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Chef Jobs in Seaham

Chef

In the engineering sector, a Chef is responsible for managing food preparation tasks within professional facilities, such as on construction sites and staff canteens. Candidates do not necessary need to have previous experience working in the engineering sector to successfully secure a Chef position, if they have operated in a kitchen before preparing food.

Key responsibilities include designing nutritious menus, sourcing ingredients, and supervising cooking processes to maintain strict quality and safety standards. As a Chef you’ll also need to support with supervision of the kitchen team and assist management with planning work rotas.

Companies looking to hire Chefs typically require candidates to have food safety certifications, previous experience (not necessarily in an industrial environment), strong communication and time-management skills. To work in this role as a Chef you’ll need to be able to work under pressure, prepare large volumes of food, adhere to all food hygiene practices and you may be called upon to manage the food budget.

​Seaham

Seaham is a town and seaport in County Durham, England, about 2 miles west of Sunderland city centre. Seaham is home to around 22,000 people and has a strong emphasis on fishing. The town boasts sandy beaches, beautiful coastal views, a thriving cultural scene and plenty of entertainment.

The engineering sector in Seaham is diverse, from telecommunications and computer services to manufacturing and construction. The area is home to a number of large businesses and there are plenty of opportunities for undergraduates both locally and outside of Seaham.

Seaham town is just 15 minutes from the junction of the A19 and A1141. Seaham train station also has regular services to Durham, Sunderland and Newcastle city centres.

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