Paid Internship Opportunity for Kitchen/Cook in Porto, Portugal

  • Kitchen / Cook
  • Porto, Portugal
  • October 12, 2023 01:28
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Oct 12, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Dec 12, 2023
  • Location:

    Porto, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:

    0€ - 900€

Job Description

Internship Opportunity: Kitchen / Cook in Porto, Portugal

We are a internationally recognized and award-winning company, and we are searching for a dedicated Kitchen / Cook intern to join our extraordinary team based in the vibrant city of Porto, Portugal. Our company has a legacy of delivering exceptional culinary experiences to our customers, and we specialize in contemporary Portuguese cuisine that embraces the local culture and ingredients. Here is a golden opportunity to intern with a team of world-renowned chefs, learn from the best, and gain real-life experience that will significantly groom and enhance your culinary skills and knowledge.

Tasks Description

The chosen candidate will

  • Maintain a hygienic and organized kitchen following company regulations and safety standards
  • Work closely with our skilled professional chefs, aiding in food preparation
  • Assist in the production of high-quality patisseries and other kitchen specialties
  • Aid in the planning and development of menu items
  • Be proactive in mastering new techniques and understanding diverse ingredients
  • Assist with inventory management and order supplies as needed
  • Collaborate with other members of the kitchen staff

Job Requirements

Ideal applicants should have:

  • Current enrollment in or recent completion of a culinary arts program
  • Knowledge of kitchen equipment and cooking techniques
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Keen attention to detail, with a strong focus on maintaining high standards of cleanliness
  • A strong work ethic and the ability to work under pressure
  • A flexible schedule that includes evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Ability to stand for extended periods and carry heavy items

Personal Requirements

Candidates are expected to:

  • Have a genuine passion for food and cooking, with a keen interest in learning new culinary techniques
  • Have a spirit of teamwork and the ability to effectively collaborate with others
  • Display a consistent positive attitude and professional demeanor
  • Be reliable, adaptable, and willing to take initiative

About Porto,

The city of Porto, one of Portugal's most vibrant cities, is not only renowned for its port wine and iconic bridges but also for its rich gastronomic culture. The city, which boasts a beautiful mix of modern and traditional architecture, is a UNESCO-listed World Heritage Site offering a rich history, exciting nightlife, and a thriving food scene. Living and working in Porto will offer you an immersive cultural experience wrapped in warmth and hospitality unique to this region.