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Chef de Partie - ME Dubai 

 

 

“Whatever story you choose, you are the star” 

 

At Meliá Hotels International, you have the power to create your future. For us, the most important thing is your talent: We share the passion that makes you put your heart into everything you do, day after day. We are by your side to help you go beyond your limits, to celebrate every victory with you. Because together, we are the stars of our own stories. 

 

ME by Meliá is a collection of hotels in which culture, lifestyle and The ME People community come together to create an inimitable personality. Each hotel is connected to the destination, becoming the social epicenter of the city and attracting the best of the local cultural scene. Music, art, design, fashion and gastronomy make up the ME scene to provide visitors with an experience beyond accommodation. If you radiate energy and have a personal style that captivates others, if you like to follow the latest trends and live for the moment; if you love music, culture and new technologies… Then you connect with the ME by Meliá brand.

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

 

To ensure the highest standard in food preparation and cooking is maintained. To train / develop the entire kitchen brigade.


KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • To oversee a section of the Kitchen and ensure that it runs according to performance standards established by the Executive Chef.
  • To organize and set up the assigned section efficiently as possible to increase speed and maximize productivity.
  • To ensure that all items from that section are prepared consistently and according to standard product specifications.
  • To assist the Sous Chef in ensuring that all culinary standards in that section comply with company and Hotel Policies and Procedures and Minimum standards.
  • To monitor food and operating costs and control these by reducing waste.
  • To assist in maximizing employee morale and productivity.
  • To work in any section of the kitchen when necessary or as requested by the Sous Chef or Executive Chef.
  • To become familiar with all sections of the kitchen to facilitate the flexible use of employees.
  • Ensure that all fridges and/or freezers within the kitchen is kept tidy and organized at all times.
  • Ensure that stock rotation is being carried out properly.
  • Ensure all foods are properly cooked, tasted, stored and date stamped.
  • Ensure Section is kept tidy and clean at all times ensuring proper Food Standards are kept.
  • Regularly monitor core temperatures and HACCP procedures.
  • Ensure that the section is properly organized before service and clean and tidy after each service.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • The position requires a minimum of three years’ experience in full-service hotels in a similar role and/or minimum of one year in a supervisory role.
  • Individual must have excellent written, presentation, oral communications and interpersonal skills in English. Individual must possess strong leadership skills, be able to motivate and influence others. Individual must be able to think creatively and strategically, have excellent judgment and be able to work in a changing environment.

 

What will it be like to work for Meliá Hotels International? 

 

Meliá Hotels International is unique among the 20 largest international hotel groups in having an origin in leisure and the ideal size to combine exceptional hospitality with management that is efficient and close to its stakeholders. All of this, along with our Spanish warmth and passion, makes us distinct and different. 

 

At Meliá Hotels International you are the protagonist. The combination of your talent and your passion with our desire to grow by your side has no limits. Together, we will step forward with the strength of a great company. Together, we’ll turn the future into an amazing story. 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity.  We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, religion, age or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company.