Head Chef, Victoria BC

  • Location: Victoria
  • Posting Date: October 03, 2021
  • Job Order ID: 715205
  • Consultant: Jaime Burke
  • Industry: Hospitality
Our client is a long standing and highly respected neighbourhood pub in beautiful Victoria, BC, and they are currently seeking a seasoned and creative Head Chef to lead their culinary operations.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead kitchen service with executional excellence and attention to detail
  • Menu development - daily features and seasonal menu changes
  • Food cost & inventory management
  • Recruit, hire, train, develop and motivate a team of sous chefs and kitchen staff
  • Food purchasing & building relationships with multiple suppliers
  • Maintain high standards of health and safety at all times by managing environment, equipment and implementing preventative maintenance programs
Key Qualifications:
  • 10+ years experience as a kitchen leader or chef
  • Strong leadership skills and experience managing a team
  • Passion for food & culinary industry, formal culinary training/education an asset
  • Strategic mindset with strong analytical abilities
  • Strong computer skills
  • Positive attitude driven by strong customer focus and desire to exceed guest expecations