Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate


#Western Whitsundays Executive Chef

- Brand new premium appointed kitchen
- Small management team
- Attractive remuneration & roster The Opal has recently undergone a multi-million renovation including a brand new premium-appointed kitchen, restaurant, bar, bistro and function room. We are experiencing rapid growth and seeking an experienced Executive Chefor a Sous Chef who is ready to step-up to the next level. The successful candidate will employ their culinary and managerial skills in order to play a critical role in executing our 2020 business plan, leading a youngdynamic team and enhancing our overall guest experience.

Key Responsibilities

- Plan and direct the design and preparation of culinary activities in alignment with our business plan
- Manage ingredient costs and inventories,order supplies, manage key supplier relationships
- Ensure that the kitchen operates efficiently
- Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards
- Resourcefully solve any issues that arise and seize control of any problematic situation
- Manage and train kitchen staff, establish working schedule and assess staff’s performance
- Maintain a positive and professional approach with co-workers and customers Minimum Requirements& Qualifications

- Diploma in Commercial Cookery or equivalent qualification
- Experience as an Executive Chef or minimum 2 years as a Sous Chef relieving the Executive Chef
- Understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and procedures
- Excellent record of kitchen and staff management
- Accuracy and speed in handling emergency situations and providing solutions
- Familiar with industry’s best practices
- Working knowledge of various computer software programs (MS Office, POS) In return we offer the following

- Competitive salary package commensurate with qualifications and experience
- Good working conditions, employment flexibility and a great team environment
- A position on the Senior Leadership team member where your input is appreciated and respected Special Notes

- Only candidates with full working rights in Australia will be considered for the role
- Preference will be given to candidates who live in Collinsville or are willing to relocate to Collinsville Queensland If you fit our criteria we really want to hear from you! Please send your resume to

  • nutrition
  • software