Sous Chef – Saudi Bonyan Company

Ensuring Culinary Standards and Responsibilities are Met

Assists in developing, designing, or creating new applications, ideas, relationships, systems, or products, including artistic contributions.

Assists in determining how food should be presented and creates decorative food displays.

Supports supervision of kitchen shift operations and ensures compliance with all Food & Beverage policies, standards and procedures.

Informs purchasing, receiving and food storage standards.

Ensures compliance with food handling and sanitation standards.

Performs all duties of kitchen managers and associates as necessary.

Estimates daily production needs on a weekly basis and communicates production needs to kitchen personnel daily.

Assists Executive Chef with all kitchen operations.

Recognizes superior quality products, presentations and flavor.

Ensures compliance with all local, state and federal (e.g., OSHA, ASI and Health Department) regulations.

Follows proper handling and right temperature of all food products.

Operates and maintains all department equipment and reports malfunctions.

Prepares and cooks foods of all types, either on a regular basis or for special guests or functions.

Checks the quality of raw and cooked food products to ensure that standards are met.


Supporting Management of Kitchen Operations

Utilizes interpersonal and communication skills to lead, influence, and encourage others; advocates sound financial/business decision making; demonstrates honesty/integrity; leads by example.

Encourages and builds mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members.

Demonstrate appropriate behaviors.

Ensures associates understand expectations and parameters of kitchen goals and/or daily kitchen work.

Establishes and maintains open, collaborative relationships with associates and ensures associates do the same within the team.

Ensures property policies are administered fairly and consistently.

Communicates performance expectations in accordance with job descriptions for each position.

Recognizes success performance and produces desired results.

Leads shifts while personally preparing food items and executing requests based on required specifications.


Ensuring Exceptional Customer Service

Provides services that are above and beyond for customer satisfaction and retention.

Sets a positive example for guest relations.

Empowers associates to provide excellent customer service.

Strives to improve service performance.

Interacts with guests to obtain feedback on product quality and service levels.

Handles guest problems and complaints.


Maintaining Culinary Goals

Achieves and exceeds goals including performance goals, budget goals, team goals, etc.

Assists in development of specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and accomplish your work.

Utilizes the Labor Management System to effectively schedule to business demands and for tracking of associate time and attendance.

Trains associates in safety procedures.


Additional Responsibilities

Provides information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.

Analyzes information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.

Attends and participates in all pertinent meetings (e.g., Daily Stand Up, BEO, Pre-Cons, Staff, Forecast, Department and Intradepartment).

Job Details

Posted Date: 2019-06-25
Job Location: Jizan, Saudi Arabia
Job Role: Hospitality and Tourism
Company Industry: Catering/Food Services/Restaurants
Monthly Salary: US $1,500

Preferred Candidate

Career Level: Management
Gender: Male
Nationality: Sri Lanka; Philippines
Degree: Diploma