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Pastry Commis Chef

Melia White House Hotel

Location: London, NW1

 

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.

 

At Meliá Hotels & Resorts we put our soul and our passion into everything we do so that our guests can live a unique experience, full of the warmth and the hospitality that are so typical of our Spanish origin. If you have an eye for detail and wish to improve yourself every day in an environment which stands out for its personalized customer service, if you enjoy working for a stylish urban or leisure hotel brand, if you want to be part of a team of people who are passionate about what they do… Then you belong at Meliá

 

Key responsibilities

 

• To possess strong operational and leadership skills with regard to both knowledge and operation.

• To undertake dealings with suppliers and commercial partners of the business with regard to kitchen operations set and agreed by the Head Chef & Senior Sous Chef.

• To check all inbound food deliveries to ensure consistency and quality of all items delivered for the kitchen operation.

• To maintain strict kitchen structure and development of junior chefs and kitchen porters set by the Sous Chefs.

• Ensure all health and safety practices are followed, and participate in controlling stock and portion control.

 

Requirements

 

• Have worked in a high-pressure kitchen environment

• Will have a passion for fresh produce

• Be able to run a section and manage a small team

• Be organised and able to communicate effectively with a team.

• NVQ Level 2 (Preferred)

 

Benefits:

 

Recognition schemes, pension, “refer a friend” bonuses.

28 days’ holiday including 8 public holidays.

Meals on duty, dry-cleaning, season ticket loans.

Healthcare, Perkbox discounts.

Development including cross-training, development programmes and language classes.

Social events and paid volunteering.

Discounts for you, friends and family to stay at Meliá worldwide

Competitive salary

 

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.