Posted 13 days ago
Position: Sous Chef
Location: FIGO, 295 Adelaide St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1P7
FIGO offers Italian inspired cuisine in a stylishly elegant setting. The menu features house-made ricotta, wood-fired pizzas, and made-from-scratch pastas. At FIGO, our approach is simple; source the best ingredients possible and prepare them in an uncomplicated and modern way. FIGO is a part of the ICONINK portfolio, a full-service international hospitality and lifestyle brand which takes inspiration from global cuisine and culture.
FIGO is currently hiring a SOUS CHEF to join our culinary team!
The SOUS CHEF will play a key role in supporting the restaurant vision for high quality food and ensuring that it is delivered, with a hands-on approach where required, in a professional, safe and efficient manner.
-Oversee all aspects of the daily operation of the kitchen and food production area
-Conduct and order inventories as required on food and beverage supplies
-Inspect deliveries, ensuring quality is to satisfaction
-Responsible for understanding the business operations inside the restaurant
-Motivate and coach kitchen staff
-Carry out on-going training to the high standards set by the Chef De Cuisine
-Understand and abide by the Health & Safety standards
-Follow all safety, sanitation, and food handling procedures; accountable for the cleanliness and maintenance of all equipment and stations
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
-Minimum 2-4 years of experience in similar role
-Excellent attention to detail with a creative flair
-Ability to work weekends, holidays, mornings and nights
-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.)
WHY WORK FOR US
-Medical/dental group benefits
-Great perks (Discounts to all ICONINK restaurants, discounted gym membership, etc.)
-Fun team and culture
-Training and development
ICONINK recognizes its obligations under the Accessibility for Ontarian with Disabilities Act, 2005, and, upon request, will provide accommodation in the recruitment processes to the point of undue hardship.
FIGO offers Italian inspired cuisine in a stylishly elegant setting. Using the freshest and finest ingredients, FIGO offers a distinctive take on Italian cuisine using contemporary techniques and features such as, house-made ricotta, wood-fired pizzas, and made-from-scratch pastas. At FIGO, our approach is simple; source the best ingredients possible and prepare them in an uncomplicated and modern way.