Station Chef | Chef de Partie

Responsibilities

  • Ensures all food is prepared fresh and is of the highest quality
  • Strictly adheres to all recipes, methods and instructions from supervisor
  • Ensures recipes are constantly updated to reflect changes created by availability or direction from Executive Chef
  • Maintains an organized and efficient flow of production, with regards to changes in forecasts and menus
  • Recognizes team members for successful achievements and contributions
  • Coaches team members immediately and professionally to minimize deficiencies and provide encouragement
  • Responsible for inventories to enable team members to successfully prepare mise en place
  • Consistently checks temperatures in foods and follows proper procedures in regards to chilling, re-heating, and holding food
  • Maintains and reports waste log to supervisors on a daily/weekly basis
  • Checks outlet(s) upon arrival to determine status of outstanding safety, or equipment issues
  • Checks outlet(s) prior to leaving to ensure cleanliness, proper disposal/removal of food, and proper storing and labeling
  • Ensures proper rotation, storage temperatures, and proper storing procedures are observed
  • Communicates with provisions to ensure successful coordination of requisitioning, and return to stocks, including variances, spoilage, and excess inventories
  • Continuously monitors food and labor cost in accordance with Executive Chef and Executive Sous Chef
  • Controls and decreases waste by maintaining logs to submit daily/weekly
  • Adjust production levels to meet forecast demands
  • Properly stores foods in designated areas following wrapping, dating, and rotation procedures in designated containers and storage areas to prevent spoilage
  • Cleans, organizes, and maintains walk-in refrigerator, reach-in refrigerator, coolers, prep and dry storage areas
  • Understand, complies, and utilizes approved food safety production standards to ensure proper quality, serving temperatures, and standard portion control
  • Rotates product according to “First-In, First-Out” rule to maintain shelf-life standards
  • Logs and discards all product not used by the end of the shift on the “use by” date
  • Washes and cleans equipment, food preparation areas, dining tables, work areas to include floors while maintaining the highest possible standards of sanitation.
  • Remain alert to potential problems that could lead to equipment malfunction and inform Supervisor immediately if equipment is not working properly
  • Use manual and/or operates electric appliances to clean, peel, slice, and trim foods as directed by Chefs in a safe manner

Requirements

  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Ability to stand for up to 10 hours
  • A culinary degree or equivalent experience
  • Professional demeanor and personal appearance
  • Experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Candidate has or is willing to obtain a Food Handler's Card
  • Individual has or is willing to obtain non-slip shoes for the first day of work

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