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The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina Peaceful retreat settled on Jumeirah Beach, the resort offers the perfect destination for the entire family to unwind and recharge with a breath-taking array of recreation activities, and close proximity to major Dubai local attractions. Featuring exceptional views over the Arabian Gulf, our impressive neoclassical architecture fills our five-star luxury beach resort in Dubai with charm and inspiration.
The culinary department is looking for a Chef de Cuisine candidate with strong experience in upscale all day dinning buffet / a la carte restaurant
Job responsibilities will include, but not limited to the following:
•Oversees the overall work of the kitchen staff.
•Takes orders from the executive sous chef & executive chef
•Helps maintain a safe and sanitary kitchen.
•Assists with training of newly hired kitchen staff.
•Makes sure adequate numbers of kitchen staff are scheduled to properly handle each service.
•Participates in employee evaluations and necessary disciplinary actions.
•Develops menus based on trends and market needs.
•Places orders for recipe ingredients including meats, fresh fruits and produce, herbs, spices and other supplies.
•Supervises junior chefs and all members of the kitchen staff.
•Ensures that all standards of safety are
•Presents the finished product to the customer.
•Monitors the quality of the meals during preparation and service.
•Evaluates client satisfaction.
•Looks for ways to save the facility money while still providing top quality products and services for clients.
To move into this position you should have
- Must have the ability to multi-task while remaining focused on the goal.
- Must have excellent verbal communication and
- Be able to express creativity through food selections, preparation and presentation.
- Must be detail oriented.
- minimum 2 years’ experience in a leadership role culinary
- Must have the ability to remain calm in high
- Be able to solve problems quickly under pressure.
- Excellent cooking skills
- European Experience required / physically working in Europe, USA, Australia
- Large volume experience
- Leading a team of 35+ chefs
- Due to the restaurant concept, western food background required
- Current Chef de Cuisine in a 5 star hotel / high end restaurant
- Job type
- Dubai, United Arab Emirates
- F&B kitchen, F&B other
- Starting in
- As soon as possible
- Latest start date
- September 2018
The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina
Featuring exceptional views over the Arabian Gulf, our impressive neoclassical architecture fills our five-star luxury beach resort in Dubai with charm and inspiration.