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Seeking Chef for Kelowna's Newest (Kelowna)

Wildling

compensation: 70K + with additional benefits and incentives
employment type: full-time
job title: Chef
ABOUT US:
We're a new restaurant and wine bar opening in downtown Kelowna. At Wildling, we seek to deliver meaningful hospitality to our guests while showcasing the best in local producers and farmers.

We're a neighbourhood spot, looking to add to the culinary landscape of Kelowna. We are seeking to put together a tight BOH team in advance of our opening in FALL 2024.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR:
We are seeking a talented and detail-oriented Head Chef who is passionate about food, creativity, and quality. The ideal candidate will have a deep appreciation for wine and a proven track record of leading a team, creating thoughtful and creative food, and being a nice person while doing it.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
+ Develop and execute a dynamic, seasonal menus that highlight local produce.

+ Help source high-quality, local ingredients to create delicious small plates.

+ Oversee all aspects of kitchen operations, including inventory management, cost control, and staff scheduling.

+ Lead, train, and mentor kitchen staff to maintain the highest standards of food quality and presentation.

+ Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations, maintaining a clean and organized kitchen.

+ Collaborate with the ownership/management team.

QUALIFICATIONS:
+ Culinary degree or equivalent experience with a minimum of 5 years as a Head Chef or Sous Chef in casual to fine dining establishment.

+ Strong knowledge of contemporary food and wine.

+ Excellent leadership, communication, and organizational skills.

+ A passion for creativity and innovation in the kitchen.

+ Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

WHAT WE OFFER:
+ Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.

+ A supportive and collaborative work environment with passionate people.

+ The chance to build an exciting new venture in the heart of Kelowna's vibrant food and wine scene from the ground up.

HOW TO APPLY:
If you're ready for the next move in your career, motivated towards excellence and have been nodding to yourself as your read this ad, we'd love to hear from you.

Please send your resume, cover letter, and a portfolio of your work with the subject line "Head Chef Application."

Upwards,
The Wildling Team
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.

post id: 7747946132

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