Private Chef

New position
  • Reference: #N1447
  • Rosedale, Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Full Time

Private Chef

Reference #N1446

Job Location

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Job Responsibilities of the Private Chef

  • Create fresh seasonal meals according to the family and entertaining schedule.
  • Create menus.
  • Food and wine pairing.
  • Table setting and table service.
  • Cleaning, organizing and keeping the cleanliness standards of the kitchen, pantries, cupboards, refrigerator, etc.
  • Grocery shopping and errands.
  • Handling special requests as needed.

Job Requirements

  • Strong cooking background.
  • A minimum of five (5) years of work experience in a private residence or yacht.
  • Must have a formal training in classical French cuisine and move smoothly to maximize multitasking.
  • Hygiene and Food safety certified.
  • Skilled plate presentation.
  • Wine knowledge.
  • Cleanliness is of utmost important at ALL TIMES.
  • Good planning and organizational skills.
  • Good English communication skills (verbal and written).
  • 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 to anticipate.
  • Have the ability to adapting to the family’s tastes and preferences.
  • Energetic with a strong work ethic and communication skills.
  • Be discreet, able to pay attention to details and have a good presentation.
  • Ability to multitasking and work under pressure.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Poised and professional at all times, even under pressure.
  • Understands that the utmost in confidentiality and discretion is required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
  • Must have a car in good condition.
  • Must have a current legal working status in Canada.
  • Smoke-Free environment.

Job Salary

Competitive, according to experience.

Job Additional Information

  • 2 weeks paid vacation.
  • Work days: Tuesday to Saturday.
  • Work hours: 40 hours/week.
  • House-car available for work duties.
  • No company insurance/benefits provided.

Job Starting Date

As soon as possible.

Job Contact Information

Nicolas Marion, Private Staffing Specialist
Phone: 416.907.9618 ext. 223 | Toll-free: 1.866.201.8338
Fax: 647.484.0214

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