Commis Chef - Malmaison, Edinburgh
From our iconic buildings to the iconic dishes on our Brasserie menu, we dare to be different from other UK hotels. Our 12 exciting city centre hotels put our guests at the heart of the action, whether they're visiting for business or pleasure.
Malmaison is here to cater for those who demand something different. People who are looking for a stylish stay, daring dining or an impressive events venue. Depending on which Malmaison you choose, you may check in to a converted castle prison, hospital or even a royal mail sorting office. But the difference doesn't stop there. Each location is designed with flair and imagination, with sumptuous accommodation and daring touches around every corner.
And our team's unbridled passion for big events has made Malmaison one of the most popular choices for UK wedding venues.
Malmaison's 12 UK boutique hotels dare to be different.
Malmaison are one of Europe's leading hotel brands gaining a reputation for being at the cutting edge of hospitality today. We have always believed in delivering hospitality in a different way. We select our people from all walks of life but with one common thread, a desire to succeed in life through hard work, loyalty, enthusiasm and respect for their colleagues. We are growing in size and are in the search for the best talented people on the market, if you have these attributes and they are in your heart then we would love to hear from you.
The role involves taking responsibility for the general mise-en-place in the kitchen.
- You will be required to assist the kitchen brigade in the day to day running of the kitchen preparing food to the highest standard. Our menus include a la carte, daily specials and our dishes allow us the opportunity to showcase some of the best local food producers who share our passion for great local and seasonal products.
- Commis Chefs must be passionate about food and delivering amazing hospitality to our guests.
- Experience in a similar position is beneficial but not necessary, however we are looking for commitment and dedication.
We are offering a competitive hourly rate plus / including service charge and an award winning benefit package including:
- Range of flexible benefits including life insurance.
- A contributory pension scheme.
- Childcare scheme.
- Employee assistance scheme.
- 31 days holiday per annum.
- Company discounts including staff rates and major high street discounts.
We also offer award winning training and development programmes including the AAA programme for those who would like to take a step up the career ladder. We are a company continually evolving, developing and growing. A company full of opportunities.
Built in 1883, our stunning Edinburgh hotel boasts 100 lavish rooms and suites with unbelievably comfy beds, plush decor and stunning harbour views. The Shore is home to some of the city's best restaurants, and Mal Brasserie Edinburgh is no exception. Serving locally inspired dishes complemented by bistro classics such as our mouth-watering Malburger, it's all about seasonal, fresh, high-quality ingredients served with style. And when the sun is shining, you can enjoy the fresh air out on our lively waterfront terrace. A visit to any Malmaison would not be complete without stopping by our slinky Malbar, which has extensive wine and cocktail selections, expertly prepared by our knowledgeable team. We also offer private wine tasting, masterfully conducted by our chief sommelier, and private dining for up to 60 guests, which is ideal whether you're planning a wedding or corporate event. Just 15 minutes from the historic Royal Mile, Mal Edinburgh is the perfect base for exploring some of the city's most popular attractions, including Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street and Holyrood Palace.