Detailed Job Description
As part of your role as Apprentice Chef, you would be expected to prepare ingredients for cooking including: • Portioning. • Chopping and storing food. • Wash and peel fresh fruits and vegetables. • Weigh, measure and mix ingredients. • Prepare and cook food according to recipes. • Quality standards. • Presentation standards. • Food preparation checklist. • Prepare cold foods. • Operate ovens, stoves, grills, microwaves, and fryers. • Test foods to determine if they have been cooked sufficiently. • Monitor food quality while preparing food. • Set-up and break down work station. • Serve food in proper portions onto proper receptacles. • Wash and disinfect kitchen area, tables, tools, knives and equipment. • Check and ensure the correctness of the temperature of appliances and food. As part of your role as Apprentice Chef you would also be expected to: • Follow all company, safety and security policies and procedures • Report maintenance needs, accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to manager. • Complete safety training and certifications. • Ensure uniform and personal appearance is clean and professional. • Maintain confidentiality of proprietary information. • Protect company assets. • Speak with others using clear and professional language. • Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others. • Support team to reach common goals. • Listen and respond appropriately to the concerns of other employees. • Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards. • Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift. • Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling and stooping. • Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance. • Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors. As an Apprentice you will be included on a Hospitality Qualification. Your Qualification will be delivered by an Award Winning Training Provider who will support your learning and development throughout your Apprenticeship. This will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor coming to visit you on a regular basis to deliver the training and guide you through your Apprenticeship.