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The Doyle Collection

Senior Chef - Pastry

The Doyle Collection

  • Cork / Dublin
  • Not disclosed
  • Permanent full-time
  • Updated 13/03/2013
  • Barbara Monaghan
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The Westbury Hotel has an excellent opportunity available for an Senior Pastry Chef to join our team.


The Doyle Collection
At the Doyle Collection, we are leaders in development and setting standards of excellence in the luxury hotel sector, one of the world's most dynamic and successful industries. A select havens in six major cities throughout Ireland, the UK and USA, The Doyle Collection employs over one thousand of the most skilled, professional and dedicated people that the industry has to offer. Our hotels inhabit the most fashionable quarters of the most sought-after cities, and each one is a unique reflection of its setting, providing business and leisure travellers with a truly memorable luxury experience.

The Westbury Hotel 
has an excellent opportunity available for an
Senior Pastry Chef
to join our team.

The Pastry Chef, working with the Executive Chef, will be responsible for managing the pastry section of the hotel. They will lead and inspire the pastry team to strive to surpass guest's expectations. They will contribute to guest satisfaction through the preparation of a high-quality, innovative product in accordance with hotel standards.
This position requires proven excellence and successes within the area of culinary expertise.

Key Responsibilities:
• Working with the Executive Chef to manage the effective and efficient daily operation of the pastry section
• To inspire the pastry team, delivering quality, consistency and excellence in our product offering
• To work with the Executive Chef, to inspire and challenge your team to continuously develop new initiatives which will ensure our food product is relevant, up to date, exciting and memorable
• To contribute to the production of food items as instructed by the Executive Chef and/or Sous Chef
• To take direction from your department managers and to assist in the monitoring of food quality & hygiene standards
• To ensure that all dishes are prepared in a timely fashion and as instructed by the Executive Chef and/or Sous Chef
• To ensure that all dishes leaving the kitchen are prepared to the approved standards of presentation
• To adhere to HACCP procedures at all times
• To ensure that all kitchen staff observe appropriate systems of hygiene during food preparation & storage
• To work in accordance with health & safety legislations and to report any faults to equipment to the manger/supervisor
• To be familiar with and have knowledge of the hotels daily business

The ideal candidate for this position:
Must have a proven ability working with pastry and have worked in a similar role
Must have a Professional culinary education qualification
Detailed knowledge of HACCP is essential
Experience of working with quality standards and be focused on providing a consistently high standard of service
Must be standards driven and detail-orientated
Must have the ability to multi-task in fast-paced environment
Must be flexible with regards to hours
Must have a good command of the English Language
Should have previous experience in similar role
Must be able to work well in a team and display energy and enthusiasm in all personal interactions.

Benefits package:
Competitive salary
Meals on Duty
Provision and laundry of uniform
Discounted Health Insurance
Employee Discounts
Educational Support
Employee Recognition Awards


The Doyle Collection is an equal opportunities employer.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

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