As a global leader in hospitality and food service management, we operate in some of the world’s most impressive locations. This is coupled with our award winning culinary expertise and dedication to excellence in guest service; Delaware North Companies are among the most respected hospitality management companies in Australia.
Delaware North is seeking an experienced Sous Chef to join our Culinary Team at Melbourne & Olympic Parks, home to the international Grand Slam - the Australian Open. This iconic venue is one of Melbourne’s premium sporting and entertainment venues.
The successful candidate will have proven experience in managing a culinary operation in a similar high volume environment whilst consistently achieving high standards of operational compliance. The successful candidate will play a role in the areas of menu planning & design, inventory control, managing food & labour costings, report writing, staff training and development and ensuring compliance with HACCP.
Key responsibilities include:
Manage the activities related to Kitchen operations to achieve financial plan, profit margins and business growth, while building Delaware North brand and client reputation
Lead and direct key staff in your team to deliver top-end functions that showcase Delaware Norths’s culinary leading edge.
Ensure staffing activities and product quality maximises return on investment while managing the culinary operations within corporate and legal compliance guidelines
To be successful in this role you should demonstrate:
Ability to interpret profit and loss statements and implement actions to rectify outcomes.
Use financial information to adjust section business plans or make recommendations.
Proven track record of controlling food and labour costs
Managing and leading a successful team of chefs, cooks and stewards
Coaching and developing others including, chefs and kitchen apprentices
Proven ability in cutting edge menu design, construction and costing
Knowledge of the logistics associated with the delivery of functions, in mass catering service environment
APPLY NOW and join a fun, friendly award winning team that delivers culinary excellence & innovation!
If you have the experience and passion to work at Melbourne & Olympic Parks where sporting events, concerts and major events are part of our daily life at this premier venue, please apply now via our Corporate Website.