28 April, 2019

Cafe Cook

Eden on the River
Rentapao, South Efate

Due Date
8 May 2019

Full Time

Organisation Description
Located 17 km from Port Vila, Eden on the River is open 7 days a week and operates a number of tours and a small cafe.

Job Description
Eden on the River is looking for a new head cook for a small, growing café.  The head cook will undertake the café daily operations; improve and create recipes using home grown, seasonal or locally sourced produce for the tourist market; control stock, and grow sales.

Job Description:
• Carry out, control and direct food preparation process and related activities
• Be able to prepare all food items to order, following standard recipes and procedures with specific time limits
• Construct menus with new or existing dishes ensuring the variety and quality
• Create excellent presentation of dishes for the customer
• Carry out stocktakes and plan orders of equipment & ingredients according to identified shortages
• Arrange for repairs when necessary
• Strive to resolve issues when they arise
• Maintain records of sales
• Comply with nutrition, sanitation and safety standards
• Maintain a clean, tidy & organised kitchen
• Foster a climate of cooperation and respect between co-workers
Selection Criteria
• Previous commercial kitchen experience of at least 3 - 5 years and at least one qualification in food preparation and/or kitchen work is essential.
• Be punctual, neat and tidy and maintain high level of hygiene
• Be able to create menus from fresh local produce in season
• Should be confident in all areas of kitchen operation
• Possess good interpersonal skills
• Be very customer focused
• Be a problem solver
• Experience with handling cash and recording sales
• Experience managing/supervising subordinates
• Be a team player and work well under pressure
• Vanuatu citizens only
• Willing & able to travel to Rentapao for work
Depends on Qualifcations

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All applications MUST include: an application letter, a CV including education and employment history & references.

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