Sous Chef

As the Sous Chef you play a vital leadership role in the overall success of the culinary team and the restaurants within the resort. Your role as a Sous Chef is to lead the culinary team to provide exceptional service and support the food and beverage outlets behind the scenes. The care you devote to all aspects of food preparation will result in the creation of spectacular cuisine!

Expected Hourly Wage: Dependent on Resort and level of Skills/Experience

Work Schedule: Hours and shift schedule will vary, and can fluctuate seasonally

Level of English Required: High

Start Dates: May/June (Summer), October/November (Winter)

Job Duties

  • Ordering enough adequate amounts of food required for menu and to meet demand.
  • Create work schedule for kitchen employees.
  • Train all employees in the kitchen on proper protocol 
and procedure according to Food Safe Practices
  • Supervise all staff in the absence of the Executive 
Chef/Executive Sous Chef
  • Menu planning
  • Assist in maintaining records of food cost and 
inventory
  • Plan and direct food preparation and cooking 
activities
  • Help ensure highest quality of food, taste and 
presentation
  • Maintaining a clean, safe work environment
  • Lead by example by following the resorts policies and procedures and adhering to the grooming policies

Required Experience

  • Great attention to detail and strong leadership skills
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Inter-provincial Red Seal or equivalent education/ experience an asset
  • Food Safe Certification
  • 3-4 years in a similar position
  • Self-motivated, positive team player
  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure

Locations

We have partnerships with unbelievable resorts in various beautiful Canadian destinations. With this program, you can imagine yourself working in Whistler, Banff,  Lake Louise, Jasper, Fernie, Vernon and Kananaskis. All of these destinations are located in either British Columbia or Alberta.
Have a specific location in mind? Let us know during your consultation and we will do our best to find you an employer in your preferred location.

Resorts

Our resort partners vary from unique private hotels to internationally recognized brand hotels. All of our partners carry a 3-5 star rating and promise their guests the highest level of service and an unforgettable experience. Our team will ensure to find you an employer that is a good fit for the experience you are seeking in Canada. We guarantee that all of our employer partners will offer you a great opportunity to gain new skills and have an amazing experience.

Benefits

Since our employer partners and us care about you and your experience, there are added benefits in each and every placement opportunity! What you can expect:
  • Guaranteed Staff Accommodation (subsidized rent, type of accommodation will be dependent on the resort)
  • Resort/Hotel Discounts
  • Staff Events
  • And much more! Each employer partner will offer unique benefits.

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