Fogo Island Inn
Job Description
Fogo Island Inn is an initiative of Shorefast, whose mission is to build cultural and economic resilience on Fogo Island and promote community well-being by building and sharing new models of economic development. By ‘holding on and reaching out’, Shorefast works with hospitality, art, technology, business, and design to enhance and share the natural assets of place.

Job Description

The Steward, based at the Fogo Island Inn, will excel in a fast-paced and energetic environment. The Steward will be responsible for the cleanliness and organization of kitchen storage areas.
General responsibilities
  • Setup of station for shift and cleaning of station and kitchen following end of service
  • Safe handling of cleaning chemicals and cleaning tools
  • Maintain and enforce sanitation standards set by Chef and Management Team
  • Exercises care and ensures proper maintenance of kitchen equipment in their area
  • Respects and maintains the ingredients and tools which are provided
  • Responsible for staying informed of upcoming events and changes
  • Other responsibilities as necessary to enhance the guest experience


The ideal candidate:
  • Experience in using cutting tools, cookware, and bakeware.
  • Deep appreciation for order and cleanliness.
  • Very good communication skills with a positive attitude
  • Excellent physical condition and stamina, ability to lift 40 lbs
  • Ability to adapt and react quickly to fluid situations while maintaining a positive attitude.

Additional Information

What we offer:
  • An engaged, highly supportive, and collaborative environment
  • The opportunity to work and live in a thriving social entrepreneurship
  • A commitment to recruiting, promoting, and training qualified individuals at all levels within the organization
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