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.
Applicants to this position must reside within a 90 mile radius of the property.
Alchemy Bistro in Gloucester is currently seeking a creative, talented, driven Chef to lead BOH operations in this uniquely delicious restaurant. Alchemy is a beautiful, inviting restaurant with an adventurous menu blending together traditionally composed entrees with a plethora of small plates and sharing platters. The restaurant is renowned for its unique and exquisite menu offerings, blending together different styles, flavors and ethnicities to create balanced, delicious plates that bring guests from Boston and beyond.
The Chef is directly responsible for the cost-effective operation of a clean and safe kitchen while meeting or exceeding food quality and speed of service requirements. The Chef is responsible for operating a profitable restaurant, where the quality of food, service and ambience are continually challenged and improved, and where an environment that fosters creativity, free thinking and intelligent decision making is encouraged.
Major responsibilities include: -Setting pace and tone of kitchen -Providing ongoing training and constant improvement of product and workplace -Providing feedback and direction to BOH team -Cost management and profitability -Purchasing -- placing effective orders and monitoring quality and managing prime and local vendors accordingly -Production -- taking a hands on approach and being directly involved in all daily production -Producing accurate physical food inventory as scheduled -Menu development and design -Recipe and proper menu costing -Attending weekly management meetings -Working with the GM to provide ongoing training of menu through pre-meals and additional meetings as necessary
Excellent starting salary, paid vacation, bonus structure and health insurance available.