Paid Kitchen/Cook Internship Opportunity in Funchal, Portugal

  • Kitchen / Cook
  • Funchal, Portugal
  • May 8, 2024 02:31
  • 500€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    May 08, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jul 08, 2024
  • Location:

    Funchal, Portugal
  • Hours:

    30h / week
  • Salary:

    500€

Job Description

Internship Opportunity - Kitchen / Cook Funchal, Portugal

This is a rare chance to apply for a challenging and exciting internship at an esteemed and globally recognized hospitality company, known for its commitment to excellence and innovation. Our luxurious hotels and restaurants, known for their tantalizing Portuguese cuisine and influence from around the world, provide the perfect platform for budding culinary professionals to further hone their skills and gain valuable work experience in the vibrant and dynamic city of Funchal, Portugal.

About Funchal

Funchal, the capital city of Portugal's autonomous region of Madeira, is an enchanting city with historical charm, cosmopolitan flair, and stunning coastal views. Funchal promises a mix of gastronomy, culture, and adventure, offering its residents and visitors an urban environment nestled within the heart of nature. It is a city with much to offer to a culinary enthusiast who aspires to grow in their field, eagerly seeking new experiences and inspirations.

Job Description

As an intern, you will become part of our professional kitchen brigade, working across various sections of the kitchen and learning about ingredient preparation, cooking techniques, presentation skills, and maintaining health and hygiene standards. You will assist in daily kitchen operations, ensuring adherence to recipes, portioning, preparation, and presentation standards. Participate in acquiring and storing food items to achieve high-quality dishes, and assist with inventory control and managing food cost.

Personal and Professional Requirements

We are looking for passionate individuals who have a strong interest in culinary arts, with an eagerness to learn and develop. You must be currently enrolled in a culinary school or a related field. Demonstrable cooking skills from prior internship, work experience, or a culinary school background is preferred. Excellent communication, teamwork skills, and good time management abilities are paramount.

We expect our interns to display professionalism, integrity, a strong work ethic, and commitment to our high standards of quality and service. As an integral member of our culinary team, we encourage you to bring your creativity and minds open to learning. Knowledge of Portuguese language can be a plus though not mandatory.

About Us

As a renowned organization in the world of hospitality, we are committed to exceeding guest expectations and making a difference in the community we serve. Our values are rooted in respect for individuals, pursuit of excellence, and a dedication to continuous innovation. We share a deep appreciation for our employees as they are the ones who embody our mission and values, enabling us to maintain our reputation for excellence.

Take this opportunity to join our distinguished team, learn from the best and take a major step forward in your culinary career.