Paid Internship Opportunity for Kitchen/Cook in Guimaraes, Portugal

  • Kitchen / Cook
  • Guimaraes, Portugal
  • May 21, 2024 02:32
  • 600€ - 800€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    May 21, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jul 21, 2024
  • Location:

    Guimaraes, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:

    600€ - 800€

Job Description

Internship Vacancy: Kitchen/Cook

Take the opportunity to join one of the premium companies in the culinary industry! We are currently looking for a passionate, dedicated culinary student or recent graduate to join our well-established team in Guimarães, Portugal. As a kitchen intern, you will be challenged to utilize and develop your skills while being closely supervised by our experienced staff in a professional and dynamic environment.

Job Description

Your primary responsibility will be to assist our culinary team. You will prepare food according to recipes, perform cooking tasks under the direction of the Chef, assist with meal preparation, and ensure that the overall kitchen cleanliness standards are maintained. Additionally, you will be required to develop and test new recipes, ensure that kitchen inventory is efficiently managed and participate in the planning and preparation of our specialty dishes.

Job Requirements

You must be currently enrolled in an accredited culinary institution, gastronomy program, or a recent graduate. Previous kitchen experience is preferred but not a requirement. Basic understanding of professional cooking and knife handling skills, and knowledge of safety, sanitation and food handling procedures is required. You must be able to communicate in both Portuguese and English.

Personal Requirements

The ideal candidate must have a passion for food and cooking with a keen eye for freshness, quality, and cleanliness. You must be a fast learner, able to multi-task and demonstrate composure under pressure. Punctuality, professionalism, excellent communication, and strong interpersonal skills are also expected.

About Us

We are an internationally recognized culinary company renowned for our commitment to quality and innovation. With several award-winning establishments around the globe, we have become a standard setter in the culinary world. Our kitchen in Guimarães represents our commitment to fuse local traditions with international tastes and trends, creating a unique dining experience for our patrons.

About Guimarães

Situated in northern Portugal, Guimarães is a city rich in history with a well-preserved medieval old town that has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage site. Known as the birthplace of the nation, Guimarães offers picturesque streets, authentic regional cuisine, and a vibrant social scene, offering a unique blend of the past and present that attracts visitors from all over the world. With its thriving culinary scene, Guimarães makes a great location for those passionate about the culinary arts.