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GrantChefResume

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GrantChefResume

  1. 1. Grant Barrick 253 Ottawa St. South ● Hamilton, Ontario L8K 2E9 ● (905) 818-9169 ●grantwmbarrick@gmail.com CHEF _____________Committed to strive for excellence in all areas of kitchen operations_______________ Red Seal Chef with over 20 years experience in the culinary industry in a variety of environments including remote camps, university, golf courses and restaurants. Experienced in menu development, food preparation and culinary staff management. Ability to balance foods costs while maintaining quality and considering environmental factors. Well versed in handling food inventory and ordering supplies. • Red Seal Journeyman Chef • Cook papers • Basic and advanced FST • Proton Sanitation Training Program • Food Handlers certification • SmartServe • HACCAP • WHIMIS • First Aid & CPR certification • Dedicated to upholding highest standards for kitchen cleanliness • Very particular about food presentation • Focus on limiting unnecessary waste through implementing JIT ordering procedures • Good organization, multitasking and problem solving skills • Experience with managing and training staff including hiring, evaluating and scheduling PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Sous Chef Sodexo – Rainy River, Ontario January 2016 – present • Provide direction and leadership for all stations in kitchen • Management of special dietary needs and restrictions • Menu planning and engineering • Responsible for budgeting food cost, labour cost and inventory management • Prepare, receive and organize food orders • Assume executive chef role and responsibilities when the chef is absent from camp Chef MAD Oilfield Solutions – Lac La Biche, Alberta August 2015 – December 2015 • Run day-to-day operations of kitchen and camp • Menu planning and engineering • Supervise all staff and delegate duties accordingly • Prepare, receive and organize food orders • Keep food expenditure within budget while maintaining food quality
  2. 2. Chef North Country Catering – Northern Alberta June 2013 – August 2015 • Run day-to-day operations of kitchen • Prepare all meals for 90 executive guests daily • Oversee daily operations and facility staff including kitchen, janitorial, housekeeping and reception • Prepare, receive and organize food orders • Keep food expenditure within budget • Ensure proper sanitation standards Third Cook Red Seal McMaster University – Hamilton, Ontario August 2010 – May 2013 • Prepare and cook meals for 3000 - 5000 students • Execution of all menu items including daily specials and special diets • Organization and delegation of casual help Chef Settlers Ghost Golf Club – Craighurst, Ontario August 2009 – August 2010 • Setting up all banquets and buffets for10-150 guests • Menu engineering, full product knowledge of main and feature menus • Delegation of tasks to staff • Developing and maintaining cleaning and organizational schedules Assistant Manager Shoeless Joes Restaurants, Barrie, Ontario 1999-2002/2006-2009 • Managed front of the house and kitchen • Worked at Barrie north and south locations and Burlington location • Responsibilities included liquor costs, labour costs, food costs, inventories, general delegation of duties to ensure smooth daily operations Sous Chef Lucy’s Seafood Restaurant and Cafe, Barrie, Ontario 2002-2006 • Worked directly beside Ignatius D’Souza (CCC) • Responsibilities included all inventories and food cost, general delegation of duties, calling board, ordering and checking all deliveries Chef de Partie/Sous Chef The Inn At The Falls, Bracebridge,Ontario 1996-1998 • Responsibilities included running the line, working in all areas of the kitchen in various roles, daily operations in the pub and with room service • In charge of all functions in the main dining room EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND 2008-2010 Georgian College Barrie, Ontario CNC Mechanical Technology Graduated with Honours 1996-1997 Algonquin College Ottawa, Ontario Chef Apprenticeship Program
  3. 3. Graduated with Honours

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