Head Cook

شناسه پست:AF-INT-03-2020
عنوان: Head Cook
دسته بندی:دیگر
مدت:One year (extendable)
تاریخ ختم: 2020-02-12-(2 هفته مانده)
تعداد نفر:1
جنسیت:مرد یا زن


کارفرما: American University of Afghanistan (AUAF) | درباره American University of Afghanistan (AUAF)
شهر: کابل
کشور: AF


تحصیلات:Serve safe Certificate and knowledge of HACCP standards
تجربه کاری:At least 4 of international and relevant exp سال

  • Qualified International cook experience in catering for western and national menus.

  • Experience in International catering in Asia or UAE.

  • Serve safe Certificate. 

  • Very good oral and written communication skills in English.

  • Knowledge of baking and confectionery.

  • Food handler medical cleared certificate.

  • Excellent knowledge of HACCP standards.


  • Ability to work in an international dynamic and multicultural environment.

  • Understanding of food hygiene food handling and food presentation concepts.

  • To have experience in catering for large numbers to a high standard.

  • Can adapt to rapid changes in a positive manner and work to tight deadlines.

  • Conflict resolution.   


The Head Cook is responsible for the planning preparation and presentation of all items and beverages to the required standards of quality in line with AUAF requirements while attaining a high level of customer satisfaction; practice good housekeeping and personnel hygiene health and safety/ food hygiene.   


  • Ensure all work are carried out as per AUAF Food services

  • Control the food quality presentation and service as per required standards defined by Food Services director. 

  • Liaise with superior to discuss day-to-day operational requirements achievements and improvements and take necessary action accordingly.

  • Prepare daily requisition for the next day kitchen supplies considering forecasted man- days menu stock in balance in the kitchen and available items in stores. Forward requisition to Food Services Director for approval before storekeeper makes issues. 

  • Check incoming supplies from stores for quality and quantity damage and spoilage.

  • Refrigerating units are at correct temperature and checked regularly

  • Ensure that the food is prepared as per the planned menu and in line with the instructions/feedback received from the superiors.  Ensure smooth and timely supply of prepared / cooked food to all concerned units.

  • Ensure the correct storage of goods and that stock rotation procedures are maintained.

  • Ensure that wastage control measures are in place and are complied with.

  • Oversee proper handling packaging and storage of foodstuff and ensure the stock rotation procedures are maintained.

  • Execute additional/special menus/orders agreed between the management and client.

  • Prepare ‘a la carte’ orders if required contractually or approved by the management.

  • Overseeing the service line from setup till the end of service.

  • Perform any other task assigned by supervisor within the scope of the job.

طریقه ارسال درخواستی

To apply please send as a single PDF document: a cover letter and curriculum vitae (CV) to [email protected] no later than February 12 2020. Please include Vacancy# and Job Title “Head Cook” in the subject line of the email otherwise the application will not be considered. Applications in languages other than English will not be reviewed.  Please be advised that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. A written test or example of work may be used as a form of screening.

If hired the successful applicant is expected to provide official proof of academic degrees (transcripts sent from the degree granting school directly to AUAF).

AUAF does not charge recruitment fees to applicants.

AUAF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. AUAF follows a strict non-discriminatory policy in its selection and employment practices. All applicants will receive equal consideration and applicants from all ethnic religious and economic backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

ایمیل: [email protected]