Chef Trainer

  • Berlin, Germany
  • UK Kitchens Corporate
  • Full-Time

Training Chef

Who You’ll Work For

REEF’s mission is to connect the world to your block. 

We transform underutilized urban spaces into neighborhood hubs that connect people to locally curated goods, services, and experiences.

With an ecosystem of 4,500 locations and a team of 15,000 people, REEF is the largest operator of mobility, logistics hubs, and neighborhood kitchens in the US, Canada and a growing presence in Europe.

Together we are leveraging the power of proximity to keep our communities moving forward in a sustainable and thoughtful way.

Essential Job Functions

Our Training Chefs are responsible for overseeing the training and development of our Head Chefs. It’s an intense start up role, where no day looks alike, and to succeed you need to be self-motivated, highly analytical, and have excellent interpersonal and leadership skills. 

As a training chef, you’ll be responsible for coordinating with the operations manager and HR to ensure a well-trained workforce. You’ll need to hustle to get things done – this role is all about being entrepreneurial, highly adaptable, and ambitious to meet and exceed your goals.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities   

  • Work with all departments company-wide to achieve and maintain quality standards
  • Be knowledgeable of restaurant policies regarding personnel and administer prompt, fair and consistent corrective action for all violations of company policies, rules and procedures.
  • Coach and train all new hires –You’ll serve as the local coach and trainer for new hires, and will be responsible for embedding the Reef Kitchens  culture in the city team
  • Build – As one of the first members of Reef Kitchens ’s Team, you’ll contribute directly to building Reef Kitchens ’s knowledge, making the operationalization of a city more efficient
  • Provides training tools that maximize performance and results in their respective locations.
  • Ensure effective integration of trainees into the production environment for the purposes of impactful hands-on job training
  • Maintain safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of all control points, equipment, and resources; maintaining compliance with established policies and procedures
  • Other duties as assigned and modified at manager’s discretion.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • You have strong managerial skills - you’re a relationship builder and expert communicator, known for your ability to influence and motivate people at all levels across a variety of job functions
  • You have strong organizational skills and can plan, organize, and complete
  • You do your best work in a fast-paced, constantly changing work environment
  • You care about culture: you’ve always wanted to work at a company that values bringing your whole self to work
  • Ability to travel for at least two-four weeks at a time
  • Fluent in German and English