Carmen's Group

We’re a leading hospitality and entertainment brand in Hamilton, Ontario. At the core of our philosophy is a love of people and this sentiment is embodied in the heartfelt care demonstrated for guests, employees, and the community. 

Carmen's Group Hamilton, ON, Canada
Mar 19, 2019
Part time
LINE COOK - HAMILTON CONVENTION CENTRE WAGE: $18.00/hour The Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s is one of Canada’s first full service, privatized  convention and event facilities located in the heart of downtown Hamilton.  It is the largest event venue in the City of Hamilton capable of producing exceptional events. The Hamilton Convention Centre is part of Carmen’s Group; an entertainment and hospitality company committed to creating extraordinary experiences to our clients and guests. If you have the desire to work as a Line Cook, in a venue which produces the largest events in the City of Hamilton and looking to join a team of champions we want to meet you. WHAT CAN WE OFFER? Competitive wage package Flexible work schedule Staff meal program Opportunity to learn and apprentice under a Red Seal Journeyman cook Group RRSP Tip sharing program Hotel Discounts Staff recognition Wellbeing programs Tuition reimbursement of up to $1000 for new culinary graduates once minimum employment term is reached Participation in staff events Opportunities for growth and a chance to play a role in our vision to continue being innovators and industry champions within the Hamilton hospitality community AT THE HAMILTON CONVENTION CENTRE OUR LINE COOKS: Are part of a team that values community and innovation while driving the Carmen’s Group culture contributing to the creating of extraordinary memories for our guests Have a passion for culinary and the opportunity to create signature items from scratch Have the opportunity for continuous learning and culinary development This is the perfect opportunity for someone who is looking for a role in hospitality and has a passion for the culinary industry.  We offer part time opportunities during the day, evenings, late nights as well as weekends.  This is a great role for those who are looking to advance their culinary skills and have a willingness to learn in a fast paced, exciting environment. THE LINE COOKS AT THE HAMILTON CONVENTION CENTRE HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO: Ensure orders are prepared in an accurate and timely manner in accordance to Carmen’s Group standards, focusing on minimizing waste and overall presentation Assure the proper care and maintenance of all food service equipment Perform opening and closing duties as needed Ensure food quality by maintaining high levels of cleanliness, organization, storage and sanitation Take direction from the Executive Chef and Sous Chef Maintain clean and safe work areas utensils and kitchen equipment as needed Communicate with kitchen team Make a difference in the lives of each and every one of our guests by directly contributing to their extraordinary experiences Exercise good judgment and demonstrate leadership abilities Drive positive change in the organization Other duties as assigned LINE COOK POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Extensive knowledge of food handling and sanitation standards 1-2 years’ experience in culinary industry Positive, outgoing and friendly team player Strong problem solving abilities Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment Safe Food Handlers Certificate an asset Culinary trade papers or Red Seal considered an asset Carmen’s group is an entertainment and hospitality company committed to creating extraordinary memories for our guests and clients. Driven by our passion, creativity, innovative thinking, and world class service, we have remained industry champions for over 35 years. We are committed to enriching the lives of our guests through providing one of a kind experiences at each of our venues including Carmen’s Banquet Centre, The Best Western Premier C Hotel by Carmen’s, The Lakeview by Carmen’s, and The Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s. We are devoted to bringing excitement to Hamilton and Southern Ontario, and to enhancing the image of Hamilton with every strategic initiative we pursue. Carmen's Group makes certain there is an equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Carmen's Group will strive to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability during the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources upon scheduling your interview.
Carmen's Group Hamilton, ON, Canada
Mar 19, 2019
Part time
The Best Western Premier C Hotel by Carmen’s is a chic retreat located in Hamilton.  At the heart and soul of the C Hotel’s success is a remarkable team, who have been nationally recognized for their sincere and attentive service, flawless performance and culinary excellence. The Best Western Premier C Hotel by Carmen’s is part of Carmen’s Group; an entertainment and hospitality company committed to creating extraordinary experiences to our clients and guests. If you have the desire to work as a Housekeeper in a boutique hotel, and looking to join a team of champions we want to meet you. AT THE BEST WESTERN PREMIER C HOTEL BY CARMEN’S OUR HOUSEKEEPERS: Have a passion for customer service and cleanliness to ensure we exceed the expectations of every guest while living the Carmen’s Group values Work in a busy and dynamic environment, on a supporting team where we provide a warm, engaging and personalized experience for our guests to achieve exceeded results. This is the perfect opportunity for someone who is looking for a role in the hospitality industry and enjoys cleaning.   We offer part time opportunities during the daytime as well as weekends.  This is a great role for those who are looking to interact with guests and have a willingness to learn in a fast paced, exciting environment. THE HOUSEKEEPERS AT THE BEST WESTERN PREMIER C HOTEL BY CARMEN’S HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO: Provide a warm, engaging and personalized experience for our guests Respond to guest requests in a timely manner Provide daily cleaning and sanitation per Best Western standards to ensure a safe and clean experience for hotel guests, employees and vendors, including but not limited to; guest rooms, public spaces, and public corridors Ensure all lost and found items are properly documented and communicated Replenish amenities, linens and supplies in guest rooms Maintain housekeeping carts, storage rooms and equipment Ensure confidentiality and security of guest rooms, their belongings and hotel property Communicate with Housekeeping Supervisor & Manager regarding room status, guest requests and upkeep/repair issues Make a difference in the lives of each and every one of our guests by directly contributing to their extraordinary experiences Exercise good judgment and demonstrate leadership abilities Drive positive change in the organization and Housekeeping team Other duties as assigned HOUSEKEEPER POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Friendly, professional and customer service focused Positive, outgoing and friendly team player Ability to tolerate cleaning products Reliable with strong attention to detail Clean criminal background check Ability to work independently and part of a team with minimal supervision Availability to work during the day and weekends required Experience in Housekeeping/cleaning an asset WHAT CAN WE OFFER? Competitive wage package Flexible work schedule Staff recognition, years of service rewards Group RRSP Hotel discounts Wellbeing programs Participation in staff events Opportunities for growth and a chance to play a role in our vision to continue being innovators and industry champions within the Hamilton hospitality community Carmen’s Group is an entertainment and hospitality company committed to creating extraordinary memories for our guests and clients. Driven by our passion, creativity, innovative thinking, and world class service, we have remained industry champions for over 35 years. We are committed to enriching the lives of our guests through providing one of a kind experiences at each of our venues including Carmen’s Banquet Centre, The Best Western Premier C Hotel by Carmen’s, The Lakeview by Carmen’s, and The Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s. We are devoted to bringing excitement to Hamilton and Southern Ontario, and to enhancing the image of Hamilton with every strategic initiative we pursue. Carmen's Group makes certain there is an equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Carmen's Group will strive to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability during the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources upon scheduling your interview.
Carmen's Group Hamilton, ON, Canada
Feb 27, 2019
Part time
Carmen’s Banquet Centre is an elegant venue that has served as a Hamilton landmark for over 35 years. Carmen’s Banquet Centre creates a grand, elegant and timeless setting for any event. Carmen’s Banquet Centre is part of Carmen’s Group; an entertainment and hospitality company committed to creating extraordinary experiences to our clients and guests. Carmen’s Banquet Centre sets the stage for events, whether they are corporate functions or classic, chic weddings.  If you have the desire to enter the world of event management and work on the Décor and Set up team, while looking to join a team of champions we want to meet you. AT CARMEN’S BANQUET CENTRE OUR DÉCOR AND SET UP PERSONNEL: Are confident and enthusiastic about their role in creating memories for our guests. Work in a welcoming and romantic environment where we lead by example and work as a team of champions to achieve results. Play an integral part in making the guest’s vision come to life by transforming the event spaces with décor, furniture, linens and other accessories This is the perfect opportunity for someone who is looking to work in the hospitality and event industry and enjoys weddings and events. We offer part time opportunities with early morning, overnight and weekends.  This is a great role for those who are looking to balance other work and/or school commitments in a fast paced, exciting environment. THE DÉCOR AND SET UP PERSONNEL AT CARMEN’S BANQUET CENTRE HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO: Ensure the client’s ideas come to life, by setting up each event space to reflect their vision Prepare event spaces by moving, arranging and setting up furniture as per event contact Decorate head table and all presentation tables with linens and/or skirting and/or any accent pieces Complete setting of guest tables included but not limited to: linens, charger plates, dishware, flatware, glassware, centerpieces and napkins Set up tables and chairs based on the number of guests attending the event Tear down of tables, chairs and décor after event commences Learn the details of décor offerings for various events Take direction from the Banquet Manager Ensure all items placed on tables are clean and in accordance to Carmen’s Group standards Keep décor storage room clean and organized Communicate with Décor and Set Up team Make a difference in the lives of each and every one of our guests by directly contributing to their extraordinary experiences Exercise good judgment and demonstrate leadership abilities Drive positive change in the organization Other duties as assigned DÉCOR AND SET UP PERSONNEL POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Friendly, professional and customer service focused Positive, outgoing and friendly team player Ability to work independently Strong problem solving abilities Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to work well under pressure Strong attention to detail Hospitality experience an asset Transportation required Ability to work early morning shifts required WHAT CAN WE OFFER? Competitive wage package Flexible work schedule Staff recognition, years of service rewards Group RRSP Hotel discounts Staff recognition Wellbeing programs Participation in staff events Opportunities for growth and a chance to play a role in our vision to continue being innovators and industry champions within the Hamilton hospitality community Carmen’s Group is an entertainment and hospitality company committed to creating extraordinary memories for our guests and clients. Driven by our passion, creativity, innovative thinking, and world class service, we have remained industry champions for over 35 years. We are committed to enriching the lives of our guests through providing one of a kind experiences at each of our venues including Carmen’s Banquet Centre, The Best Western Premier C Hotel by Carmen’s, The Lakeview by Carmen’s, and The Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s. We are devoted to bringing excitement to Hamilton and Southern Ontario, and to enhancing the image of Hamilton with every strategic initiative we pursue. Carmen's Group makes certain there is an equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Carmen's Group will strive to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability during the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources upon scheduling your interview.
Carmen's Group Baci Ristorante, Stone Church Road East, Hamilton, ON, Canada
Feb 27, 2019
Part time
Baci Ristorante, located in the Best Western Premier C Hotel by Carmen’s is a modern and upbeat Italian restaurant.  Baci Ristorante has an open style kitchen and central wood burning oven which provides an intimate gathering place for guests and patrons.  Baci Ristorante is part of Carmen’s Group; an entertainment and hospitality company committed to creating extraordinary experiences to our clients and guests. If you have the desire to work as a Junior Sous Chef in a modern intimate Italian restaurant and looking to join a team of champions we want to meet you. AT BACI RISTORANTE OUR JUNIOR SOUS CHEF: Be part of a team that values community and innovation while driving the Carmen’s Group culture contributing to the creating of extraordinary memories for our guests Facilitate the continued training and education of the Baci Ristorante staff in food production and service Have a passion for culinary and the opportunity to create signature items from scratch Have the opportunity for continuous learning, culinary development and apprentice under a Red Seal Journeyman cook This is the perfect opportunity for someone who is looking for a role in hospitality and has a passion for the culinary industry.  We offer a full time opportunity.  This is a great role for those who are looking to advance their culinary skills and have a willingness to learn in a fast paced, exciting environment. THE JUNIOR SOUS CHEF AT BACI RISTORANTE HAS THE OPPORTUNITY TO: Ensure orders are prepared in an accurate and timely manner in accordance to Baci Ristorante’s standards, focusing on minimizing waste and overall presentation Assure the proper care and maintenance of all food service equipment Perform opening and closing duties as needed Ensure food quality by maintaining high levels or cleanliness, organization, storage and sanitation Take direction from the Sous Chef and Executive Chef Learn the details of menu offerings for breakfast, lunch and dinner Maintain clean and safe work areas utensils and kitchen equipment as needed Work in a bright open concept kitchen with a wood fire pizza oven Communicate with kitchen team Make a difference in the lives of each and every one of our guests by directly contributing to their extraordinary experiences Exercise good judgment and demonstrate leadership abilities Drive positive change in the organization Administrative duties as needed Other duties as assigned JUNIOR SOUS CHEF POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Extensive knowledge of food handling and sanitation standards Self-motivated, self-directed individual who requires minimal supervision  Minimum two years’ experience in a similar position Background in Italian cuisine Positive, outgoing and friendly team player Strong problem solving abilities Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment Safe Food Handlers Certificate an asset Post- secondary education in a culinary program or Red Seal designation considered an asset WHAT CAN WE OFFER? Competitive wage package Part-time hours Benefit package after probationary period Flexible work schedule Staff meal program Opportunity to learn and apprentice under a Red Seal Journeyman cook Group RRSP Tip sharing program Hotel Discounts Staff recognition Wellbeing programs Tuition reimbursement of up to $1000 for new culinary graduates once minimum employment term is reached Participation in staff events Opportunities for growth and a chance to play a role in our vision to continue being innovators and industry champions within the Hamilton hospitality community Carmen’s group is an entertainment and hospitality company committed to creating extraordinary memories for our guests and clients. Driven by our passion, creativity, innovative thinking, and world class service, we have remained industry champions for over 35 years. We are committed to enriching the lives of our guests through providing one of a kind experiences at each of our venues including Carmen’s Banquet Centre, The Best Western Premier C Hotel by Carmen’s, The Lakeview by Carmen’s, and The Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s. We are devoted to bringing excitement to Hamilton and Southern Ontario, and to enhancing the image of Hamilton with every strategic initiative we pursue. Carmen's Group makes certain there is an equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Carmen's Group will strive to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability during the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources upon scheduling your interview.
Carmen's Group Hamilton, ON, Canada
Feb 22, 2019
Part time
Carmen’s Banquet Centre is an elegant venue that has served as a Hamilton landmark for over 35 years. Carmen’s Banquet Centre creates a grand, elegant and timeless setting for any event. Carmen’s Banquet Centre is part of Carmen’s Group; an entertainment and hospitality company committed to creating extraordinary experiences to our clients and guests. We currently have a part-time banquet service opportunity available with daytime and evening availability, both mid-week and on weekends. Carmen’s Banquet Centre is located on Stone Church Road East with access to HSR routes and a stop in front of our venue. If you have the desire to work as a professional Server in an upscale environment, and looking to join a team of champions we want to meet you. AT CARMEN’S BANQUET CENTRE OUR BANQUET SERVERS: Are confident and enthusiastic about their role in creating memories for our guests. Work in a welcoming and exhilarating environment where we lead by example and work as a team of champions to achieve results. This is the perfect opportunity for someone who is looking for a professional serving role and enjoys entertaining.   We offer part time opportunities during daytime, evening, midweek and weekends.  This is a great role for those who are looking to balance other work and/or school commitments in a fast paced, exciting environment. THE BANQUET SERVERS AT CARMEN’S BANQUET CENTRE HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO: Get to know the guests; be able to comfortably answer any questions a guest may have; ensure guest satisfaction throughout meal service and event Learn the details of menu offerings for various events Deliver and serve food and beverages including, but not limited to, meals, condiments and accompaniments Assist others with side work including, but not limited to, clearing glasses and dishware Communicate any additional meal requirements or special request to the kitchen Make a difference in the lives of each and every one of our guests by directly contributing to their extraordinary experiences Exercise good judgment and demonstrate leadership abilities Drive positive change in the organization BANQUET SERVER POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Friendly, professional and customer service focused Positive, outgoing and friendly team player Ability to build rapport quickly with guests Banquet serving experience an asset Smart Serve Certification an asset WHAT CAN WE OFFER? Competitive wage package Flexible work schedule Staff recognition, years of service rewards Group RRSP Hotel discounts Wellbeing programs Participation in staff events Opportunities for growth and a chance to play a role in our vision to continue being innovators and industry champions within the Hamilton hospitality community Carmen’s Group is an entertainment and hospitality company committed to creating extraordinary memories for our guests and clients. Driven by our passion, creativity, innovative thinking, and world class service, we have remained industry champions for over 35 years. We are committed to enriching the lives of our guests through providing one of a kind experiences at each of our venues including Carmen’s Banquet Centre, The Best Western Premier C Hotel by Carmen’s, The Lakeview by Carmen’s, and The Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s. We are devoted to bringing excitement to Hamilton and Southern Ontario, and to enhancing the image of Hamilton with every strategic initiative we pursue. Carmen's Group makes certain there is an equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Carmen's Group will strive to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability during the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources upon scheduling your interview.