Experienced Sushi Chef

  • KAIY
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Nov 02, 2019
Full time Chefs, Cooks, Food Preparation Workers

Job Description

KAIYO -- Nikkei Restaurant, located on busy Union St, is looking for dynamic BOH team members.The concept of the restaurant is centered around Japanese Cuisine with Peruvian influences.We are looking for a reliable sushi chef with the willingness to grow and learn about both culinary styles, and their rich history together. Our menu ventures outside of traditional sushi, we are looking for chefs that are passionate about high quality food, beautiful aesthetics, and impactful flavors.Overall Qualifications:- Minimum 1 year of experience as a Sushi Chef- Knowledge of fish, sushi varieties and Japanese dishes- Proper food handling and storage, knife skills -- cutting and preparing fish, meat, and vegetables is a must- Experience in prep, and proper accountability of fish- Well versed in a high production kitchen.- Friendly personality with excellent verbal and written communication skills- Ability to multitask- Must be able to work in a team environment as well as independently.- Eagerness to learn new techniques while understanding the overall growth of the restaurant.- Quick decision making with ability to adapt under pressure.- Always pursuing and maintaining quality of all products and menu items.- Excellent food handling skills/techniques and portion management.- Reliable and flexible under pressure.- Excellent communications skills.- English is a must.- 32 up to 40 hours a week, this is a full time positionJob Preview:- Continually check the quality of raw and cooked products- Keeping work stations up to sanitation and safety standards- Create and develop seasonal menu items- Prepare fish, sauces, and other mise-en-place items as needed- Work,s tanding, kneeling, bending for prolonged periods of time- Make nigiri, sashimi, rolls, tiraditos, ceviches, etc as needed- Provide accurate counts of fish inventory throughout shift, communicating with FOHIf you feel you meet the above qualifications.Please submit your resume with a list of references and we will contact you by phone to set up an interview.We look forward to hearing from you.Thank you!.