Head Chef

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Location
DHL Wetherspoons
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
11 Aug 2017
Job Function
Chef
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Food is at the heart of everything we do in our restaurants, delis and coffee bars, it's what we're judged on and therefore it must be right. Without food, we wouldn't have a business.

Salary Rate: £10,010 per annum, 20 hours per week

Working Pattern: 5 days over 7

Contract Type: Permanent

Contact Name: Lee Fowler

 

Job specification:

A great opportunity has arisen for a Head Chef.

To manage an efficient and effective catering operation in accordance with client requirements, company standards and statutory regulations.

  • To ensure that legal and company requirements are adhered to in respect of Hygiene, Health & Safety, Employment Law, and Food Safety Law for all staff, visitors and customers.
  • To ensure that all dishes are presented to the highest standard in terms of colour, content, balance, freshness and flavour
  • To ensure that all purchases are for fresh ingredients (where possible) and are from nominated suppliers
  • To continually strive to offer new food trends and ideas to the client with the overall purpose of developing exciting menus and ensuring that the unit is continually offering new products

Candidate Profile:

  • Someone with a desire and passion to cook with fresh quality ingredients sources from local producers.
  • We are looking for someone who is willing to always push culinary boundaries
  • A leader who will train, nurture and develop future talent with in the business.
  • Has significant exposure to a variety of different commercial kitchens.

Desired Experience:

  • A Strong Sous Chef looking to step into a Head Chef position.
  • Significant experience of working in a commercial kitchen.
  • Up to date knowledge of local food trends and culinary techniques.
  • Able to demonstrate the highest level of food quality.

If you feel you have the above qualities and more, and you want to work within a forward thinking company whose passion for food, people development & excellent customer / client service is second to none - then we want to hear from you.