Commis Chef

Job ID 22524679
Auckland, Auckland Central
Listed on 17 Jun 2024

About this job

Boy & Bird is a well- established restaurant on trendy Ponsonby Road, Auckland. Boy & Bird is known New Zealand-wide for its locally sourced, organic, free-range chicken menu. The Boy & Bird is a "fun and fantastical eatery that is serving up poultry in a deliciously impressive style". Boasting a well thought out menu, Boy & Bird is passionate about great food and creating a vibrant, high quality dining experience for all its guests. As a restaurant we use a range of local suppliers and focused on local, fresh, seasonal produce.

About the role:

We are looking for full-time permanent Commis Chef to join our team. Hours of work are rostered across a 7 day week, so flexibility is required. As a Commis Chef you will be responsible for assisting with the day to day running of the kitchen and preparing food. Also involved in ensuring that excellent food hygiene practice is observed in the entire kitchen area.

Key Duties include :

Checking and verifying the quality and quantity of supplies. Preparing and cooking of food according to recipe, following the recipe to 100% Setting kitchen up for busy periods Ensuring stock is rotated to minimize wastage and Freeze and preserve food at correct temperatures Explaining to kitchen hand and looking after hygiene regulations. Ensuring good hygiene and health & safety at all times. Assisting Senior chef in kitchen. Tidying up food preparation areas after they have been used. Making sure that dishes are stored away properly. Measuring dish ingredients and portion sizes accurately. Dealing with deliveries.. Although experience is preferred, it is not essential. Training will be provided to the successful applicants. Please email me:

Job Requirements

Age 18 years or older. Diploma in Cookery or relevant experience of a minimum of three years. Ability to work in a Multicultural Environment. Team player and ability to work competently under pressure. Reliable and flexible to change. Must be able to work across any shifts including evening, weekends and public holidays. Must be fit, quick thinker, reliable, trustworthy and self-motivated.

Days of work
Rostered over 7 days (30.4 hours per week)
Pay Details
$28.00 per hour or more depending on experiences
Job Category
Career Level
Entry level (6 months - 2 years)
Driver Licence
Not Required
Pre-employment drug test required

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