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Job SummaryFort Young Hotel is seeking to recruit a dynamic, results-oriented Executive Chef.
The Executive Chef is responsible for the overall kitchen operations and culinary talents to include but not exclusively; leading and managing the entire kitchen team, managing all food related functions, managing cost, inventory control, and menu planning and execution.
Job Requirements and soft skill preference:
A minimum of 4 years’ experience as a Chef, as well as full competency in banqueting for a large number of guests. A proven track record delivering high quality food and appropriate presentation. The Executive Chef should be innovative in Caribbean/International cuisine and have the ability to work with seasonal local produce. Fluency in English (oral and written) is mandatory, ability to speak French would be an advantage. Excellent knowledge of Health & Sanitation (HAACP).
The Executive Chef is expected to have strong leadership skills including team building, an outgoing personality, and excellent organizational and communication skills.
We offer competitive pay and benefits and an opportunity to work with a very talented team.
Let us know of your interest by forwarding your Cover Letter, Resume with photograph plus the names and contact information for two (2) Professional references.
About the Fort Young Hotel
The Fort Young Hotel is a 3 star property with historical ambience and the most recognized name in quality hospitality services in Dominica. The Fort Young marries traditional elegance with breath-taking views of the ocean. Their 72 guest rooms and suites are ideal for both business and leisure travellers. All rooms are fully air-conditioned, with free Wi-Fi throughout and also feature a terrace or balcony offering the most dramatic sea and sunset views imaginable.
The Fort Young is perfectly situated to discover all this island's treasures. You can dive or go whale watching directly from our jetty. Hike the rainforests and waterfalls that stretch up behind our hotel. The Fort Young is the ideal hotel for family holidays, adventure trips and business travelers alike. Whether you are here for romance or adventure, to relax or on business, our historic luxury hotel is The Key to Dominica.