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Chef de Rang - restaurant Aurum by Gary Kirchens

The Inn at Hastings Park

The Inn at Hastings Park

Ghent, Belgium · Sint-Truiden, Belgium
Posted on Saturday, May 18, 2024

Company Description

At our gourmet restaurant Aurum (1* Michelin star, 15.5/20 Gault & Milau), we are seeking a Chef de Partie to join our team

Under the leadership of Gary Kirchens, Aurum truly elevates the product. Together with a young team, he crafts balanced and enriching dishes in a unique environment.

Aurum is part of the five-star Kasteel van Ordingen hotel, a gem in the heart of Haspengouw (near Sint-Truiden and Hasselt). The castle estate includes 32 rooms and suites, Bistro Richard, wellness facilities, a maximalist lounge, 3 meeting rooms for business gatherings, a pear orchard, and a vineyard. Additionally, as a member of Relais & Châteaux, we aim for an optimal guest experience in a familial and authentic setting.

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Provide each guest with a unique experience daily and ensure professional yet dynamic service (with or without supervision from a maître).
  • Take orders and process them.
  • Assist guests with necessary knowledge of beverages and dishes.
  • Mise en place.
  • Maintain order and cleanliness in the dining area.
  • Serve hot and cold beverages to guests.
  • Ensure smooth communication between kitchen and restaurant, including special requests and allergies.
  • Maintain and replenish supplies.

Qualifications

Profile:

  • Passion for hospitality and high-level gastronomy.
  • Work experience in a similar position and/or fine dining restaurant.
  • Always driven and ambitious to exceed our guests' expectations.
  • Strong social and communication skills.
  • Friendly and well-groomed appearance, including a broad smile.
  • Solution-oriented team player who can also work perfectly independently.
  • Flexible and stress-resistant attitude.
  • Broad language skills in Dutch, English, and/or French.

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