"Golden Nugget Lake Charles is a luxury casino-resort that opened in December 2014. The property contains nearly 1,100 well-appointed hotel rooms and suites with private balconies available.
It sports an eighteen-hole championship golf course, a private beach and marina, and a luxurious pool complex with private cabanas, a waterslide and lazy river. Patrons enjoy a 2000-seat entertainment showroom, variety of meeting spaces, retail shopping from fine jewelry to resort wear, and a number of Landry's signature restaurants. The Golden Nugget also includes a world-class casino with more than 70 table games, a poker room, and 1600 of the newest slot machines.
We offer an abundance of premier employment opportunities in hotel, restaurant, finance, marketing, entertainment, casino management and much more. If your skills and talents are a match for our needs, we can open the door to your next career opportunity!
Fertitta Entertainment through its various subsidiaries and affiliate companies is a national, diversified gaming, restaurant, hospitality, entertainment and retail organization. We own and operate the Golden Nugget Hotels and Casinos located in Las Vegas and Laughlin, Nevada, Atlantic City, New Jersey and Biloxi, Mississippi.
We are also one of the largest full-service restaurant operators in the United States with over 420 locations in over 35 states and 15 countries. We operate restaurants primarily under the names of Rainforest Cafe, Saltgrass Steakhouse, Landry's Seafood House, Chart House, The Oceanaire Seafood Room, Bubba Gump, Morton's The Steakhouse, McCormick's & Schmick's and Claim Jumper and Mastros, plus our upscale signature group of restaurants which include Vic & Anthony's, Grotto and more. We are also engaged in the ownership and operation of select hospitality/entertainment businesses, which include hotels, such as the San Luis Resort, Spa and Convention Center in Galveston, Texas, aquarium complexes, the Kemah Boardwalk, a 40-acre amusement, entertainment and retail complex in Kemah, Texas and the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier in Galveston, Texas."
The Buffet Chef Prepares food at an assigned buffet station according to customer requests and available ingredients. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures.
Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. In addition, the Buffet Chef ensures excellence in guest satisfaction through a commitment to a "Do Whatever It Takes" attitude, and a hands-on, lead by example style.
Prefer a minimum of two years (or greater) of experience in related establishments
Experience in convention servicing and/or meeting planning.
Ability to understand high-volume operations.
Ability to be a self-starter.
Possess strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
Ability to walk, stand and/or bend continuously to perform essential job functions.
Ability to work under pressure and deal with stressful situations during busy periods.
Culinary degree a plus, but not necessary.
Additional Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Must have solid planning, time management, decision-making, organization, and interpersonal skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
The ability to thrive in a fast-paced multi-tasking, hands-on environment. Ability to establish and maintain a positive and professional working relationship with all individuals. Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, and Outlook. Ability to work overtime, irregular hours and occasionally travel.