Canaletto Newport Beach, (owned by Il Fornaio Cucina Italiana) located in the upscale Orange County Fashion Island shopping center is hiring an experience Sous Chef to join our great team.

Strong Italian / Mediterranean hands on cooking and operating skills with great attention to details our food, recipes and execution of a quality guest and employee experience is required.

Experience in a full service fine dining upscale restaurant is required. Prior experience as Sous chef, chef de cuisine, kitchen director, BOH Director is critical to success at this job.

Il Fornaio offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, free uniforms, complimentary meals, meal discounts, 401k, paid vacation, paid sick leave plus the opportunity to work with our successful team.
Responsibilities include:
* . Food preparation plus on the line service for lunch and dinner periods
* . Recipe adherence and daily specials creation with an emphasis on Italian cuisine
* . Training and supervising all kitchen staff
* . Adhering to food, facility and COVID safety requirements
* . Ensuring that quality and cost standards are consistently obtained
* . Completing kitchen administrative and human resource duties
* . Inventory, ordering, invoices and scheduling with cost control

Our successful candidate must have a positive attitude and be able to communicate clearly, professionally, concisely and respectfully.

Our Chef have a flexible schedule and able to work varied shifts including weekends.
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Canaletto - Newport Beach
545 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 640-0900
Hours of operation
  • Mon: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Tue: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Wed: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Thu: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Fri: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Sat: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Sun: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm