Banquet Culinarian

Wilmington, OH

The Roberts Convention Centre is currently seeking a Banquet Culinarian to join our culinary team! This position requires individuals committed to creating a quality product and providing an exceptional guest experience. Candidates must have flexible availability evenings, weekends, and holidays.  NEW starting wage of $15.00 per hour!

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Butchering of meat and seafood needed for banquets, weddings or parties.
  • Broil and grill all meats on the menu when ordered.
  • Prepare sauces and accompanying garnishes for all broiled and grilled menu items.
  • Cleans and sanitizes the kitchen.
  • Assists in other areas of the kitchen as needed.
  • Maintains the walk-in coolers for organization and freshness.
  • Adheres to state and local health and safety regulations.
  • Maintains the highest sanitary standards.
  • Maintains safety and security in work station.
  • Maintains a high level of professionalism, and stands as a mentor to other cooks and stewards.
  • Long hours sometimes required.
  • Medium work-exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and /or 80 pounds of force frequently.
  • Constantly lift, carry, bend, push, pull or otherwise move objects.
  • Ability to stand for long hours at the time.
  • Convey information and ideas clearly.
  • Maintain composure and objectivity under pressure.
  • Must be effective in handling problems in the workplace, including anticipating, preventing, identifying and solving problems as necessary.
  • Listen to, understand and clarify concerns and issues raised by team members and guests.
  • All other duties as assigned by management


Required Skills:

  • Ability to properly prepare and follow recipes.
  • Demonstrated excellence in portion and presentation standards.
  • Relevant culinary skills
  • ServSafe Certified.


 Required Experience:

  • 2-3 years experience in an upscale banquet kitchen.
  • High School Diploma.
  • Culinary school preferred.

The Roberts Convention Centre is managed by Columbus Hospitality Management, a company committed to providing quality service and memorable guest experiences in a positive and welcoming work environment. We are focused on supporting the needs of our team through our commitment to the family/work life balance and by providing development opportunities.

We are proud to be a Drug Free Workplace/EOE. All applicants will be required to submit to a background check prior to employment.