At Ski Miquel we are looking for well-trained and professional chefs who want to work in a chalet environment to ensure high quality food for our 25-35 guests. This a full-time position for the season, working alongside our Resort Manager and Chalet Hosts.
Ski Miquel holiday’s offer breakfast, afternoon tea and a 3-course evening meal. We have our own Cook Book with menus pre-planned for the week, our chefs are responsible for ensuring the food is cooked and served to the set standard. We do not serve lunch, so once your prep is done then your day is free until the evening service.
This job is ideal for someone who is hard-working and organised, as this means you will get the most time out on the mountain. We have positions available in our resorts in France. Austria, Switzerland and Spain.
This is an outline of the general tasks and requirements that are expected of our chefs:
To prepare and serve breakfast on alternate days (working with chalet hosts), the main job being to cook eggs to order for the beginning of service at 8am until 9am. Also making cakes and biscuits for afternoon tea and preparing a 3-course evening meal for 25-35 guests, adhering to the Ski Miquel Cook Book, on six nights a week.
Our most efficient chefs do most of their prep work during the morning and then go back to the kitchen late afternoon to finish off. We do not offer lunch, so after you finish your prep (most chefs finish around 11am) your day is free and you will not have to return until late afternoon to prepare for evening service for 8pm.
The staff all work as a team, the chalet hosts will help with plating meals to the set standard with your guidance before serving. All of you help in the clearing and cleaning of the kitchen following service, you all finish together.
Other responsibilities will include maintaining a clean and hygienic kitchen, ordering stock to ensure you maintain the pre-set budget in conjunction with the Resort Manager, who will report back to head office with any issues.
- Team player
- Attention to detail
- Good communication skills
- Love of the mountains
- Qualified chef (NVQ Level 2 or equivalent)
- Experience in ordering and stock-taking
- Catering experience
If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org