Cafe Chef & Food Counter Assistant
Posted: 2 Dec 2019 Closes: 8 Dec 2019
CompanyWaitrose & Partners
Duties & Responsibilities
As a Cafe Production Chef at Waitrose & Partners, you will be part of the team who provide the largest in house catering in the UK. Your focus will be on using fresh, seasonal produce to create dishes and agreed menus for both our customers and Partners to enjoy.
You will ensure the day to day running of the kitchen is efficient, controlling stock and minimising wastage.You will therefore need to have experience of producing food to a high quality standard in a fast-paced environment. This role would be suited to someone with a real passion for food, who is creative and commercially focused and can get the most out of their team.
Required essential experience skills and qualifications
Previous experience in a fast paced catering environment.This role will require work with open-food. For hygiene reasons, successful applicants must be non-nail biters. You don't wait to be told, you're self sufficient and full of energy. You drop everything for your customers - they are your number one focus and you use your judgement to make sure every customer you interact with leaves feeling they matter most to us. Please give details of any Catering and/or Hospitality skills, qualifications or experience in your application.
Required desired experience skills and qualifications
Relevant professional chef qualifications: City and Guilds Diplomas in professional cookery, BTEC HNC in professional cookery or equivalent.Leading a team and a culture with high standards of cleanliness at all timesHealth and Safety Level 2.Delivering outstanding service to customers.Food Hygiene Certificate Level 2