Sous Chef (International Cuisine) - Crowne Plaza Doha - The Business Park
Full job details
Under the direction of the Executive Chef, the Sous Chef (Mediterranean) is responsible for the development and smooth operation of the kitchen with emphasis on quality, presentation and colleagues' training.
Plaza®, we want our guests to
feel able to do their best, achieve their goals and be recognized for their
success. To help them, we need you to
stay One Step Ahead and:
expert at what you do; by acting and looking the part and adapting your
style to match your guests’ pace in all you do.
respecting your guests and their goals; by recognizing them and making
them feel valued and important and offering thoughtful choices to help
them feel restored and balanced.
things done and working seamlessly with others to help guests be successful.
Duties and Responsibilities
Your key responsibilities will be to supervise and manage the kitchen in the preparation and presentation of all food items in accordance with the F&B hotel standards and standardized menu guidelines, monitor standards of production to ensure quality, supervise all aspects of kitchen cleanliness ensuring that all kitchen areas maintain hygiene standards at all times and safe food handling practices are followed, control of food purchasing levels to ensure budgeted food cost is maintained, drafting of rosters ensuring operation is effectively covered and organize the training for the kitchen team to increase skills in food preparation.
Very familiar with Mediterranean cuisine concept and Arabic and Indian dishes
Hands-on and creative person
Able to prepare buffet and A la carte food items
Able to work in a multi-cultural environment
Good knowledge of food cost, ordering
Able to communicate in English as a primary language
Good interaction with customer
Previous experience as (Jnr) sous-chef a plus
Sound knowledge of HACCP procedures
Team leader and passion for his job
Natural good team spirit
1. Comply with Hotel Rules and Regulations and
provisions contained in the Employment Handbook
2. Comply with Company Grooming Standards at all
times to portray a professional image of self and the hotel.
3. Comply with Time and Attendance Policies set
by the hotel.
4. Actively participate in training and
development programs and maximize opportunities for self-development
5. Demonstrate understanding and awareness of
all policies and procedures relating to Health, Hygiene and Fire Life Safety
6. Familiarize yourself with emergency and
7. Ensure all security incidents, accidents and
near misses are always logged in a timely manner and brought to the attention
of the Line Manager
8. Comply with the Company’s Corporate Code of
9. Familiarize self with the company values
(Great Hotels Guests Love) and model desired behaviors (Winning Ways, Room to
be Yourself) and ways of working (IHG Wheel).
10. Perform all tasks as directed by the Manager
in pursuit of the achievement of business goals
The above is designed to help you in the understanding
of the role and is not intended to be a definite list of your duties, as
flexibility in meeting company and guest needs is required by all employees