Head Chef - Hospitality & Leisure jobs in Malta - May 2024
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Head Chef

KuYa Asian Restaurant , Central Malta

Published on 07 May 2024

Expires in 6 days (06 Jun 2024)

About Us:
At Kuya, we are dedicated to creating memorable dining experiences with a focus on Asian fusion street food. The team at Kuya has won several local and global awards, most recently the restaurant has once again been Michelin-recommended for the fifth year in a row. We are seeking a talented and passionate Head Chef to join our team and contribute to our culinary excellence.

Job Responsibilities:

• Plan and create high-quality dishes in line with our restaurant's concept and seasonal ingredients.

• Prepare and cook food in accordance with recipes, quality standards, presentation standards, and food safety regulations.

• Lead and supervise the kitchen team, ensuring smooth operation during service.

• Collaborate with the kitchen team to maintain a clean, organized, and safe working environment.

• Monitor inventory, place orders for kitchen supplies, and minimize food waste.

• Stay updated with culinary trends and continuously improve menu offerings.

• Ensure customer satisfaction by maintaining consistency in taste, quality, and presentation.

• Attend and contribute to team meetings, menu development sessions, and staff training.


Proven experience as a Chef within a restaurant or hotel for a minimum of 5 years.

• Strong culinary skills and a passion for food and creativity.

• Excellent leadership and communication skills. English as a language. 

• Ability to work under pressure and handle high-volume service periods.

• Knowledge of food safety regulations and best practices.

• Relevant culinary education or training is preferred.

• Flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as required.


• Competitive salary based on experience.

• Opportunities for career growth and development.

• Employee discounts on meals.

• A positive and collaborative work environment.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit their resume, cover letter, and any relevant culinary certifications. Applications will be accepted until 15th June 2024 Kuya is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We look forward to welcoming a talented Chef to our team! If you are passionate about food, creativity, and providing outstanding dining experiences, we encourage you to apply.


Full Time
Job Type
Experienced (3 years +)
Experience Level
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