Type: Full Time & Part Time

Salary Range: $48k – $60K

 

The Role

Edway Labour Hire is continuously looking for Residential Care Officers for our clients and we currently have several positions available in NSW and VIC. As a Chef, you will be responsible for responsible for ensuring that the standard and quality of the food production and the hygiene within the department is maintained at the highest level always.

Some of the key responsibilities include: 

  • Control and direct the food preparation process and any other relative activities
  • Construct menus with new or existing culinary creations ensuring the variety and quality of the servings
  • Approve and “polish” dishes before they reach the customer
  • Plan orders of equipment or ingredients according to identified shortages
  • Arrange for repairs when necessary
  • Remedy any problems or defects
  • Be fully in charge of hiring, managing and training kitchen staff
  • Oversee the work of subordinates
  • Estimate staff’s workload and compensations
  • Maintain records of payroll and attendance
  • Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards
  • Foster a climate of cooperation and respect between co-coworkers
  • Manage relationships with distributors and resolve issues with vendors promptly
  • Follow the budget established by the restaurant manager
  • Monitor food and labor costs
  • Keep up with industry trends and create new recipes in collaboration with the Sous Chef

General Requirements:

  • Years of Experience: 2-3 years of relevant practical professional experience
  • Education: At least a certificate level of Education
  • Track record of supervising kitchen and wait staff effectively
  • Highly skilled in cooking and preparing a variety of cuisines
  • Excellent business acumen and customer service orientation
  • Excellent communication and organization skills

 

If this sounds like the right role for you, please apply to this advert with an up to date copy of your CV. Only successful candidates will be contacted and if you are deemed unsuitable for this specific role your details will be kept in case more suitable roles arise in the near future.