Lusaka Legacy Hilltop Retreat and Conference Centre is a faith-based Christian Organisation. The property is comprised of 58 guest accommodations and 2 Presidential Suites.
We are located off Great East Road, in Meanwood.
We are looking for a suitable candidate for the position of Assistant Head Chef
Role Responsibility :
Direct Supervision and involvement of food preparation, cost quality, quantity inventories, portion control, menu planning, recipes, and daily specials
Assist in planning monthly kitchen budget.
Assists in overseeing job methods and cooking standards to maintain a high quality of food and service.
Supervise food preparation, handling, and storage in order to ensure compliance with all sanitation, health and safety requirements, including documentation and training.
Be able to work in at least three different sections of the kitchen namely; Garde Manger, confectionery and Hot food section
Develops standard recipes for all dishes to ensure proper portion control, uniformity of taste and quality; test new products on the market, recipes, and formulas.
Control operating expenses through effective planning, budgeting, purchasing decisions, and inventory control methods while focusing on creative cost control and revenue-generating solutions to maximize profit.
Monitor food production, ordering, and waste.
Assists with the training programs, and assist with the set-up work schedules and job requirements.
Completes market lists; orders all necessary items and inspects such foods as meat, fish, and vegetables received from markets.
Works with other departments to coordinate special functions.
Ensure compliance with, local and company health, safety, sanitation standards.
Academic and Professional Requirements :
Grade 12 school certificate
Certificate / Diploma in Food Production
Proven Work Experience as an Assistant Head Chef in a Hotel environment.
How to Apply
To apply for this job email your details to