Overview

  • Opportunity to be creative with the menu
  • A popular and highly-rated venue
  • Great company support

The Venue

This is a very cool venue situated in Western Sydney. It is a big community pub with multiple bars and a busy bistro. The locals love this venue that is why they are popular and highly rated.  They provide good quality and delicious pub food.

The venue is the flagship for a pub group that is very successful and progressive. We love working with this company because they put a big focus on building a supportive and enjoyable culture in all their businesses.

The Kitchen

The venue operates 7 days a week, with Friday-Sunday being the busiest times. The team consists of 17 chefs, and most of the senior chefs are very stable and can offer that extra forte in the kitchen. The food is generally good pub classics with an American twist.

Required Experience

This is a major role and the head chef is expected to keep calm and remain level-headed even when the pressure is high. You will be producing food for the bistro and functions from one large kitchen. Aside from overseeing your team, you also need to be hands on, that is cooking and on the pass to ensure efficient and consistent services.
We are looking for someone to bring a little more fun and direction in the kitchen to match the energy of the Venue. Ideally, you must be naturally a people person and enjoy mentoring a team. You need to be someone who loves cooking, keeps up with the trends and experiments in the kitchen.

What the client is looking for is someone who

• has experience in large volume venues
• knows how to build rapport and create a positive culture in the kitchen
• is good at putting systems and structures into place
• is a good leader and knows how to mentor staff
• likes being hands-on and getting amongst it in the kitchen

You will be working on average 50-55 hours a week. For the right candidate, the salary on offer is up to $100K.