Senior Chef De Partie - Pastry

Fairmont Dubai

Location: AE - Dubai

12/11/16 17:30
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Senior Chef de Partie - Pastry

Every memorable dining experience at Fairmont Hotels and Resorts begins behind the scenes with our Culinary team’s commitment to safe, efficient operations and exceptional cuisine. Your passion for managing food preparation as Chef de Partie will inspire your team to create truly spectacular fare.

Hotel Overview:

A unique blend of contemporary design and urban chic, Fairmont Dubai is an icon in the business heart of the city. Just minutes from Dubai's key attractions, our hotel is linked to the Dubai International Convention Centre. Ten contemporary dining experiences intrigue the palate, our signature Spa and health facilities offer a wealth of amenities, including two terrace sundecks complemented by handcrafted mosaic swimming pools. Fairmont Dubai brings together luxurious surroundings and modern amenities with renowned Fairmont service.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Executive Pastry Chef, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

* Consistently offer professional, friendly and proactive guest service while supporting fellow Colleagues

* Ensure the consistency in the preparation of all food items for a la carte andor buffet menus according to hotel recipes and standards

* Actively share ideas, opinions and suggestions in daily shift briefings

* Ensure all kitchen Colleagues are aware of standards and expectations

* Liaise daily with Outlet Chefs to keep open lines of communication regarding guest feedback

* Continually strive to improve food preparation and presentations

* Maintain proper rotation of product in all chillers to minimize wastage/spoilage

* Have full knowledge of all menu items, daily features and promotions

* Ensure the cleanliness and maintenance of all work areas, utensils, and equipment

* Follow kitchen policies, procedures and service standards

* Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage

* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

* Previous experience in the Culinary field required

* Journeyman’s papers or international equivalent required

* DiplomaCertification in a Culinary discipline an asset

* Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications an asset

* Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

* Highly responsible & reliable

* Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

* Ability to work cohesively as part of a team

* Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

* Constant standing and walking throughout shift

* Frequent lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs

* Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting

* Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements: Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in Dubai. We will assist successful applicants with the visa process and provide flights and accommodation.