Sous Chef in Trenton, NJ

Trenton, New Jersey
Restaurant & Food Service
Job Type
US$ 40,000 - US$ 50,000 per year, $40k - 50k per year + none
Ref. Number
Carmona,Wendy, Spherion
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Job Description

- Work with the executive chef to produce diversified menus in accordance with the restaurant's policy and vision

- Come up with new dishes which appeal to the clients, whenever required

- Establish the working schedule and organize the work in the kitchen so that everything works like a well-oiled machinery

- Produce high quality dishes that follow up the established menu and level up to location's standards, as well as to clients' requirements

- Plan the food design in order to create a perfect match between the dish's aspect and its taste

- Discover talented chefs and train them in order to reach the high standards of the location

- Train the auxiliary kitchen staff in order to provide best results in minimum time and using at the maximum the available resources

- Maintain order and discipline in the kitchen during working hours

- Create tasting menus for clients interested in contracting the food for different events (wedding, banquets, corporate dinners, birthday parties, etc.)from their kitchen

- Developing a cross-marketing strategy in order to increase profit, such as pairing drinks with the food served

- Make sure the hygiene and food safety standards are met in all stages of food preparation, starting with the ingredients and ending with the finished dish which leaves the kitchen door

- Make sure that the professional equipment is in good conditions and signal any malfunction before it affects the staff or the clients

Working hours: Mon - Fri / 8 am - 5 pm

* Time management
* Good communication abilities
* Analysis and evaluation
* Attention to detail
* Flexibility
* Good stress tolerance
* Team Player

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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