Head Chef

Head Chef


Head Chef

Details of the offer

We are looking for a vibrant, energetic, motivated Head Chef to join a multiple award-winning 5 star Lodge in Zululand.


o Day to Day Operation of the Kitchen

o Deal with suppliers & individuals needing management assistance

o Manage Kitchen Brigade

Train Staff & improve skills
Encourage Chefs for input, new ideas to improve the kitchen
Staff discipline
Resolve staff issues
Conduct weekly staff meetings
o Ensure Kitchen aware of upcoming dietary requirements or events in advance

o Deal with guest complaints & put corrective training in place

o Complete orders & ensure par stock level is maintained

o Weekly menu Planning

o Develop new menus, costing & training

o Plan Menus for special dietary requirements (Vegans, Gluten Free etc.).

Hosting during meals
Standards of the lodge are met at all times
Deal with maintenance issues
Monthly Reporting to Lodge Manager
o Operational Requirements

o Training requirements for the upcoming month

Stock levels kept at adequate levels, to maximize profit & minimize wastage
Ensure adequate stock levels are available in your absence


1) Able/willing to Learn

2) Team Leader

3) Team Player

4) Able to work under pressure & list/task orientated

5) Min 1 years’ experience at similar establishment & position is preferred

Package: Accomm, Meals, Lights & Water, DSTV, Maid & laundry Service, Uniforms

Cycle – 3 weeks on and 1 week off/month

Source: Latestjobs_Co


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