Posted 13 days ago
Position: Sushi Cook
Location: Bisha Hotel, 80 Blue Jays Way, Toronto, ON
Celebrity chef Akira Back has opened his first Canadian namesake restaurant, Akira Back, in the Bisha Hotel Toronto. Akira Back is renowned for blending Japanese cuisine with Korean ingredients and flavours.
At Akira Back, we believe our guests visit us because of our originality, humility, authenticity and commitment to excellence who are focused on providing guest-centric hospitality and memorable experiences to each and every guest.
Reporting to the Executive Chef, you will be responsible for safely preparing ingredients required for food service from a sanitary environment. The ideal candidate would have previous kitchen experience, knowledge of Japanese/Korean cuisine, and are motivated by desire to progress in a dynamic, fast-paced, and challenging environment.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
-Responsible for compliance with industry food safety standards
-Assists in all aspects of food preparation and presentation as needed
-Assists in control of inventory and supplies
-Responsible for safety in the kitchen environment
-Maintains cleanliness in common areas including the ramp, grill, and garbage collection areas
-Keep work areas and food storage areas clean and safe at all times
-Perform all other duties as required, including dish washing as needed
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
-Minimum 1-2 years of kitchen prep background in Japanese/Korean cuisine
-Sushi prep cook required
-Strong knife skills and use of kitchen equipment and utensils
-Ability to work from 3:00pm-12:00am
-Must be energetic with a passion for food and a positive attitude
-Must be able to follow oral and written instructions
-Must exhibit a high degree of professionalism (i.e. punctuality, commitment to the job, well-groomed, mannerly, great team work etc.)
ICONINK recognizes its obligations under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, and, upon request, will provide accommodation in the recruitment processes to the point of undue hardship.
Date Available: October 3rd, 2019
Requirements: Food Safe Level 1, Work Permit Necessary
Contact Name: mellisa tan
Together with ICONINK, Chef Akira Back opens his first Canadian namesake restaurant in Toronto’s Bisha Hotel. Drawing on inspiration from his Korean heritage and travels around the globe, Chef Back has created a menu that blends modern Japanese cuisine with authentic Korean flavors. In addition to his signature dishes, Chef Back has created new items unique for the Toronto location. Complemented by the sleek design with layers of gold detail and tactile finishes in carbon black, the unparalleled dining experience is a true statement of luxury.