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Food and Beverage Assistant

Killeavy Castle Estate is seeking a Food and Beverage Assistant for this award winning 4-star hotel. 


Experienced and motivated Food and Beverage Assistant to join our team.  In your role of Food and Beverage Assistant, you will be responsible for being part of the food and beverage operation within the Hotel and reporting to the Bar and Restaurant Manager.  


In your role of Food and Beverage Assistant, you will be responsible for operating the food and beverage operation function within the Hotel working with senior level management and the Deputy General Manager to ensure the constant delivery of the core mission and values of Killeavy Castle Estate.  To be successful in this role the ideal candidate will enjoy the prospect of working in a fast-paced, busy working environment and, ideally, have experience in a busy 4* property.


Role Objective;


Working as part of the food and beverage team, the Food and Beverage Assistant will provide the highest level of service in a customer focused environment.  The successful candidate will have a minimum of one years’ experience, preferably in the hospitality industry.  You will possess excellent interpersonal, communication skills and will enjoy building good working relationships.

Important Information
Date Posted: 1st September 2021
Closing Date: 17th September 2021
Industry: Hospitality
Job Type: Full time
Salary: Based on Experience

About the role

  • Key Duties include;

    • Operating effective restaurant and bar service with an emphasis on high quality, efficient service.
    • Monitoring brand service standards, implementation, training of these and continuous evaluation
    • Set-up of the various outlets in accordance with the pre-determined standards of the operation
    • Compliance with licensing regulations and hotel procedures relating to the restaurant and service of alcoholic beverages
    • Demonstrate a perfect knowledge of all food served in the various outlets throughout the Estate and how various dishes are prepared and presented.
    • Ensure compliance with all Company Health and Safety, and Fire Regulations and procedures.
    • Present a cohesive image and adhere to the correct standards of appearance
    • Ensure the highest standards of service are given at all times
    • Maximise revenue and increase average spend per person through upselling and high customer service standards
    • Other duties as requested by management.
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What you will need

Required criteria

  • Self-motivated and have the ability to prioritise work.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Have the ability to multi-task in fast-paced environment.
  • One years’ experience, preferably in the hospitality industry

Desired criteria

    Professional skills you’ll need for this job opportunity

    Food Service Skills

    Food Service Skills

    Banqueting Skills

    Banqueting Skills

    Exceptional Customer Service Skills

    Exceptional Customer Service Skills

    Killeavy Castle Estate

    Today, the Killeavy Castle Estate comprises our 19th century Castle, a four-star boutique-style Hotel with 45 guestrooms in our restored Mill and Coach House, and a three guestroom luxury self-catering Gatelodge.

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    Our mission was to fully restore Killeavy Castle Estate, so that locals and visitors alike could enjoy it for generations to come. In 2019, we opened the Killeavy Castle to the public as a historic hotel, wedding venue, spa and visitor attraction. Today, the Killeavy Castle Estate comprises our 19th century Castle, a 4* boutique style Hotel with 45 guestrooms in our restored Mill and Coach House, and a three guestroom luxury self catering Gatelodge.  Our guests can also enjoy our fine dining restaurant, casual bar, onsite café and luxury spa facilities. Comfort and class are our guiding principles, bringing the opulence of days gone by to everyone who visits our Estate.

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    Opened in July 2019, Killeavy Castle Estate is one of Irelands newest Hospitality locations. Due to success of our service offering we are rapidly growing our workforce and are always looking for talented individuals who thrive in what they do and share in the ethos of Killeavy Castle Estate. We are an equal opportunities employer and all employees are valued for who they are and what they do. It is with the right dedication and determination to deliver first class service that will lead to our success. We have a continuous improvement policy to increase our guest satisfaction, develop our staff whilst protecting our environment through all our daily practices.

    Our benefits

    We are still a young and developing company. This is a great time to join our team and make your mark in the company as we grow you grow. If you are not quite ready to climb the careers ladder, expand your insight and experience of the industry by working in the various departments of Killeavy Castle Estate. You can challenge yourself in a reception-based role, deliver first-class service with first-class dining in our Restaurant, Kitchen, and Bar, learn the Killeavy standards of perfection in our Accommodation department or get involved in our onsite Working Farm.

    Retirement Plan and/or Pension

    Office Perks

    Employee Development Programs

    Employee Discounts

    Free Parking

    Competitive Salary

    Preferential Room Rates

    Family and Friends Rates

    We are a proud diversity ambassador

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    Food and Beverage Assistant

    Today, the Killeavy Castle Estate comprises our 19th century Castle, a four-star boutique-style Hotel with 45 guestrooms in our restored Mill and Coach House, and a three guestroom luxury self-catering Gatelodge.