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Ortanique Restaurants - Executive Sous Chef
Cindy Hutson Cuisine and Ortanique Restaurants is currently seeking a working Chef de Cuisine or highly motivated Executive Sous Chef for our Cabana Bay, Grand Cayman and our Miami location commencing immediately. Join a multicultural motivated, creative and cutting edge culinary team with growth potential.
-5 years experience in a high volume, fine dining restaurants
-Strong kitchen and leadership skills with ability to effectively coach and motivate staff
-Extensive knowledge of Caribbean cuisine and cooking principles
-Advanced cooking and knife skills
-Creativity and the ability to think outside of the box in an ethically driven restaurant
-Ample communication skills and organizational skills
-Ample computer skills, including Microsoft word, Excel, and Aloha POS
-Ability to prioritize, pay strong attention to details, is self-motivated and proactive
-Desire to grow and excel in the hospitality industry
-Ability to follow direction and execute the vision of the restaurant
-Ability to lift up to 50 lbs and be comfortable working on feet for more than 8 hours a day
-Fluency in the English language required
Responsibilities include but not limited to
-Meeting service, sales and profit objectives
-Supervising and directing associates in daily work activities
-Experience in food costing
-Computer skills, Word, Excel, and etc
-Maintaining proper inventories and costing
-Ensuring compliance with food control procedures
-Adhering to occupational, health and safety standards
-Displaying safe handling of food, proper standards of sanitation, cleanliness, and personal hygiene
Enjoy large portions of incredibly flavorful Caribbean dishes. Our very own Chef Cindy Hutson prepares truly unique cuisine utilizing tasty tropical flavors and seasonings in an innovative style. Choose from spicy to fruity to everything in between. Fish is the focus of the menu, but there is plenty more besides. The decor is warm, inviting, and beautiful. Don't miss it! Ortanique on the Mile is listed as one of the top 10 restaurants in Miami.
Welcome to Ortanique Miami Our professional staff eloquently informs you of the gourmet treat you will soon feast upon. All five of your senses will be involved in a unique culinary experience and if we can reach all of those human pleasures, we have succeeded in creating the dining pleasure you deserve.
At Cindy Hutson Cuisine, we believe our establishment must provide an all-inclusive culinary experience. Meaning, from the moment you walk through our doorways, the warm sunset yellow, burnt sienna and rich mahogany greet you.
Cindy Hutson brings the flavors of the tropics to you by sharing some of her award winning "Cuisine of the Sun" dishes. Enjoy the recipes of the month and try them for yourself!