Join our dynamic team at Pizza This, a bustling pizza takeaway located in the heart of Wicklow. We are seeking a dedicated and passionate Full-Time Pizza Chef with exceptional Front of House skills to enhance our customer experience and deliver delectable pizzas.
- Pizza Preparation: Create mouthwatering pizzas with precision and creativity, ensuring consistent quality and taste. Dough stretching, sauce application, cheese distribution, and toppings arrangement is essential.
- Cooking Expertise: Operate and manage wood fire pizza ovens efficiently to achieve perfect crust texture and toppings melting. Monitor cooking times, adjust temperatures, and maintain high food safety standards.
- Customer Service: Provide friendly, attentive, and personalised service to customers at the front counter. Take orders, address inquiries, and offer recommendations, ensuring a positive dining experience.
- Order Coordination: Effectively communicate with the kitchen staff to ensure timely order preparation and delivery, minimising wait times and maintaining customer satisfaction.
- Cash Handling: Handle transactions accurately, process payments, and maintain a tidy cash register. Balance cash drawer at the end of each shift.
- Hygiene and Sanitation: Adhere to strict food safety and hygiene standards. Keep workstations, utensils, and equipment clean and sanitised at all times.
- Multi-Tasking: Seamlessly transition between pizza preparation and front of house duties during busy periods to ensure smooth operations and exceptional customer service.
- Previous experience as a Pizza Chef in a fast-paced environment.
- Proficiency in dough making, stretching, and pizza assembly.
- Strong knowledge of pizza cooking techniques and oven management.
- Excellent interpersonal skills and a natural flair for customer service.
- Ability to work under pressure and handle busy shifts.
- Basic math skills for cash handling and order processing.
- Familiarity with food safety regulations and hygiene practices.
- Flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed.
- Competitive salary.
- Positive and collaborative work environment.
- Opportunity to showcase creativity through menu contributions.
- Training and skill development in both culinary and customer service areas.
- Staff discounts on menu items.