Our client which has a quality restaurant facility in downtown Vancouver is urgently seeking an Restaurant Executive Chef for their very busy and amazing trendy restaurant operation. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Work with management and front of the house staff to ensure positive guest experience. Ensure quality food product and presentations is outstanding to the guest. Teach and develop great kitchen staff while serving a consistent product with pride. Maintains food cost, labor cost and expenses within the company budget guidelines. Meets attendance guidelines and adheres to regulatory, departmental and company policies. Must be able to cook and prepare traditional cuisine and create new, innovative dishes Must be able to react quickly and resolve problems. Support and foster loyalty and conduct business in a professional manner at all times. QUALIFICATIONS: Candidate must currently be in an Executive Chef or similar role right now in a first class high volume restaurant operation A team player with good initiative and leadership skills, hand on and technically well versed in classic cooking incorporating modern presentations. Preference will be given to candidates with extensive quality East/west Asian and Chinese Cuisine repertoire Must have experience in high volume type of environment, experience in fine dining Able to manage and heap lead a strong and large restaurant culinary brigade in the city Ability to maintain and further the develop the standards set by the management team This position requires a minimum of 2 year Culinary Arts School, or equivalent technical training in the food industry and must have basic computer skills. Must present a neat and professional appearance, is Guest and people oriented The salary compensation for this key culinary position will be in the $78,000 range and a bonus as well as excellent company benefits. This truly an amazing culinary career opportunity to join this amazing restaurant group and to advance your career in Vancouver. Please contact Robin Sheardown at: email@example.com to set up an interview right away. Applicants now in BC/AB are preferred for immediate hire.