Sous Chef – Jacks Smokehouse – Oldham

at Jacks Smokehouse Limited (view profile)
Location Oldham, Greater Manchester, England
Date Posted May 21, 2015
Category Sous Chef
Job Type Full-time
Area England
County Greater Manchester


Job Title: Sous Chef

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Negotiable 

Key Accountabilities of a Sous Chef

Running of the kitchen on a day to day basis in the absence of the Head Chef.

Lead and inspire the team to ensure the kitchen runs smoothly at all times
Help develop the junior chefs.

Ensure consistency of produce throughout the kitchen.

Supervise service ensuring presentation of food is compliant with restaurant standards.

Assist the Head Chef in menu compilation and possess an in depth knowledge of the full menu.

Support the management team to ensure targets are met with labour and food costs.

Compliance with food labelling and temperature controls.

The ideal candidate will

  • Have previous experience working in a similar role.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and influencing skills.
  • Be able to work effectively as part of a team whilst undertaking a leadership role.
  • Identify ways to improve profitability.
  • Be able to demonstrate an up to date and in depth understanding of the industry.
  • Continually strive to achieve personal goals and objectives.
  • Lead by example and offer clear direction to team.
  • Be uncompromising in achieving company standards.
  • Communicate relevant business information regularly, efficiently and concisely to their team.
  • Builds effective and constructive relationships

Please send all applications to

or call Carl on 07725937275