Kitchen Manager

Full Time

Abberfoyle Black Rock Main Road, Bridgetown, Barbados

THE OPPORTUNITY

As Kitchen Manager, you’ll learn how to prepare great food, cook meats, and roast breadfruits. You’ll be responsible for making sure our food is consistently delicious. You’ll order the food and train others to become future kitchen managers. Each day, you’ll ensure the quality and safety of Yelluh Meat’s delicious food. You’ll see to it that the kitchen is clean, organized and well stocked, and that the equipment is properly maintained and in good condition. Throughout the process, you’re training and developing Crew members, helping them learn how to become future Kitchen Managers. At its core, as with every position at Yelluh Meat, the position is focused on promoting teamwork and creating a great customer experience. While on the clock, you’re always busy on your feet, accomplishing your station’s goals, taking on tasks that you see need to get done, and pitching-in to support your teammates. At Yelluh Meat, you’ll join a team that’s committed to Celebrating Bajan Heritage. If this sounds like something you’d like to be a part of, we’d love to meet you! See more details below and apply today.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

In addition to following Yelluh Meat's policies and procedures, principle responsibilities include, but are no limited to, the following:


Food Quality

  • Ensuring food quality by cooking and prepping food to order, and following kitchen procedures

  • Monitoring food waste and inventory levels, and resolving food quality issues

Team Development

  • Developing a strong team dynamic between back of house team and front of house team

  • Training and developing team members to be future Kitchen Managers

  • Communicating with team members effectively in order to ensure great customer service and throughput

Miscellaneous

  • Ensuring the kitchen is properly cleaned and sanitized

  • Monitoring kitchen equipment and ensuring it is kept in good repair; making sure malfunctioning equipment is repaired as quickly as possible

  • Ensuring that the kitchen itself and all team members meet the necessary guidelines to ensure there are no injuries or accidents

  • Filling out Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and Inventory Rotation (FIFO)

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL 

  • Have proven experience in varied kitchen positions including food preparation, line cook, fry cook and expediter.

  • Have at least 1 year experience in a similar capacity.

  • Be able to manage your own time and the time of others through efficient time management techniques.

  • Have good monitoring/assessment skills to evaluate performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.

  • Have basic computer skills including email, word processing, spreadsheet creation and the use of online applications / website browsers.

  • Be efficient and accurate with units of measurement, figures, conversions and calculations.

  • Be able to speak, write and understand clearly managers, kitchen and dining room personnel and guests.

  • Have the manual ability to manipulate the POS system and handle/serve food.

  • Be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time (in excess of 8 hours)

  • Be able to reach, bend, stoop and occasionally lift up to 50 pounds

  • Have a valid food handler’s certificate

ABOUT YELLUH MEAT

Yelluh Meat is celebrating Bajan heritage by serving locally available, culturally inspired, old school foods and wholesome ingredients in new exciting expressions without artificial colors, flavors or preservatives. With employees who are passionate on providing a great guest experience, Yelluh Meat is committed to making its food more accessible to everyone while continuing to charts its path as a leader and innovator in the food industry. Co-founders, Kim Hamblin and Dwight Forde, first opened Yelluh Meat in Black Rock, St Michael in 2015. For more information or to place an order online, visit WWW.YELLUHMEAT.COM.