Hyatt Sous Chef - Pastry in BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom
One of the best situated hotels in Birmingham city centre, Hyatt Regency Birmingham is a modern hotel that enjoys a prime central location. Our luxury hotel is just opposite the brand new Library of Birmingham and five minutes' walk from the exclusive Mailbox and Bull Ring shopping centres, as well as Broad Street and Brindley Place. The hotel features 319 luxury rooms and suites, our recently refurbished Gentle & Scholar pub & bistro where guests can enjoy a selection of fine wines, local beers and cocktails, fine pub food & fine dining, 10 meeting and event rooms and Amala Spa & Club for wellness/beauty treatments and pool and gym.
The Sous Chef - Pastry will be responsible for the operation of the Pastry kitchen, ensuring that all the outlets and events operate successfully, in accordance with the standard of the hotel, and that they are individually profitable. Your main responsibilities will be to ensure that all chefs within the Pastry Kitchen are working productively. Along with your roles as an operational Sous Chef, ensuring the brand standards are maintained, you will also assist with the day to day administration of the department, dealing with any associate issues and queries. You will ensure that all Chef's are actively engaged in their roles and will assist to maintain motivation in the department.
You will work on a shift rota basis. Due to the nature of the business, particularly during busy periods, you will be expected to work overtime when required.
We offer you a competitive remuneration package and in return for your hard work and dedication your benefits include generous hotel discounts and complimentary hotel nights worldwide, to name but a few. You will have the opportunity for career development either in Birmingham, the UK or overseas.
With experience as a Sous Chef in an Pastry kitchen environment looking for your next challenge in a high end establishment, or a Junior Sous Chef looking for your next career step; preferably with experience in luxury international brands. Qualifications in Kitchen Production (e.g. NVQ in Food Preparation or equivalent) will be required. Comprehensive knowledge of kitchen hygiene practices and occupational health and safety standards will be essential. Basic Computer Skills in MS Office, and Recipe Maintenance System is preferred.
Your characteristics will be representative of our values: Humility, Mutual Respect, Intellectual Honesty and Integrity, Creativity and innovation and Fun.
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Birmingham
Organization: Hyatt Regency Birmingham
Job Level: Full-time
Req ID: BIR000748
Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.