Executive Chef

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    4 years ago
  • Category:
  • Deadline:
    Open

At the gateway to the stunning Mornington Peninsula and nestled amongst 3 acres of stunning landscaped gardens, this multi award winning property combines the charm of an historic homestead (circa 1878) which houses the hotel’s restaurant Eighteen78, and the highest quality modern accommodation, conference and function facilities.

 

Your responsibilities include:

Leading and inspiring our small kitchen team in a hands-on manner, ensuring consistent product quality

Designing, costing and implementing innovative menus incorporating local products

Ordering & stock control

Maintaining food and wage costs in line with budget

Maintaining current knowledge on food trends and competitors

Setting, implementing and reviewing restaurant service standards to exceed guest expectations

Maintaining safety & hygiene standards of the kitchen & equipment

 

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

Previous experience as a Executive Sous Chef or Executive Chef in a similar environment

Trade qualifications

A hands on management style with proven inspiring leadership qualities

Effective communication skills with hotel staff, management and suppliers

Computer literate with good administration skills

Innovation, enthusiasm and passion

Flexible work ethic

 

Please forward cover letter and CV to generalmanager@brooklandsofmornington.com.au