We’re Hiring: Head Chef – Kruger Station and Kruger Shalati

Job Title: Head Chef – Kruger Station and Kruger Shalati
Division: Kitchen Shalati Precinct – Kruger Station and Kruger Shalati
Job Grade: Highly Skilled

The Head Chef is responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring the strategic direction and annual plans for Kitchen and Stewarding operations befitting a LUXURY restaurant food offering. This includes developing and proposing the supporting budgets, manning needs and CAPEX/OPEX requirements. The Head Chef works closely with the senior leadership team to ensure the Kitchen and Stewarding operations are aligned and support the wider objectives of the organisation.

The role creates the systems and conditions that enable the kitchen and stewarding teams to provide guests with outstanding food products that are professionally presented and of exceptional quality, nutrition, taste, food safety, culturally sensitive and responsive to individual needs. The Head Chef needs to monitor, track and record all standards of running a restaurant like cleanliness, hygiene, storage, distribution, production, food safety, best practices and best processes are delivered inline with what is required of the Culinary Function.

The Head Chef is actively involved in attracting, selecting, training, developing and coaching the Kitchen and Stewarding management team while supporting and monitoring the recruitment and development of front line Kitchen and Stewarding employees.
The Head Chef ensures effective and continued clear and precise communication with the Management team to make decisions and guide all food production activities across the business.

The Head Chef actively stays up to date with developing practices in food production and hygiene, including new machinery and equipment to improve storage, food production, transportation and presentation of food and services.

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To Apply:

To apply for the position, please forward a motivational letter, an updated CV with a picture of yourself to jobs@krugershalati.com. Please indicate if you are a Skukuza land claimant with the group name and group number.

**Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted. Should you not hear from us within 21 working days – please consider your application unsuccessful. Kruger Shalati reserves the right not to fill the position, to postpone or re-advertise the role.

Preference will be given to Kruger Land claim beneficiaries.