UNES Cook Job in Nairobi, Kenya

University of Nairobi Enterprises and Services (UNES) Ltd


Ref: UNES/ HOSP /CO /02 / 2019

Location: Nairobi

Contract Duration: Three Years Subject to 3 months’ probationary period

Job Description:

Reporting to the Kitchen Supervisor, the incumbent shall be tasked with the following responsibilities

  • Implementation of Planned Menus
  • Preparation and production of high-quality food that meets the desired customer satisfaction.
  • Provision of efficient service of food orders and as per specifications
  • Preparing and cooking food in adherence to standard recipes and menu given by the Head Cook/ Kitchen Supervisor
  • Maintaining high standards of hygiene and safety at work.
  • To account for all production resources provided by the Head cook/Kitchen Supervisor and issued from the stores
  • Proper handling and use of kitchen equipment as provided for by the Head cook/Kitchen Supervisor
  • Provision of world class customer service to the customer
  • Perform any other Duties Assigned by the head cook/Kitchen Supervisor

Job Specification:

  • Certificate in Food Production from a recognized Institution
  • Possess minimum of two years practical culinary experience in a 3- or 4-star hotel/restaurant
  • Able to work long hours
  • Computer literate
  • Good food presentation skills
  • Innovative.
  • KCSE certificate

Application Procedure

Applicants interested in the above position should submit the following:

  • Cover letter detailing why you want to be considered for the position, as well as current and expected gross salary.
  • Detailed CV including at minimum:
  1. Biographical data including: Full names, current mailing address, current telephone contacts, email address
  2. Employment history to date. Ensure that specific start and end dates are included.
  3. Educational history to date, clearly detailing the program, certificate obtained, and completion date.
  4. Names of 3 referees with their contacts.
  • Copies of ALL academic and professional certificates and testimonials.
  • Completed Personal Data Form (Download HERE) fully filled and signed
  • Indicate the Job Reference Number and Title in your email

All applications to reach the undersigned on or before February 22, 2019 strictly via the following email recruitment@uneskenya.com.

Hard Copies will not be accepted.

Chief Manager, Finance & Administration
UNES Limited
P.O.Box 68241-00200


Shortlisted Candidates shall be required to comply with chapter six of the constitution of Kenya requirements by submitting the following documents.

  1. Certificate of Good Conduct/ Police Clearance Certificate
  2. CRB Clearance Certificate
  3. HELB Clearance/Compliance Certificate
  4. Ethics and Anti-corruption Commission Certificate
  5. Kenya Revenue Authority Clearance Certificate

N/B: Only shortlisted applicants shall be contacted.

UNES does not require any payment in order to process your applications.

UNES is an equal opportunity employer.

Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply

Hospitality and Food Industry
Updated: February 13, 2019 — 3:45 am