Job Openings Head Chef

About the job Head Chef

Global Experts is a leading recruitment agency that helps skilled professionals get the best jobs with trustworthy employers. On behalf of our client, a 4* Hotel in Silgo, Ireland we are looking for a Head Chef! 


Main duties:

  • Control and direct the food preparation process and any other relative activities
  • Construct menus with new or existing culinary creations ensuring the variety and quality of the servings
  • Approve and “polish” dishes before they reach the customer
  • Plan orders of equipment or ingredients according to identified shortages
  • Arrange for repairs when necessary
  • Remedy any problems or defects
  • Be fully in charge of hiring, managing and training kitchen staff
  • Oversee the work of subordinates
  • Estimate staff’s workload and compensations
  • Maintain records of payroll and attendance
  • Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards
  • Foster a climate of cooperation and respect between co-oworkers

The ideal candidate:

  • Possess 4 years of experience as a Sous Chef or 2 years experience as a Head Chef in a 4* or 5* hotel or fine dining restaurant
  • Have strong communication and organisational skills: these are a must as this is a busy, dynamic role.
  • Be flexible to work varying shifts, including weekends, evenings and on occasion, early mornings.
  • Excellent knowledge of all sections
  • Ability to produce good quality food
  • Team management skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Good level of numeracy
  • Enthusiasm to develop your own skills and knowledge plus those around you
  • Adaptablity to change and willingness to embrace new ideas and processes
  • Positive and approachable manner
  • Speak English fluently 
What our clients offer:
  • Permanent or seasonal contract​s
  • Friendly and professional work environment
  • The chance to work with fresh, quality ingredients
  • International team
  • Food & accommodation
  • Full health & social insurance
  • Other employee benefits

What we offer:

  • Free job search process and creation of professional CVs
  • Interviews and assistance in 8 languages
  • Administrative help
  • Help with the trip organisation
  • Friend referral bonus
  • Loyalty bonus

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