This position requires candidates to have a US work permit. Please do not apply if you are not legally able to work in the United States.
Duties & Responsibilities
High-end/ Luxury Chef in Miami seeks well-disposed, organized and technique-savvy Culinarian to join a team of like-minded professionals.
Culinarian will report directly to the Chef/Owner and will assist in all sourcing, ordering, inventory management, costing/cost control, supervision and training of kitchen staff; as well as butchering, prep, cooking, recipe testing, food plating, presentation, back of the house scheduling and operations, to also include staff meal according to budget and directions, efficient use of food surpluses and kitchen supplies according to Head Chef's directions and pre-approved budgets.
Excellent leadership skills
Knowledge of all food safety procedures and fabrication
Work a minimum of 35 hours per week
Be available for any and functions
Follow best practices, as outlined by leadership team and Employee Manual
Organized and detail-oriented
Fluency in English and Spanish strongly desired
Ability to work within time constraints and meet deadlines on a daily basis
Task completion and the ability to multitask
Flexible and available to work additional hours when necessary
Responsible for supervising the general cleaning, maintenance and housekeeping of kitchen and equipment for a high-end/ luxury operation
Check in, organize, maintain and track and order inventories of food items and back orders
Adhere to all labeling and food storage policies for leftovers and uncooked products
Adhere to and update check lists for all daily operational and cleaning needs
Assist in training employees in proper food handling, food preparation and cooking, as needed
Continue to standardize operating procedures to improve efficiencies and profitability
Must be even-tempered and calm under pressure
Read and use all sources provided to test recipes and further your education and practice.
Task completion and ability to multitask while staying cool, calm and mindful under pressure