Chef de Partie


Saudi Arabia

Posted on: 2 Apr 2024

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Employment: Full Time

Company Description

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Job Description

Chef de Partie (all sections) - SHAMI Cuisine

Are you a passionate foodie who is not afraid of thinking outside the box? Ready for a sizzling career move? You will play a pivotal role in our kitchen working alongside with fantastic team. The food you prepare, cook and serve makes our guests smile and wanting more.

What you will be doing:

- Under the general guidance and supervision of the Sous Chef, assists in directing and controlling the whole food production
- Actively share ideas, opinions and suggestions to improve the environment and menus
- Ensure the consistency in the preparation of all food items for a la carte and/or buffet menus according to property recipes and standards
- Communicate effectively with the rest of the team and thrive for guest feedback
- Assists in development and implementing standards, Recipes, Portion size and costing
- Assists within the kitchen operation, daily market lists and inter-kitchen transfers as required and submits to the Executive Chef. Checks and taste all buffet, displays and banqueting set-ups in accordance to the Executive Chef's specification and takes action if he sees discrepancies immediately
- During peak hours i.e. lunch and dinner, Chef de Partie is to be stationed at the outlet kitchen or Buffet to ensure the food is served according to the Executive Chef's specification.
- Guide the Culinary Team to prepare food according to standardized recipes and specifications to maintain consistency and ensure all Sofitel quality standards and food cost standards are met.
- Ensure food waste is kept to a minimum through ensuring proper rotation, labeling, and storing of food.
- Adhere to Food Safety guidelines ensuring that all food products are handled, stored, prepared and served safely.
- Ensuring that the kitchen work area is clean, organized and that the equipment is functional.
- Promote teamwork and morale within the kitchen and with all other departments



Experience and skills include:

- 4-6 Years cooking experience including high end high volume luxury hotel
- at least 2 Years at same position in luxury hotels
- Food Safety Certificate or Recognized International Equivalent
- Must have experience and be proficient in both a la carte and production cooking
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Must be an effective supervisor, trainer, administrator and team player with strong leadership and organizational skills
- Must be innovative, detail oriented and quality conscious

Physical Aspects of Position (included but not limited to):

- Constant standing and walking throughout shift
- Frequent lifting and carrying heavy items
- Constant kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
- Frequent ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Additional Information

Your team and working environment:

Sofitel Shahd Al-madinah boasts a landmark location in the center of Madinah, a short walk from the northern entrance of the Al-Masjid an-Nabawi. The property features 469 keys, including the most luxurious suite in Madinah, two- and three-bedroom suites, Three dining outlets, an executive lounge, two meeting rooms and a fitness center with a gym, stand out as a beacon of modern luxury and French savoir-faire, blending the brand's unique sense of joie de vivre with the very best of the local.


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