Offshore Chef Manager

Up to £265 per day
06 Jun 2019
04 Jul 2019
Miss Laura Glover
Job Function
Catering Manager
Contract Type
Part Time

Chef Manager 

As part of your role as the offshore chef manager, you will organise and supervise the unit as well as being responsible for the overall efficient and effective management of the unit under your control whilst providing a quality service.

Main responsibilities

Successful candidates will have the responsibility for the preparation, cooking and service of food, laundry, accommodation, and janitorial services to agreed standards and specifications and to ensure the efficient and economic use is made of all resources, including stock, labour and company assets.

Ideal candidate
Candidates that wish to apply, will need to have a proven track record of working as a chef manager within an offshore environment, this could have been within the North Sea or further afield.  You will also be required to have a real passion for food along with excellent client relationship, people management and communication skills.

Additionally, applicants must be able to meet the following essential certification criteria:

•             BOSIET/FOET with CA-EBS;

•             MIST;

•             OGUK Medical with Food Handlers; and

•             City & Guilds 706/1, 706/2 & 706/3 or equivalent.


Candidates wishing to apply for this position should send their cover letter, CV and all certification listed above Offshore Recruitment -

About the company

Award-winning ESS Support Services Worldwide is a leading food and support services provider to the offshore and remote sectors. Providing support services to offshore and remote locations in the UK and around the world, you can trust us to deliver on our promises. ESS operates on a diverse range of offshore units from platforms, FPSOs, drilling rigs, floatels, marine vessels to remote camps where thousands of workers spend significant periods of time away from their friends and family. Our clients and customers rely on us to provide uninterrupted support, however challenging the conditions.

Our services range from designing and managing a facility, providing food, hotel services (housekeeping and accommodation management), logistics, helideck operations to laundry services - we do whatever it takes to create a true home away from home.

Passionate about people and food, our service is continually evolving through customer and client feedback. With a comprehensive, innovative and holistic approach to health and wellbeing, we deliver a unique solution. ESS prides itself on ensuring the customer experience is an enjoyable and memorable one. Our bespoke offer delivers produce of the highest quality to our clients and customers.