Commis Chef (Mandarin speaker)

Recruiter
Centre People
Location
London
Salary
17850.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Prestigious gaming club seeks an experienced Commis Waiter to provide an efficient, professional and smooth service from the kitchen to restaurant assisting the Demi Chef de Rang/Chef de Rang. The ideal person will have several years’ experience in a high-end restaurant environment. Some formal training in food preparation, service and menu detail would also be useful. As a result the job holder is likely to have worked in a number of establishments before moving to higher-end restaurants en route to this position at the Club.

Main duties:

  • Providing a 1st class waiter service within the restaurant, being civil and professional in the presence of the Club’s members and guests

  • Fluent Mandarin / English speaker

  • Good basic verbal communication skills, with the ability to liaise with kitchen staff and customers and their guests if this occasion arises

  • Maintain a high standard of personal grooming

  • Be knowledgeable on the liquor licence

  • Be able to answer questions on menu description and wine by the glass and cigars

  • Assist in the mise en place of the restaurant

  • Have good practice of trolley service and carving

The role will require working various shifts and weekends as advised.

Salary £17,850 + tips (c£7,000 pa), pension