The GOODS from Kuma Tofino
Tofino, BC | We are in search of an Executive Chef to lead our kitchen team in Tofino. Kuma is a cozy Japanese comfort food restaurant in beautiful Tofino where visitors come from around the world to experience the breathtaking natural beauty as well as its culinary scene. We are well loved by locals and travelers alike. This is a unique opportunity to lead a vibrant small restaurant with an open concept kitchen, where front and back of house work closely together, serving creative and interesting Japanese comfort food including our own ramen.
Our ideal candidate is independent and self-motivated with management experience including managing food, labour, menu creation, as well as working in a high volume, fast paced kitchen. We are in search of a head chef with great attitude who can confidently oversee the kitchen operation, and is eager to foster a positive working culture with open communication and relationship with the team. Experience and knowledge of Japanese cuisine is an asset but not necessary, however a love of Japanese food is a must!
Please inquire with us to speak further about the opportunity at hello [at] kumatofino.com. The position is for a start date in September. We offer a competitive compensation package including extended health benefits and share of gratuities.