Head Kitchen Extraordinaire!

We’re Hiring!

Starting: Immediately

Application Deadline:  Tuesday, May 31, 11pm.

Location: 5017 – 50th Street, Camrose

Do you have experience in a commercial kitchen or have lots of kitchen skills? We want to meet you! Come join our team at the Fox & Fable Book & Game Café and Bookstore - a unique community-oriented convergence of food service, retail and fun in Downtown Camrose!

 

We are looking for someone to head up our kitchen. It’s pretty basic – mostly soups, salads, sandwiches, nachos and snacks (no deep frying or grill) – with lots of room for creativity.  We offer an engaging, independent work environment open Tuesday to Saturday, which will include mostly daytime shifts around 25-30 hours a week.

 

Qualifications:

  • Experience in basic kitchen food preparation required;

  • Experience in the restaurant/food/beverage service industry preferred;

  • Must be able to select/create recipes for our kitchen and teach others how to prepare them;

  • Must be organized and able to plan weekly menus and ingredient requirements;

  • Must be responsible and able to work independently;

  • Food safety training an asset;

  • Driver’s license and vehicle an asset (for grocery shopping).

 

Responsibilities:

  • Leading the kitchen team in terms of preparation, serving, cleaning, and planning;

  • Ensuring the kitchen is organized, clean, efficient and prepared at all times;

  • Preparing basic meals like sandwiches, salads, nachos, and soup;

  • Coordinating preparation and cleaning tasks of other staff; providing prep and serving instructions;

  • Menu planning, including choosing new recipes (e.g. weekly soup specials);

  • Identifying daily/weekly ingredient requirements, shopping for groceries;

  • Working with owners/managers to

    • track sales and customer feedback,

    • ensure maintenance of kitchen equipment,

    • schedule staff to meet preparation and serving requirements.

 

Wage:

Starting wage is $16-$18/hr depending on experience.

Coffee perks and employee retail discounts.

 

How to apply:

Send your resumé and cover letter to info@foxandfable.ca.

 

Deadline:

Tuesday, May 31st, 2022