Seasonal Temp - Commis Chef

Bristol  |  Hospitality

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Salary Overview
Competitive Basic Salary, Generous Service Charge, plus paid Overtime
Competitive Salary
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We have an excellent opportunity for an Commis Chef to join our busy and bustling team in our award winning Second Floor restaurant in Bristol on Cabot Circus.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced chef to work with an energetic, highly skilled and knowledgeable team, gaining invaluable skills and knowledge to assist them in their career. This role is full time, working weekends and evenings as a Seasonal temp. 

Many will argue that the preparation & presentation of our food to the highest culinary standards is the most critical part of making dining, fine dining. As a Commis Chef you play a substantial role in ensuring our customers have a 5* experience.

What you will be doing

  • Support the Head Chef, Sous Chef and Chef De Partie across the kitchen
  • Provide ideas and opinions over menu development and changes
  • Assist the Chef De Partie to ensure sufficient Mise-en-Place is ready for service
  • Carry out stocktaking and stock control

The role is Full Time working 45 hours per week. You will be required to work weekends and evenings.

Skills and experience you need

  • Good knife skills
  • Elementary food hygiene

About you

  • You will be passionate about food and quality
  • You thrive under pressure
  • You love working in a team
  • You are eager to develop your skills                  

About us

Harvey Nichols is not just a destination for luxury fashion.   We are also a destination for award winning restaurants.   With several superior dining and drinking offerings we provide our customers glamorous environments to enjoy a light lunch, an indulgent afternoon tea, a decadent cocktail or a sumptuous dinner. 

All your hard work, rewarded 

Our colleagues are as important to us as our customers.   When working with us you will be introduced to a huge variety of benefits including:

  • Generous service charge
  • A unique Learning and Development programme to support your career with us
  • Very generous staff discount 
  • Staff meals
  • Seasonal staff parties and team days
  • Charity day to support your good cause

Where do I sign?

If you are already thinking of what you will wear on your first day (no we don’t have uniforms) then click here to apply

The process from here is simple;

Your application will be reviewed by a specialist recruiter in our HR Team

If suitable you will be called and asked a few simple questions and if expectations match we will invite you for a paid trial

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