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Posted: Saturday, December 30, 2017 12:03 AM


Head Chef for high volume gastro pub in Hell’s Kitchen, New York City.

Our Head Chef must have a true sense of craft, passion and handwork with a solid grasp on seasonal and regional cooking. The ideal candidate is ultimately responsible for ensuring that all meals coming from the kitchen are well prepared with regard to quality, consistency, taste and food cost. He/she will be able to control food and labor costs while maximizing guest satisfaction in a high volume atmosphere. We are looking for a head chef who can execute daily menu specials and possess the ability to lead a positive, respectful, and engaging team committed to excellence.


· Source locally grown food whenever possible

· Focus on high quality cooking techniques, plate presentation and flavors

· Actively involved in all food preparation ensuring proper techniques and plating

· Ensure the highest health, sanitation and safety standards are maintained in food handling and kitchen equipment cleanliness

· Inspect and maintain all kitchen equipment


· Degree in Culinary Arts or culinary certificate and three (3) years of culinary leadership experience preferred

· Knowledge of food trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, and presentation

· Ability to work in a high-volume, fast-paced work environment

· Strong leadership skills that inspires, encourages, teaches and challenges their team with the ability to effectively manage and motivate a diverse staff

· Excellent communication, organization and time management skills

· Ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritize work load, in a deadline driven, demanding environment

· A strong understanding of Food & Beverage preparation techniques and health department rules and regulations.

· Ability to work long hours, weekends and holidays

· Fill in as needed. Expedite. Assist with purchasing product.

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• Location: Manhattan

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