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Commis Chef - Findershub

Date Posted: Nov 12, 2021
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  • Location:
    Lusaka, Lusaka, Zambia
  • Company:
  • Type:
    Full Time/Permanent
  • Shift:
    Morning Shift
  • Career Level:
    Operational level
  • Positions:
  • Experience:
    Less Than 1 Year
  • Gender:
    No Preference
  • Degree:
  • Apply Before:
    Nov 19, 2021

Job Description

A company in the hospitality industry, specialising in conferencing, events, restaurants and rooms, is looking to hire a Commis Chef.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill this position.

Job Summary

Reporting to the Head and Sous Chefs, the Commis Chef is helps prepares food items and assists the Chef De Parties in preparing and cooking meals. The Commis chef participates in washing, peeling, and cutting the fruits and vegetables needed for meals. Seasoning, and preparing ingredients is also required in supporting the restaurant services.

Key Performance Areas

a)       Assisting in the food preparation process

b)       Cooking and preparing elements of high-quality dishes

c)       Preparing vegetables, meats and fish

d)       Assisting other Chefs

e)       Helping with deliveries and restocking

f)        Assisting with stock rotation and cleaning stations

g)       Contributing to maintaining kitchen and food safety standards


a)       Full grade 12 twelve certificate or its equivalent

b)      Minimum of a Certificate in Food Production, Hotel Management or its equivalent.

c)         Possession of a valid food handlers.

Work Experience

a)       Minimum 6 months relevant experience

b)      Awareness of food handling techniques

c)       Experience of kitchen equipment

d)      Experience of dangerous equipment such as knives

e)       Competent level of English spoken and written.


A successful commis must possess the following qualities;

a)       Adaptability to change and willingness to embrace new ideas and processes

b)       Basic understanding of health and safety

c)       Understanding of basic food hygiene practices

d)       Good oral communication

e)       Team player qualities


The successful candidate will be appointed on a fixed term contract, renewable subject to performance.  On offer is an attractive remuneration package which is competitive with similar companies.

Application Procedure

Interested candidates who meet the minimum qualifications should apply to not later than Friday 19th November 2021.

This is an equal opportunity employer and both male and female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

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Lusaka, Lusaka, Zambia

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