Job description / Role
Junior Sous Chef
As a Junior Sous Chef you will be in charge of Kitchen operations and ensure that all outlet reports, schedules, standard recipes, menus, food presentation and correspondence are completed in liaison with the Executive Chef.
What is in it for you?
- Employee benefit card offering discounted rates in Accor worldwide
- Learning programs through our Academies
- Opportunity to develop your talent and grow within your property and across the world!
- Ability to make a difference through our Corporate Social Responsibility activities, like Planet 21
What you will be doing:
- Assisting the Executive Chef: As a Junior Sous Chef, you will work closely with the Executive Chef, providing support and assisting them in various tasks. This may involve coordinating kitchen operations, supervising staff, and ensuring smooth workflow.
- Food Preparation: Junior Sous Chefs are responsible for preparing and cooking food. You will need to have a strong understanding of culinary techniques, ingredients, and flavor profiles. You may be involved in prepping ingredients, executing recipes, and plating dishes.
- Menu Development: Junior Sous Chefs often collaborate with the Sous Chef/ Executive Chef and the culinary team in developing menus. This may include suggesting new dishes, creating specials, and ensuring variety and creativity in the menu offerings.
- Supervising Kitchen Staff: In the absence of the Sous Chef, the Junior Sous Chef may be responsible for overseeing the kitchen staff. This includes providing guidance, training, and feedback to the team, as well as ensuring adherence to food safety and sanitation standards.
- Maintaining Quality and Standards: Junior Sous Chefs play a crucial role in maintaining the quality and consistency of dishes. This involves conducting quality checks, monitoring portion sizes, and ensuring that food is prepared and presented according to established standards.
- Inventory and Ordering: Junior Sous Chefs may be involved in inventory management, including monitoring stock levels, conducting inventory counts, and placing orders for ingredients and supplies as needed.
- Kitchen Organization: Maintaining a clean and organized kitchen is essential. Junior Sous Chefs are responsible for overseeing the cleanliness and hygiene of the kitchen area, as well as the proper storage and rotation of ingredients.
- Assisting in Cost Control: Junior Sous Chefs may be involved in controlling food costs by minimizing waste, ensuring accurate portioning, and utilizing ingredients effectively. This may involve monitoring food usage and suggesting strategies to optimize cost efficiency.
- Adhering to Safety and Sanitation : Junior Sous Chefs must adhere to health and safety regulations and ensure that the kitchen operates in accordance with food handling and sanitation guidelines. This includes maintaining cleanliness, proper storage, and safe food handling practices.
- Continuous Learning: Junior Sous Chefs should stay updated on culinary trends, techniques, and industry developments. They may participate in training programs, workshops, or research to enhance their skills and knowledge.
- Other duties as assigned
Your experience and skills include:
- Culinary Expertise- should have excellent culinary skills and have strong understanding of various cooking techniques, food preparation, and presentation.
- Knowledge of proper food safety procedures,
- Menu Planning and Development:
- Teamwork and Leadership:
- Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
- Ability to work cohesively and collectively as part of a team
Physicals aspects include but are not limited to:
- Constant standing and walking throughout shift
- Frequent lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs.
- Frequent kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
- Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps
Your team and working environment:
Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi is an iconic architectural landmark that unites the very best of Arabic and Turkish culture, dining and hospitality. Located in the heart of Abu Dhabi's retail, entertainment and residential hub, Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi is a multifaceted resort presiding over sparkling waters and a sandy shoreline. Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi reflects the versatility of Abu Dhabi as both a cosmopolitan city abounding with enriching experiences and an archipelago with a rich natural and aquatic heritage. Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi seamlessly fuses sophisticated aquatic and arabesque design to tell the story of Abu Dhabi from its ancient seafaring origins to a thriving cosmopolitan city that takes pride in its heritage and ultimate luxury experiences. As a destination, Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi dares to be different, elevating guest experience through incredible design, amenities, ambience, gastronomy, entertainment, and leisure.
Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.
Why work for Accor?
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By joining Accor, every chapter of your story is yours to write and together we can imagine tomorrow's hospitality.
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