I am forwarding my resume to you after seeing the classified ad for an experienced Demi chef de Partie to join your organization. I would appreciate being considered for the position. I have been part of the hospitality and food service industry for six years now in the kitchen. I have been looking for a growth opportunity and a chance to further my career. I sure you will agree this prospect is right for both of us.
I know I can help maintain that reputation. I have an extensive history developing ideas for restaurant menus. As a Demi chef de Partie I collaborated with senior chefs in the design of recipes menus and food presentation. I am certified in the safety of food handling and take great pleasure in providing a high level of customer service.
I would love to come in for an interview to discuss the details of your Chefs and see the kitchen.
|Last Resume Update||August 18, 2019|
|Address||jumeirah 1, United Arab Emirates|
Demi chef de partie
Ensure that the production, preparation and presentation of food are of the highest quality at all times.
Ensure highest levels of guest satisfaction, quality, operating and food costs on an ongoing basis.
Knowledge of all standard procedures and policies pertaining to food preparation, receiving, storage and sanitation.
Full awareness of all menu items, their recipes, methods of production and presentation standards.
Follows good preservation standards for the proper handling of all food products at the right temperature.
Operate and maintain all department equipment and reporting of malfunctioning.
Ensure effective communication between staff by maintaining a secure and friendly working environment.
Establishing and maintaining effective inter-departmental working relationships.
Have excellent knowledge of menu creation, whilst maintaining quality and controlling costs in a volume food business.
Personally responsible for hygiene, safety and correct use of equipment and utensils.
Ability to produce own work in accordance with a deadline and to assist and encourage others in achieving this aim.
Checks periodically expiry dates and proper storage of food items in the section.
Consults daily with Sous Chef and Executive chef on the daily requirements, functions and also about any last minute events.
Guides and trains the subordinates on a daily basis to ensure high motivation and economical working environment.
Should be able to set an example to others for personal hygiene and cleanliness on and off duty.
Daily feedback collection and reporting of issues as they arise.
Slices, grind and cooks meats and vegetables using a full range of cooking methods.
Wash and peel fresh fruits, vegetables and also able to weigh, measure and mix ingredients on correct proportions.
Have general knowledge of cooking temperatures, making soups & sauces, preparing entrees, vegetable preparation and a la carte cooking.
Set-up the station with par stocks of menu items, and prepare the dishes designated for that station.
Checks supplies and prep lists and ensures all items are prepped in a timely fashion.
Replenishes service lines as needed and restocks and prepares the workstation for the next shift.
Ensures that all products are stored properly in the correct location at the appropriate levels at all times.
Communicate any assistance needed during busy periods and report any incidents to the Sous Chef to ensure optimum service to guests.
Check and ensure the correctness of the temperature of appliances and food.
Serve food in proper portions on to correct serving vessels and plates.
Wash and disinfect kitchen area, workstations, tables, tools, knives and other equipment.
Maintain correct portion size and quality of the food to the hotel's standards.
Minimise waste and maintain controls to attain forecasted food cost.
Review status of work and follow-up actions required with the Head Cook before leaving.
Assists in providing on the job training & development of new cooks.
Assists other Team Members in the kitchen when needed or perform any other tasks assigned by the hotel management.
Provide the highest and most efficient level of hospitality service to the hotel guests.
Works in the designated station as set by Executive Chef and/or Sous Chef.
Able to organise the assigned work area and efficiently put away orders.
Able to prepare and sells food within recommended time frames to meet Guest expectations.
Able to operate kitchen equipment like braising pan, baking ovens, stoves, grills, microwaves and fryers.
Able to produce quality product in a timely and efficient manner for the guests or staff.
Responsible to maintain cleanliness, sanitation at the assigned work area.
Responsible for preparing and cooking all food items by the recipe and to specification.
Prepare ingredients for cooking, including portioning, chopping, and storing food.
Prepare all menu items by strictly following recipes and yield guide.
Cook food according to recipes, quality standards, presentation standards and food preparation checklist.
Prepares, seasons, and cooks a wide variety of meats, vegetables, soups, breakfast dishes and other food items.