Assistant Chef Job in Kenya

Duma works is recruiting an Assistant Chef for one of our esteemed clients: a leading boutique hotel in Kenya.
 
Job Description
  • Inspect food preparation and serving areas to ensure observance of safe, sanitary food-handling practices.
  • Turn or stir foods to ensure even cooking.
  • Season and cook food according to recipes or personal judgment and experience.
  • Observe and test foods to determine if they have been cooked sufficiently, using methods such as tasting, smelling, or piercing them with utensils.
  • Weigh, measure, and mix ingredients according to recipes or personal judgment, using various kitchen utensils and equipment.
  • Portion, arrange, and garnish food, and serve food to waiters or patrons.
  • Regulate temperature of ovens, broilers, grills, and roasters.
  • Substitute for or assist other cooks during emergencies or rush periods.
  • Bake, roast, broil, and steam meats, fish, vegetables, and other foods.
  • Wash, peel, cut, and seed fruits and vegetables to prepare them for consumption.
  • Estimate expected food consumption; then requisition or purchase supplies, or procure food from storage.
  • Carve and trim meats such as beef, veal, ham, pork, and lamb for hot or cold service, or for sandwiches.
  • Coordinate and supervise work of kitchen staff.
  • Consult with supervisory staff to plan menus, taking into consideration factors such as costs and special event needs.
  • Butcher and dress animals, fowl, or shellfish, or cut and bone meat prior to cooking.
  • Bake breads, rolls, cakes, and pastries.
  • Prepare relishes and hors d’oeuvres.
  • Keep records and accounts.
  • Plan and price menu items.
Requirements
  • At least two years of experience in a similar role.
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If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send your CV to apply@dumaworks.com marking the subject as “2195”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2195, Barack Obama, 07xxxxxxxxx.
If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through

Deadline for receiving applications: 10th June 2016

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Updated: June 3, 2016 — 11:11 am