Who we are:
The Two Birds Eatery is in Squamish, about 60km from Vancouver. The city is famous for hiking, climbing, biking or other outdoor activities. We are close to Whistler, the best city for skiing. It’s easy to enjoy life in Squamish and the community helping, like volunteer job, is really present.
About the job:
As a Chef de Partie you get to oversee a section of the kitchen, be it pastry, butchery, fish, sauces,
vegetables and so on. Under the general guidance and supervision of the Head Chef, the kitchen team member will assist in the preparation and service of all sections in the Kitchen. Bringing previous kitchen experience you'll get involved in training chefs, handling stock, ordering and cut down on wastage. Naturally, the ability to cook with flair and imagination is paramount for this role.
- Preparing, cooking and presenting dishes within your speciality
- Managing and training any commis working with you
- Helping the head chef to develop new dishes and menus
- Ensuring you and your team have high standards of food hygiene and follow the rules of health and safety
- Monitoring portion and waste control to maintain profit margins
- To assist the Head Chef, to check the completeness of all food and kitchen equipment sent to each function
- To assist the Head Chef to check the completeness of all suppliers’ deliveries and the correctness of their invoices
- To set out, maintain and monitor high standards of cooking and presentation
- To be aware of current food trends with regard to presentation and style and help with new menu ideas and menu design
- Ensuring that all completed food is correctly wrapped, labelled and put in out-fridge for each event
- To ensure that all completed jobs are fully checked off before it leaves the unit
- Ensuring the venue kitchen is left spotlessly clean and tidy and the all Lodge Catering equipment and un-used food is packed ready for transportation
If you feel that you are the ideal candidate we would love to hear from you! Please send your resume
and cover letter to www.twobirdseatery.com . Some interview may be conducted by Skype. Salary based on experience.