HEAD CHEF

Job Description

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are recruiting for an enthusiastic, qualified and naturally “Hands-on” leader with previous experience as a Head Chef in a Community Club/Restaurant/Hotel environment.   

The right candidate will have the autonomy of leading a team to success through strong cost control, menu development, good communication and above all, mentoring skills. 

If you have a passion for producing good quality produce, have the ability to work under pressure in a fast paced, well established, modern venue, then we want to hear from you.  

 

EXPECTATIONS

Financial

  • Monitor Labour
  • Supervise and verify accurate stocktakes
  • Ensure weekly and monthly Labour and Food costs are to budget

Menu Delivery

  • Provide full menu execution support with standard recipes, preparation procedures, cost and service procedures
  • Review all food related matters and advise on possible areas where improved costs or quality is achievable 

Staff Management

  • Ensure the right people for the company are selected, recruited and measurably trained
  • Monitor and document staff performance, carrying out regular informal and formal reviews

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Hands-on with strong food knowledge
  • Experience in a high-volume environment
  • Excellent cooking skills and overall technical expertise
  • Having flexibility and dedication, combined with the ability to thrive under pressure and achieve results
  • The ability to lead from the front, in a 'hands on' manner and belief in teamwork, people, people's development and training
  • Having excellent communication skills thus enabling him/her to efficiently co-ordinate
  • Proven experience following and managing WHS, Food Safety and HACCP policies and procedures in order to comply with current and future legislation.
  • Ability to motivate a diverse range of people and build rapport
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with a passion for quality customer service

 

THE REWARDS

A generous base Salary from $90,000

Plus Super

Plus relocation if required

Plus performance-based bonuses/incentives

Plus a friendly and flexible working environment

 

If you’re looking for that change, come join an awesome team at a fast paced regional Club.

If you wish to apply for this position please email your current resume to 

catering@rockhamptonleaguesclub.com.au