The Waiting Room - Commis Chef

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Job Type:Full Time

Warm, understated elegance is the perfect way to describe The Waiting Room (TWR), a classic hotel bar located in the heart of Crown Towers Sydney. Delivering an impeccable service, a stellar list of classic cocktails, rare single malt whiskies and vintage champagne in an exceptional setting, TWR is the ultimate place to unwind after work, cement business ties or enjoy a quintessential Martini after a day of exploring. A menu of perfected classics such as oysters on ice and club sandwiches taste even finer amongst the harmonious sounds of our elegantly poised pianist.

As Sydney’s most anticipated opening, we are looking for a talented Commis Chef that is ready to take that next step in their career to join TWR. Your responsibilities will include assisting the Chef de Partie in the day to day operation of the kitchen as well as providing leadership and coaching to your team. You must be highly motivated and focused with excellent attention to detail and have the ability to remain calm under pressure.

The Commis Chef is recognised as a Senior Cook who works well with minimum supervision and is able to lead customer service standards. As a Commis Chef you will – proactively identify operational gaps and present ideas for service improvement while being results focused and driven. Your

people agility, communication skills, teamwork and ability to make decisions under pressure are all critical success factors in this role.

Key Selection Criteria:

  • A desire to learn and develop your culinary skills in a luxury environment

  • Comfortable working independently, and in a team

  • Ability to maintain high and consistent standards

  • Customer focused to meet the requests of all our guests

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Understanding of food safety standards and HACCP

What we offer you:

  • Free staff meals while on shift

  • Discounts in Crown restaurants, hotels and retail outlets

  • Career progression and training opportunities

  • Opportunity to learn from some of the best chefs in the country

  • Easy access to public transport and discounted parking

  • Great pay rates

How to apply:

If you are ready to take the next step in your culinary career and believe you have the tools to learn and be part of our award winning team, please login via and submit your up to date CV.

Applications close: Midnight Sunday 9th May 2021

As part of Crown’s inclusive culture, we strongly encourage applications across all cultural backgrounds, genders and abilities.

Crown does not request payment as part of the recruitment process.