Sous Chef - Blandford

Job Title: Sous Chef - Blandford
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blandford Forum, Dorset
Salary: Up to £9.50 per hour + No Evenings + 1 in 3 Weekends
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JO-1904-2333_1555496714
Contact Name: Blue Arrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 17, 2019 11:25

Job Description

Sous Chef - Contract Catering - Blandford - £9.50p/h - Overtime Paid

Role Overview:

Our client is a global player in the contract catering industry that supply catering and facility services to various sites throughout the UK. They are currently recruiting for an experienced Sous Chef for their site in Blandford. This Company offers excellent benefits and opportunities to progress. The successful candidate will work Monday to Friday, either 6am until 230pm as an early shift or 11am until 730pm if your shift were a late.

Cooking will be for around 200 people on a batch cooking as well as plated style service. A great opportunity for a chef to be creative and use flair with fresh produce and ingredients.

Only 1 weekend in 3 will be worked!!

Main Duties and Responsibilities as a Sous Chef will Include:

* To ensure food preparation and control meets requirements in respect to the set standards
* To support manager in maintaining, ordering and controlling food stocks within a budget
* To be responsible for maintaining up to date product and menu knowledge
* To maintain a high standard of food preparation and presentation, ensuring portion and quality control
* To comply with health and safety and food safety legislations

What You Need To Be a Successful Sous Chef:

* NVQ or City & Guilds Chef qualifications are required
* Basic Food Hygiene Certificate
* Excellent communication skills
* Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
* IT Literate

The Reward/Benefits - Sous Chef:

* Hourly rate up to £9.50 per hour with overtime Paid
* Life/work balance
* Monday to Friday
* Evenings Off
* Overtime Paid