Commis Chef

CH&Co Group
SSE (Cardiff) (Ty'Meridian)
19 Feb 2018
19 Mar 2018
Job Function
Commis Chef
Contract Type
Full Time

Host is a fresh food company with a number of contracts in the education and healthcare industry a business built around passionate, professional people who seek a level of empowerment to enable them to make their statement in the world of contract catering food and service

Overall Purpose of the Job:
To prepare and present food to the highest standards, as directed by the Chef Manager/ Head Chef. To clean and maintain cleanliness of kitchen work and assist all Chefs as and when required.

Key Responsibilities:

Quality Standards

• Ensure designated area is ready for the start of service
• Carry out all cleaning duties allocated in accordance with the unit cleaning schedule
• Carry out mise-en-place
• Monitor stockholding of perishable items delegated, and rotate stock effectively
• Adhere to all Company and contract rules and regulations
• Comply with all Company hygiene and health & safety procedures
• Ensure area of work is ready for start of service
• Attend all statutory and departmental training
• Assist with stock takes as requested
• Ensure administration concerning stock transferral or requisition is completed accurately
• Have good knowledge of all menus
• Wear Personal Protective Equipment, as required, when carrying out specific duties
• Report any equipment and/or building fabric faults and any hygiene, health and safety hazards to my Manager
• Treat all company and client property with care and respect
• To carry out all reasonable tasks expected by management

People Management

• Communicate effectively with all colleagues, demonstrating a positive and enthusiastic approach
• Gain knowledge and skills through watching others at work
• Assist and help colleagues where required
• Deal with colleagues, contractors and customers in contact with in a polite and helpful manner, providing assistance where necessary
• Have a good knowledge of all menus and assist colleagues where required
• Work in a safe and tidy manner at all times, ensuring I consider those around me at all times
• Communicate effectively with all colleagues, demonstrating a positive and enthusiastic approach