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Piragua is looking for a creative and experienced Executive Chef to join our team.
Piragua is a full-service, speacialty food store serving Colombian snacks and drinks dishes in a casual and enjoyable atmosphere. We are located in Toronto, ON and are looking for a team player who can work as a head chef.
Constantly revising the menu to offer. The majority has been already created but we are looking for someone who can innovate and create more recipies according to what customers are looking for.
Manage the kitchen staff. As we are a small starting shop, we are looking to have around 4 people as BOH.
Maintain a clean and orderly kitchen by doing anything the shop requires. There might be washing dishes, sanitizing surfaces, sweeping and mopping as needed, cleaning equipment and maintaining the kitchen in good working order at all times
Ensure that all food is prepared according to best quality standards
Work with other team members to ensure a smooth and successful store
Operate all kitchen equipment safely and properly in compliance with local regulations
Perform all kitchen duties safely and effectively, while following sanitation procedures as outlined by local regulations at all times
Perform opening or closing duties as needed including assisting management with opening or closing tasks as needed
Requirements: Minimum 1-2 years of experience in a high-volume restaurant Experience using a high-volume food preparation system (e.g., Lineage) Experience using basic math skills (e.g., counting inventory) Ability to stand for long periods of time. Colombian food knowledge (Not required to be colombian but at least to know the food culture, taste and preparation). Ability to talk, read and listen Spanish language.
Benefits: Full-time employees eligible for some benefits & employee discounts.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $19.00-$21.00 per hour
Discounted or free food
8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
Weekends as needed
Supplemental pay types:
Ability to commute/relocate:
Toronto, ON M6J 1G5: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
Cooking: 1 year (preferred)
Food Handler Certification (preferred)
Day Shift (preferred)
Work Location: In person
Piragua is a full-service, speacialty food store serving Colombian snacks and drinks dishes in a casual and enjoyable atmosphere. We are located in Toronto, ON and are looking for a team player who can work as a head chef.View Company