Cook

BEING YOURSELF is the key to bringing the Generator story and brand to life. We need an exceptional and passionate foodie to join our team in Kitchen department. If you are an inspiring leader and communicator, a people person through and through and have a genuine desire to be part of something big then your journey should start here. Help us to create an unforgettable experience. Be a part of Europe’s fastest moving, ground breaking, hostel brand. Join Generator, be yourself.
 
YOU MUST
  • Have impeccable honesty
  • Have a passion for Food and people
  • Love Cooking
  • Be creative, innovative and digitally smart
  • Be really organised
  • Keep cool when the pressure hits
  • Understand the food business and be passionate about maximising revenue.
  • Be Yourself
 
YOU WILL:
  • Report to the Head Chef 
  • Work well independently or with the team and take full ownership of our Food Offering
  • OWN GUEST COMPLAINTS AND RESOLVE THEM YOURSELF. YOU SOLVE THE PROBLEMS, YOU CREATE THE SOLUTIONS
  • Give input to the Head Chef on menu creativity with the courage to try something different and deliver innovative, locally inspired food & beverage offerings appropriate to the guest community.
  • Keep up to date with local food trends
  • Carry out all preparatory tasks ensuring good quality produce at all times
  • Know your city, its cafes/bars and restaurants
  • Make social local to ensure our city knows us and loves us
  • Assist the Head Chef to exceed the budgeted departmental P&L
  • Operate a clean hygienic kitchen at all times.
  • Ensure that you remain compliant with all local food hygiene legislation
  • Know all statutory legislation and ensure H&S and Fire Safety compliance
 
 
YOU HAVE:
  • Experience working within the food industry
  • A genuine interest and enthusiasm for food and service
  • A passion for trending Food concepts locally and elsewhere
 
This is not intended as an exhaustive list of duties. Other duties as may be reasonably required will form part of this job description.
 
Our Key Benefits Include:
  • Birthday holiday in addition to your yearly holiday allocation
  • 2 free nights’ accommodation across any hostels (subject to availability)
  • Reduced room rates for staff as well as friends and family members
  • Social events and celebrations calendar
Join Us and help us achieve our Vision!