The Williams Inn

101 Spring Street

Williamstown, MA 01267


Cook

Come for a JOB, stay for a CAREER.

ABOUT US

At Waterford Hotel Group we pride ourselves on cultivating a workplace that feels like home and brings out the best in you, each and every day. We will celebrate your successes, appreciate your strengths, and offer an environment where each of us can truly be ourselves. We provide competitive compensation and benefits, a tight-knit and supportive work environment, plus numerous opportunities for professional development and advancement. Come for a JOB, stay for a CAREER.

Cook Overview:

This position will be responsible for cooking large volumes of food for events such as meetings and weddings as well as preparing items for an a la carte kitchen.  They are responsible for reading food tickets, banquet event orders for specific needs of events. Assisting the Executive chef in ordering, preparing inventory and any food preparation needed. Must have a working knowledge of food sanitation, nutrition, and allergies cross contamination. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring the kitchen and prep areas are set up and stocked.

  • Prepare meals in a timely and professional manner.

  • Compiling and assessing inventory, report discrepancies to management. 

  • Maintaining and following all health and safety guidelines.

  • Time management skills.

  • Problem solving skills.

Job Requirements:

If you are interested in kickstarting your career in the hotel industry and have the following skills, we would love to speak with you:

  • keen eye for detail, time management and great customer service skills.

  • Pleasant and friendly demeanor.

  • Able to work as a team and independently. 

  • Flexible working hours.

  • Ability to work with little or no supervision while meeting high-performance standards.

  • Physical mobility and stamina.

  • Must be able to pass a background check

  • Ability to follow instructions.

WATERFORD HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Health Insurance is available on the first of the month after hire!

We value the health and wellness of you and your family. Full time associates can enroll in medical, dental and vision coverage and part-time associates averaging 17.5 hours a week can enroll in dental and vision coverageEveryone’s needs are different and there is something for everyone with numerous supplemental insurances to choose from.

We know that life gets in the way, and YOU deserve to recharge.

Full-time associates receive paid time off within the first 90 days of employment.  We also offer paid holidays for eligible associates.  If you stick with us for five years or more, enjoy paid days off for your Birthday and Employment Anniversary date! 

EXCITING EXTRAS

On Demand Pay- Why wait for pay day – get your pay when you need it 24/7.

Pet Insurance- We cover the whole family, and all associates are eligible for discounted pet insurance.

401k Plan-  Nobody wants to work forever, start planning for your future now.

Hotel Discounts- It’s one of the biggest industry perks.

Shoes for Crews- All associates are eligible for a shoe subsidy through Shoes for Crews.

For more information, please visit our website at waterfordhotelgroup.com

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The Williams Inn

64 Room Hotel

Welcome To The Williams Inn

A Williamstown, MA Inn

Embrace the beauty of the Northern Berkshires as you discover The Williams Inn, an upscale lodging experience located in the heart of Williamstown. Our hotel is surrounded by the art and culture of the Berkshires region and connects visitors to a wide variety of local area attractions.

Your Williamstown experience is anchored by our Spring Street location offering easy access to local shopping and dining, as well as the nearby Williams College, Clark Art Institute, MASS MoCA, and Williamstown Theatre Festival.

Our new inn features 64 well-appointed guest rooms with a contemporary design reflective of the architecture of local area farmhouses. Through our commitment to environmental sustainability, our new three-story inn has embraced leading energy-saving features to reduce energy consumption by more than 40 percent.

After arriving, we invite you to dine at The Barn, our signature restaurant offering seasonal locally sourced cuisine and a craft bar. Additional property highlights include a fitness center and flexible meeting and event spaces that can accommodate up to 390 guests. This modern meeting space features a transitional inside-outside area that sets the stage for one-of-a-kind events.