Private Chef

  • Reference: #1386
  • Muskoka, ON, Canada
  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Full Time

Private Chef

Reference #1386

Job Location

Muskoka, Ontario, Canada

Job Responsibilities of the Private Chef

We are looking for a professional Chef that will work to assist a private family until September 6/7th 2017 at their private residence in Muskoka

Duties include:

  • Prepare fresh, seasonal, health conscious meals (lunch and dinner) for family and their guests.
  • Mediterranean spa style cuisine.
  • Ensure Breakfast food is ready and available for the morning, though there is no requirement for the chef to be present for breakfast.
  • Formal events and family style.
  • Table service for small dinners.
  • Propose menus for approval.
  • Preparing occasional buffets for summer entertaining.
  • Organizing and managing kitchen inventories.
  • Perform regular grocery shopping.
  • Clean, organize and strive to obtain immaculate standards of the kitchen and storage places.

Job Requirements

  • Strong cooking background.
  • A minimum of five (5) years of work experience. Experience in a restaurant, yacht or private residence is preferred.
  • Must have a formal training in cuisine
  • Hygiene and food safety certified.
  • Understand formal presentation
  • Good planning and organizational skills.
  • Good English communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Confidentiality and discretion is a contractual requirement.
  • Flexible hours and scheduling with availability to work evenings and weekends according to the household needs.
  • Must have a passion for cooking, be proactive and know how to anticipate.
  • Adapt to the family’s tastes and preferences under supervision.
  • Energetic with a strong work ethic and communication skills.
  • Ability to multitasking and work under pressure.
  • Maintain a professional and polished manner.
  • The ability to work independently on occasion while following guidance is essential.
  • Ability to build a good rapport with the employer and the staff.
  • Must have a valid driver’s licence with a good driving record.
  • Must have a current legal working status in Canada.
  • Smoke-Free environment.

Job Salary

350$ per day.

Job Additional Information

  • Live-in at the Muskoka’s residence, Private bedroom, shared bathroom and living room provided.
  • House-car available for work duties.
  • Immediate start to September 6/7th 2017.
  • Working Days according to the family schedule, two consecutive days off per week.

Job Starting Date


Job Contact Information

Charles Berry, Branch Manager
Phone: 604.210.4575 ext. 224 | Toll-free: 1.866.201.8336
Fax: 647.484.0214

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