Head Chef

About Us
Generator is a global lifestyle brand offering fresh and socially engaging accommodation and hospitality venues. Our vision is to become the world’s leading experience and design-led hostel brand. We aim to achieve this by offering a host of soulful social spaces, cultural events and a creative programme that inspires guests and locals alike, all while providing affordable and safe accommodation in the centre of the city.

BEING YOURSELF is the key to bringing the Generator story and brand to life.

YOU MUST
  • Have impeccable honesty
  • Have a passion for Food and people
  • Love Cooking
  • Be creative, innovative and digitally smart
  • Be really 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 Operations Director 
  • 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 FB Manager and General Manager 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
  • 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 including HACCP
  • 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
 
Desired Skills & Experience:
  • Experienced in the hospitality market
  • Knowledgeable of the local food market
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
  • Employee Bounty Program providing opportunities to earn up to €1,000 for new hire referrals with no cap on number of referrals made 
  • Company contribution towards gym membership fees for all eligible employees 
  • 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
  • Various employee recognition schemes
Join Us and help us achieve our Vision!