Catering Chef

Full Time posted 5 months ago

Job Description

INDUSTRY: Hospitality

SUMMARY:

Merit Services Ltd. is actively seeking a highly experienced and passionate Catering Chef to join our client in Mississauga. The ideal candidate for this role will possess a solid culinary background, exceptional organizational skills, and an unwavering passion for creating extraordinary dishes. As a Catering Chef, you will play a pivotal role in delivering exceptional culinary experiences to our clients, showcasing your talent and expertise in every plate. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic team and make a lasting impact with your culinary creations.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Craft customized menus and prepare dishes that meet the specific demands and dietary requirements of clients.
  • Supervise and oversee kitchen operations during events, ensuring seamless execution and exceptional culinary experiences.
  • Train and manage kitchen staff, fostering a cohesive and efficient team.
  • Ensure strict adherence to food safety regulations, maintaining the highest standards of hygiene and sanitation.
  • Maintain a clean, organized, and well-equipped kitchen environment, promoting efficiency and productivity.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bring a minimum of 5 years of invaluable experience in catering or restaurant kitchens, honing your skills and expertise.
  • Showcase a versatile culinary background, adept in a wide range of cuisines, and adeptly adapting to diverse culinary styles.
  • Demonstrate exceptional management and communication abilities, ensuring seamless coordination and collaboration in a dynamic kitchen environment.
  • Thrive in fast-paced settings, maintaining composure, efficiency, and precision even under pressure.
  • Possess a valid and up-to-date Food Safety certification, emphasizing your commitment to ensuring safe and hygienic food practices.

BENEFITS

  • Competitive compensation package that reflects your skills and experience.
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits to prioritize your well-being.
  • Generous paid vacation and sick days to promote work-life balance.
  • Ample opportunities for career development and advancement within the organization.

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