Job Title Chef Partie Cluny
Category Chefs and Head Cooks
Salary 16 CAD (per hour)
Cluny Bistro & Boulangerie, part of The Distillery Restaurants Corporation, creators of El Catrin, Madrina Bar y Tapas, Pure Spirits Oyster House & Bar, Archeo Trattoria, District Pizza and Distillery Events, is actively seeking an engaged CHEF DE PARTIE to join our Back of House Team within our growing company!
Our venues are located in the Distillery Historic District, one of North America's most exciting art and shopping destinations and home to some of the top-ranked restaurants in the City of Toronto. Cluny Bistro brings elegant French dishes to Toronto without any pretentiousness.
At Cluny, Chef Andrew Wilson, whose experience is built from some of the best restaurants over the past 15 years that Toronto has had to offer, focuses on non-pretentious menus inspired by France's modern food movement paired with vibrant music, breathtaking design, and personalized service.
We are actively seeking an experienced and motivated Chef de Partie who loves food, takes pride in their growing craft and wants to contribute to a high achieving, team-oriented kitchen. If you desire to be in an environment where excellence and respect are expected, this is the role and team for you.
DRC Chef de Parties have a proven track record of cooking in a fast-paced environment and have experience assisting the Executive Chef and Sous Chefs in the daily operation and planning of the kitchen. They help implement, maintain, and improve new and present standards and policies according to the Executive Chef and Sous Chefs.
Please note: You must already have legal permission to work in Canada to be considered for this role.
What you'll be doing:Maintaining established standards for the restaurant and assisting with new objectivesSupporting product, menu and recipe developmentAssisting with ordering and inventoryEnsuring the kitchen is run according to health and safety regulations - giving necessary safety, hygiene and sanitation training to other staff members as neededEnsuring proper handling of equipment and utensils - training staff as neededPerforming routine checks on opening, closing and cleaning duties and checklists to see they are completed fully and to standardsCo-ordinates ordering, mise-en-place, and task/assignment delegation ensuring production is on scheduleFollowing FIFO (first in, first out) method to maximize freshnessWorking closely with cooks to ensure daily operations run smoothly and all food quality standards are metAssisting with trainingOther duties as assigned
NOTE: The Chef de Partie takes over all responsibilities in the absence of the Sous Chef.
What we would like you to bring to the kitchen:Food Handlers certificate3 – 5 years of high-volume experienceSupervision and training experience is a strong assetOpen to learning, coaching and career growthA true passion and drive to createA strong problem solver with a desire to impact performanceAn exceptional leader with relationship building and communication skillsAble to work in a fast-paced, changing environment.Humility coupled with a good sense of humour
What we provide you:Competitive pay, tip-out and food discounts at all our restaurantsLearn under the guidance of our talented Executive Chef Andrew WilsonProfessional development and growth within our restaurantsOpportunity to collaborate on the creation of daily/weekly specials and contribute to our menu
The Distillery Restaurants Corporation (DRC) is committed to providing an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process. We encourage and welcome candidates with disabilities to apply for job opportunities with us. Please note that accommodations throughout each stage of the DRC’s recruitment process are available upon request.
The Distillery Restaurants Corporation (DRC) is committed to providing an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process where candidates are respected, supported and valued. The DRC welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Please note that accommodations during every part of the recruitment and selection process are available upon request.