3 months ago
As a Chinese Chef, you will work as an important member of the team and be responsible for the preparation and cooking of delicious in-flight meals as well as preparing and conduction Customer Presentations as required. Working to tight timelines, you will communicate effectively with the kitchen staff to ensure meals are prepared to exact specifications and quantities and that the work area is kept safe and as clean as possible while maintaining high standards of quality, hygiene, and health and safety at all times.
In the role, you will be responsible for ensuring that the stores and procurement teams are advised on the placement of orders and the right products are being purchased. You will also be responsible for communicating with the Shift Manager and advising on any issues/ concerns with Production or delivery.
If you are a dedicated individual who has a passion for cooking, is highly organised and has excellent attention to detail this may be the role for you. We are currently offering candidates with the opportunity of an immediate start.
Qualifications and Experience:
Educated to GSE or ‘O’ levels;
Basic Food hygiene training/certification
A recognised City & Guilds qualification or NVQ Level 2 for a Chef is desirable but not essential
Significant experience of cooking Chinese food in a hotel/restaurant/airline environment.
Skills & Knowledge:
Good verbal and written communication skill sin English and Mandarin
Good interpersonal and communication skills.
Ability to work as part of a team.
Ability to work unsupervised in a busy environment using own initiative
Basic computer skills
Ability to work to tight deadlines
gategroup Competencies Required to be Successful in the Job:
Information Search and analysis & problem resolution skills
Understanding others, Team Leadership and Developing People
Influencing and building relationships, Motivating and Inspiring, Communicating effectively
Delivering business results under pressure, Championing Performance Improvement and Customer Focus
Demonstrated Values to be Successful in the Position
Employees at gategroup are expected to live our Values of Excellence, Integrity, Passion and Accountability. To demonstrate these Values, we expect to observe the following from everyone:
* We treat each other with respect and we act with integrity
* We communicate and keep each other informed
* We put our heads together to problem solve and deliver excellence as a team
* We have passion for our work and we pay attention to the little details
* We foster an environment of accountability, take responsibility for our actions and learn from our mistakes
* We do what we say we will do, when we say we are going to do it
* We care about our coworkers, always taking an opportunity to make someone’s day better
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the job being performed by the individual(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. gategroup reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as necessary. In addition, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. Candidates may be required to go through pre-employment drug screen, criminal check and/or airport fingerprinting.
gategroup – an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to workforce diversity and actively encourage all qualified persons to seek employment with us, including, but not limited to, racial and ethnic minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities.