Head Chef

Pier Port Melbourne

  • Date Listed: 2019-01-12
  • Location: 1 Bay St, Port Melbourne VIC, Australia melbourne 3207
  • Salary: Not specified
  • Industry: Hospitality
  • Position: Chef
  • Work Type: Full Time Work

We are seeking a 'hands on' passionate & creative Head Chef to lead our team of talented chefs. This leading position requires a passion for food & service excellence and is a fantastic opportunity to work in a well-established busy venue.

  • ESTABLISHED BEACHSIDE RESTAURANT & EVENTS VENUE IN PORT MELBOURNE
  • FAST-PACED, FRIENDLY & PROFESSIONAL WORKING ENVIRONMENT
  • FULL TIME HOURS, EXCELLENT REMUNERATION, IMMEDIATE START

The Role:

The successful applicant will be responsible for overseeing the smooth & efficient running of daily kitchen operations; always ensuring food standards are to the highest quality with guests having a fabulous dining experience.  They will be an outstanding strong leader with well–rounded competencies.

 Interested applicants must be able to demonstrate:

  • exceptional leadership, organisational & communication skills
  • a strong work ethic, taking pride in the quality & consistency of the food you produce;
  • reliable, friendly, honest & punctual.
  • have high personal & professional standards.
  • strong understanding of produce, culinary techniques & kitchen equipment;
  • ability to work under pressure, is excited by a challenging fast paced environment,
  • competency in your cooking styles, ensuring that the production, preparation & presentation of food are of the highest quality at all times.
  • ability & initiative to develop seasonal & on-trend menu items that are both creative & profitable
  • experience in previous management of a kitchen, including a strong understanding of stock control & ordering, food costing, labour management & inventory procedures.
  • be accountable for compliance regarding all food-related practices & procedures
  • enjoys mentoring staff & developing a dedicated team.
  • has at least 2 years experience in a senior kitchen role.
  • trade qualification or equivalent (Cert III in Commercial Cookery)
  • flexible & available to work across a roster including week days, evenings, weekends & public holidays
  • Unlimited work rights 

About Us:

Pier Port Melbourne is an iconic beach side restaurant & events venue with stunning views across Port Philip Bay. We offer an a la carte menu featuring local seasonal produce with modern Australian influences. We are open for lunch & dinner everyday; serving guests in our restaurant, bar, lounge & outdoor areas.   Along with a la carte dining, we cater for a variety of events from weddings to parties, from corporate events to private dining experiences.  We are open 10am till late 7 days per week

If you like what you read above, have a passion for the industry, enjoy a challenge, are looking for a stable competitive income, love the beach & enjoy working with great people we would love to hear from you!

Please email your CV & cover letter to:  Attention ‘Jason Mifsud’ - info@pierportmelbourne.com.au

Our Address is: 1 Bay St Port Melbourne

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  • Date Listed: 12.01.2019
  • Location: 1 Bay St, Port Melbourne VIC, Australia
  • Salary: Not specified
  • Industry: Hospitality
  • Position: Chef
  • Work Type: Full Time Work

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