Banksy Bar & Kitchen is a modern cafe and espresso bar in Broadbeach, Gold Coast, QLD offering breakfast and lunch dine in and takeaway food and drink options. Coffee Beans are roasted by Quest Coffee Roasters, offered for purchase and used for coffee service. We are looking to open for light dinners and cocktail service on Fridays and Saturdays. We have a job opening for a Sous Chef to join the team starting with around 16hrs+ casual per week i.e. Fri and Sat 3pm to 8pm +/- 1hr each day. There is scope to increase this to full time for the right candidate.

Our team is young, energised, passionate, and you’ll be supported by experienced professionals within coffee, product, and business backgrounds. Our goal is to build a workplace and business that gives back to society by empowering individuals, small businesses, and communities. We believe social and environmental business sustainability is essential to the health of our society.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Food preparation and cooking a variety of sweet and savoury dishes.
  • Providing assembly / heating instructions and directions to the cafe team.
  • Monitor and maintain inventory of baking and cooking ingredients, ensuring an adequate supply of raw materials while minimising waste and spoilage.
  • Delelop a dinner menu, and collaborate with the Head Chef on refining recipes.
  • Attention to detail and presentation
  • Operate and maintain kitchen equipment and machinery, performing routine maintenance and reporting any malfunctions or issues to the appropriate department.
  • Maintains safe and healthy work environment by following organisation standards and sanitation regulations

ABOUT YOU

PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 2 or more years of recent experience as a Cook or Chef
  • Strong listening and verbal communication skills
  • A strong understanding of health and safety

PERSONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Australian citizen or resident with permanent working rights in Australia
  • Availability to work at least Fridays and Saturdays until 10pm (if required)
  • Loves high quality food
  • Own transport to and from work

NICE TO HAVE

  • Professional cookery, chef, or food science certification or degree.
  • Baking experience.

PERSONAL QUALITIES

  • You strive for open and honest communication with respect for others
  • Professional demeanor and a desire to exceed expectations
  • Strong customer focus and empathy
  • Desire to learn
  • You are reliable, punctual, and organised
  • You like getting things done and care about how they get done
  • You are proactive and self-directed, identifying issues and opportunities ahead of time
  • You strive for achievement and making a difference

BENEFITS

  • Above Restaurant industry Award rate $35 to $37 / hr Base Rate + penalties
  • Support from a great team
  • Work at a high quality and well respected venue with a great opportunity to make your mark!

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit your CV and a short cover letter using the form below and we’ll reach out to you to schedule an initial chat. Your cover letter should include:

  • how you found out about Banksy and why you want to join,
  • a little bit about your goals
  • any other skills you may have from Nice to have list above

Suitable candidates may be requested to complete a half day trial.

Job Category: Chef
Job Type: Casual
Job Location: Broadbeach Gold Coast Queensland

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