Commis Chef



Commis Chef

Purpose of job:

We have a fantastic position for a Commis Chef in a popular Hotel in beautiful surroundings. 

The Commis Chef's duty is to support the Senior Chefs in the daily provision of food with due regard to all food hygiene and health and safety legislation.

Principal Responsibilities:

Preparing food for the Bar & Bistro along with conferences & events including compiling menu items for service
Ensuring kitchen areas and equipment are maintained to the highest possible standards of cleanliness and safety
Under the supervision of Senior Chefs, maintaining systems regarding quality, stock control, portion control and minimizing wastage
Working alongside all members of the Kitchen Team to ensure standards and good working relationships are maintained
Closing the kitchen area properly when on late shift, including storing food correctly, cleaning surfaces and leaving adequate provision for chefs the following morning
Compliance with all hygiene, health and safety regulations relating to food and catering establishments
Attend internal and/or external training courses when applicable and complete in-house on job training to promote personal development and meet the requirements of the post

Success Criteria:

Prepare and serve food for Bar & Bistro and functions to a high standard
Ensure kitchen area is clean and safe
Maintain systems regarding quality and minimizing wastage
Is an active and supportive member of the Kitchen Team
When Senior Chefs are not present, ensures food orders and deliveries are handled appropriately
Complies with hygiene, health and safety regulations at all times
Person Specifications


Ability to work as part of a team
General knowledge of Health and Safety
Flexibility regarding shift-work


Food Hygiene Certificate
Recognized Health and Safety training
Appreciation for cost and portion control
Either 12 months experience in a similar role and environment or recent completion of relevant catering qualification
Proven ability to deliver a high standard of food service
Live in accommodation available

Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Permanent

Duration: Permanent 

Salary: Dependent on Experience

Call 01626 241333 now or email elizabeth.broadbent@harbronpeople.co.uk

Harbron People is a family run recruitment agency based in the South West of England with over 25 years experience.

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