Well-known Bakery requires an experienced Chef de Partie

   
Stellenbosch  

A well-known Bakery in Stellenbosch, requires an experienced, hardworking, enthusiastic individual to join our team as Chef de Partie. The ideal candidate should be a self-starter, fluent in English with a good command of Afrikaans, well-spoken, passionate about food & wine, be a creative and passionate individual, with a strong work ethic and above all a team player. 

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: 

  • Menu execution in-line with the standards already set by Head Chef and maintaining set GP targets
  • Proven experience in a Chef de Partie role
  • Excellent use of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and processes
  • Ability to multitask and work efficiently under pressure
  • Sound knowledge of best cooking practices
  • Tertiary culinary qualification a prerequisite
  • Preparing an execution of menus in collaboration with colleagues
  • Ensuring adequacy of supplies at the cooking stations
  • Following the guidance of the executive or sous chef
  • Put effort into optimizing the cooking process with attention to speed and quality
  • Enforcing and maintaining strict health and hygiene standards
  • Helping to maintain a climate of smooth and friendly cooperation
  • Check in of deliveries
  • Complete orders for inter-departmental food requirements
  • Coordinate communication with Front of House and Back of House team
  • Inventory and daily stock management.
  • Maintain inventory and stock rotation 

*Bread baking and pastry skills will be in candidate’s favour.* 

Requirements:

We are seeking a pro-active, creative and friendly individual who is a strong team player with a can-do attitude that has relevant experience in managing stations in a busy kitchen. 

This is a daytime restaurant with fantastic working hours in a fun and upbeat environment. A sought after position as we are not open evenings with a breakfast and lunch offerings only!

**Two days off every week in winter and season**.
General working hours will be from 07:30 – 17:00.  

The ideal candidate MUST have own transport, good communication skills, have contactable references, sober habits and must experience in a similar position. 

Please submit an updated CV, with a recent photo, salary expectations, availability and clearly state your current position.

Email: recruitment.sellies@gmail.com

Closing date: 21 September 2018