Paid Internship Opportunity for Kitchen/Cook Position in Funchal, Portugal

  • Kitchen / Cook
  • Funchal, Portugal
  • August 17, 2023 02:31
  • 500€ - 700€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Aug 17, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Oct 17, 2023
  • Location:
    Funchal, Portugal
  • Hours:
    40h / week
  • Salary:
    500€ - 700€

Job Description

Join Our Culinary Team in the Heart of Funchal, Portugal 

We're an internationally acclaimed brand, synonymous with exceptional quality and services, stationed amidst the picturesque landscapes of Funchal, Portugal. With a strong global presence, we are proud to cultivate a vibrant, inclusive, and innovative workspace that nurtures growth, exploration, and meaningful contributions to the culinary world. As socially responsible entrepreneurs, we ardently support sustainability and are committed to making a positive impact in the communities we serve.


About Funchal

Funchal, the charming capital of Madeira, Portugal, is nestled between hills and stunning coastal vistas. Famous for its warm tropical climate, lush gardens, and gastronomic wonders, Funchal captivates with a rich blend of cultural experiences – from its scenic Old Town streets to contemporary amenities. As a prime culinary destination, Funchal showcases delightful local seafood, the exquisite Madeira wine, and mouthwatering pastries.


Internship Description

Our culinary internship is an unmatched opportunity for you to immerse yourself in a professional kitchen environment and gain invaluable insights into the culinary world's diverse facets. Under the mentorship of our seasoned chefs and kitchen staff, you will participate in daily kitchen operations, learn to maintain exceptional food quality standards, and gain hands-on experience in a variety of culinary techniques.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Support chefs in meal preparation and presentation with a focus on quality and creativity.
  • Perform kitchen maintenance tasks, including cleaning and restocking, to ensure an organized workspace.
  • Learn to operate a range of kitchen equipment safely and efficiently.
  • Acquire knowledge of food safety, handling, and storage guidelines.
  • Collaborate in menu planning and development with innovative ideas.


Job Requirements:

  • Enrollment in or recent graduation from a culinary school or relevant field.
  • Proficiency in English; knowledge of Portuguese is advantageous.
  • A strong desire to learn, coupled with a passion for the culinary arts.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced kitchen environment.


Personal Requirements:

  • Dependable, punctual, and committed to mastering kitchen tasks.
  • A collaborative team player with a positive and professional demeanour.
  • Flexibility to work varying shifts, including weekends and holidays.


If you're an eager learner, fueled by ambition, and yearning for a dynamic career in the culinary industry, don't miss this enriching internship opportunity!