Head Chef

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  13 Oct, 2019
  • Job Ref:  KMP-48368

Job Description

As part of the growth of the Adeera chain of restaurants, The Blu Beach Club is looking for a candidate to be part of the kitchen team as a Head Chef. Here at Blu Beach Club, our operations thrive on the commitment of colleagues who model our value for excellence in everything we do.

We are making a call of applications for individuals with a passion for food who must be hard-working, passionate and skilled, whose daily role would include:

  • To manage the day to day operation;
  • To report to the Executive Head Chef;
  • To prepare all food stuffs in accordance with menu recipes, quality and quantities required;
  • Maintain the integrity and authenticity of recipes offered at the respective restaurant / section;
  • Source authentic ingredients and or recommend substitute ingredients, if not available on the Maltese islands;
  • Optimise cooking processes with attention to speed and quality;
  • Maintain outlet safety at all times;
  • Consistently maintain food and safety protection by ensuring that all food handling processes are compliant with HACCP food safety guidelines, regulations and procedures;
  • To participate in training and development programs offered by the organisation;
  • Maintain a climate of friendly cooperation;
  • Work within budgetary framework established for the department.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Experience working in a kitchen environment;
  • Knowledge of kitchen preparation and various dishes and cooking methods. Sound knowledge of authentic ingredients and substitute ingredients;
  • Holder of a food handler licence;
  • Speaks English;
  • Eye for detail and a passion for food and innovation;
  • Physically fit;
  • Willing to work on a shift basis in a busy kitchen environment;
  • Maintains a high level of personal hygiene;
  • Innovate approach to developing new menu items;
  • Up-to-date with culinary trends and optimised kitchen processes

Conforms with restaurant grooming standards.