Edmonton Economic Development cultivates the energy, innovation and investment needed to build a prosperous and resilient Edmonton Economy. The Shaw Conference Centre, which is owned by the City of Edmonton and managed by Edmonton Economic Development, is a top contributor to the meetings, conventions and special event business in Greater Edmonton, hosting more than 650 events and half million guests each year, who in turn generate $45 million in spending across the province annually.
We are looking for an eager and enthusiastic professional to fill the position of Cook 2 – Demi Chef. This role will assist the Sous Chefs and Chef de Partie in creating a smooth day-to day operation of the kitchen outstanding planning, preparation and presentation of food within their particular team will be of the utmost importance.
The Cook 2 – Demi Chef under the direction of the Chef de Partie prepares food, observe methods of preparation; feel, taste, smell prepared dishes; viewing color, texture, & garnishments; informing subordinates of necessary adjustments to maintain quality standards and presentation and maintain a safe and clean working environment.
The successful candidate will ensure excellent customer service through their culinary knowledge, as well as their ability to prioritize and make quick decisions. A minimum of 3 years’ experience as a cook is required, and having an Interprovincial Journeyman Cook Certification is preferred. Being comfortable in a fast-paced environment will be essential. The ideal candidate will have superb verbal communication and problem solving skills, and a well-developed sense of taste and smell will be an asset.
If this Cook 2 – Demi chef opportunity sparks your interest, we want to hear from you! Please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than January 23, 2018.