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Careers at The Sussex Exchange

Careers

Our Team is Growing…

Line Chef

Closing Date: 13/01/2017

We are looking for a highly motivated, experienced line chef to join our amazing kitchen team. Work with our award winning team in our state-of-the art kitchen.

The candidate should be highly motivated and show good leadership and food preparation qualities, should have at least 2 year’s experience in a commercial kitchen and willing to work evenings and weekends.

You will be working in a lovely air conditioned kitchen. The hours that the position requires will be varied depending on the business schedule.

Basic Functions:
• Prepares food required for the restaurant and catered events
• Responsible for the daily operations of the kitchen along side the head chef and sous chef
• Provides a professional example and direction to kitchen personnel
• Ensures all recipes, food preparations, and presentations meet The Sussex Exchange’s specifications and commitment to quality
• Help maintain a safe, orderly, and cleankitchen
• Demonstrates this by example, using proper food-handling techniques
• Assist with menu planning
• Ensure that kitchen staff follow all recipes and portions sizes correctly
• Ensure kitchen and storage areas are kept clean and organized
• Ensure good practice of Food and Hygiene regulations

Qualifications:
• College or culinary training or good level of cooking and production experience
• Good standard of math skills
• Understanding of proper use of major kitchen equipment, including stoves, refrigeration, slicer, knives, and warmers
• A minimum of 2 years working in a food preparation position
• Commitment to quality service and food knowledge

Skills / Aptitudes:
• Ability to work under pressure in a time sensitive environment
• Able to take direction from business owner and head chef
• Demonstrates strong leadership skills and is a team player
• Must hold a valid driver’s license

Working Conditions:
• Long periods of time standing
• Flexible and changing working hours
• Daytime, Evening and Weekend schedules

Benefits:
• We offer continuous personal and professional development
• Employee incentive scheme

Please send your C.V. and contact details to careers@fakhourygroup.co.uk.

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