Food Safety & Hygiene Officer

Website Holiday Inn & Staybridge Suites Dubai Al-Maktoum Airport

Holiday Inn & Staybridge Suites Dubai Al-Maktoum Airport is seeking a dedicated and experienced Food Safety & Hygiene Officer to join our team. The Food Safety & Hygiene Officer will be responsible for implementing and maintaining food safety and hygiene standards throughout the hotel’s food and beverage operations.

Food Safety & Hygiene Officer Job Description:

Location: Holiday Inn & Staybridge Suites Dubai Al-Maktoum Airport

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Develop, implement, and maintain food safety and hygiene policies and procedures in accordance with local regulations and brand standards.
  2. Conduct regular inspections of kitchen and food preparation areas to ensure compliance with food safety and hygiene standards.
  3. Monitor and evaluate food handling practices, storage procedures, and sanitation protocols to minimize the risk of foodborne illnesses.
  4. Provide training and guidance to kitchen staff on proper food handling, hygiene practices, and sanitation techniques.
  5. Conduct internal audits and hygiene inspections to identify areas for improvement and ensure adherence to standards.
  6. Collaborate with kitchen and restaurant managers to address food safety concerns and implement corrective actions.
  7. Maintain accurate records of food safety inspections, training sessions, and incidents related to food hygiene.
  8. Stay updated on changes in food safety regulations and industry best practices, and ensure timely implementation of necessary updates.
  9. Handle guest inquiries and complaints related to food safety and hygiene issues, and take appropriate measures to address concerns.

Requirements:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Food Safety, Public Health, or a related field.
  2. Certification in Food Hygiene and Safety is preferred.
  3. Proven experience as a Food Safety & Hygiene Officer or similar role in the hospitality industry.
  4. In-depth knowledge of food safety regulations, HACCP principles, and sanitation standards.
  5. Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  6. Attention to detail and ability to conduct thorough inspections and audits.
  7. Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  8. UAE experience is preferred.

If you are passionate about food safety and hygiene and are committed to maintaining high standards in food service operations, we invite you to apply for the position of Food Safety & Hygiene Officer at Holiday Inn & Staybridge Suites Dubai Al-Maktoum Airport.

Interested candidates can send their applications. We look forward to welcoming dedicated professionals to our team!

To apply for this job email your details to mvera@hids.ae