Junior Sous Chef

  • Negotiable
  • Chef
  • Galway

Excel Recruitment now have a vacancy for a Junior Sous Chef to join a fantastic team in an award-winning hotel in Galway.

The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of previous experience working in a high-volume fast-paced kitchen.

As a Junior Sous Chef, you will assist the Head Chef in the smooth running of the Kitchen ensuring that all areas are maintained to the standards required by the hotel. You will maintain a safe, hygienic, and healthy working environment.

Responsibilities as a Junior Sous Chef:

  • To write and check standard recipes for all dishes to ensure proper portion control, uniformity of taste, and quality for approval of the Head Chef
  • To plan rotas on a weekly basis and to review on a daily basis with the Head Chef
  • To ensure that training for all kitchen staff, including apprentices is carried out as requested by the Head Chef
  • To assist the Head Chef in interviewing and recruiting staff for the kitchen
  • To ensure all guest requests are met or suitable alternatives suggested instead i.e. special dietary needs, VIP’s, special requests
  • To check on daily basis food preparation, individual costs, quality, quantity inventories, and portion control
  • To inspect daily all food stores and refrigerated areas under his /her control
  • To check daily function sheets, that all mise en place is done and all ingredients are ordered
  • To ensure the hotel HACCP system is being adhered to and that all staff are familiar with forms and procedures

Requirements of the Junior Sous Chef job:

  • Experience working in a similar job
  • Passion for delivering high-quality food and presentation
  • Hardworking and team player
  • Strong communication and flexibility
  • Ability to work on own initiative

Salary Package:

  • Accommodation assistance provided
  • 29 days Holidays plus Bank Holidays
  • Savings Club
  • On-site Parking
  • Food Allowance

If you feel this job would suit you or someone you know please contact Kate on the details below:
Phone: 087 7030581
Alternatively, visit the Excel Recruitment website for similar live jobs.


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