We Offer Guaranteed Great Service at all times - do you? If the answer to this is "YES" and you think you are ready, then we want you as one of our next Chef De Partie!
High standards are the norm here at One Great George Street, both in our cooking and in how we work as one flawless team. You must like putting in a busy and full day at work which may involve plated private dining, banqueting, and conferences and in our Brasserie and Café-Bar. You will work with and as directed by the Head Chef to help ensure the Kitchen plays its vital part in ensuring the Health and Safety of our product and our team. In short, you will be held collectively responsible for ensuring that One Great George Street LIVES it’s customer promise of “One Great Venue….One Great Standard” and of consistently Offering Guaranteed Great Service every day!
One Great George Street was voted the most prestigious conference centre in the world in 2015, beating off stiff competition from the likes of The Savoy and the The Burj Al Arab. We also housed the London Media Centre for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. As headquarters of the renowned Institution of Civil Engineers, One Great George Street is also proud to be the worldwide home of Civil Engineering.
Actions and responsibilities
- Preparing food efficiently and contributing imaginatively to menu ideas and plans.
- Ensuring the consistent practice of all operating standards and requirements in the kitchen
- To assist with the cleaning of food production areas and equipment as directed by the Executive Chef.
- Liaising with the Executive Chef with regard to customer feedback, food quality, food presentation, stock levels, wastage, ordering etc.
- To ensure regular positive, co-operative communication with management and staff.
- To carry out any other reasonable duties as required by the Executive Chef to achieve the objectives and targets of the Kitchen operation.
Our ideal new Team member… As our next Chef De Partie you will have some experience within similar establishments, preferably as a Chef De Partie. Comprehensive NVQs or City and Guilds in catering are desirable, and training in health and hygiene and an understanding of COSHH are essential. A Basic food hygiene qualification would be the minimum accepted with any application. The successful candidate will be hardworking with a passion for food and cooking. A sound knowledge in all areas of a kitchen operation is essential as is the need to be able to cope well under pressure. You should be an effective team player, and an enthusiastic all-rounder who will enjoy the opportunity to be trained. There is overtime available with this role.
ICE Group benefits include:
- 25 days annual leave
- Up to eight per cent of salary contributed to a personal pension scheme
- 24 hour employee support line
- Death in service benefit equivalent to one year’s salary
- Childcare vouchers
- Interest free season ticket loan
- Cycle to work scheme
- Big Gym membership savings with the GymFlex scheme
To apply please submit both a CV and cover letter detailing what exactly we are getting if we take you on and what you will do for us as Chef De Partie in the most prestigious conference venue on Earth! please note: you will need to upload your CV & Cover Letter as one document.
What is the ICE Group? The ICE Group is made up of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), Thomas Telford Ltd and the ICE Benevolent Fund.
The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) is a global membership organisation that promotes and advances civil engineering around the world. Our purpose is to qualify professionals engaged in civil engineering, exchange knowledge and best practice and promote their contribution to society.
Our members help to create the structures and systems that sustain society – the infrastructure that enables us to live our daily lives. Civil engineers are responsible for designing, building, maintaining and improving bridges, roads, airports, canals, docks, hospitals, schools, power stations, railways, flood defences, water supply, waste management facilities and more!
Thomas Telford Ltd (TTL) is our commercial arm, creating specialist products and services for the civil engineering and construction markets. These include books, journals, recruitment and training, as well as best practice, news and networking opportunities. One Great George Street is part of TTL and is the hospitality business responsible for running the award-winning central London conference and wedding venue.
The ICE Benevolent Fund provides advice, support and financial assistance to ICE’s current and past members and their families.
Whether it’s through providing member services, sharing civil engineering knowledge, selling our products, or providing a high standard of service, everyone involved in ICE Group is committed to creating the worldwide home of Civil Engineering.