salary Package & Employee Benefits
  • The opportunity to work with Industry Professionals
  • Free Staff Meals
  • Uniforms and Laundry
  • Food & beverage discounts in all F&B outlets within the Hotels


Stamford Hotels & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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