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Hiring Now - Halal Production Executive Chef - Mississauga - Pearson Airport Area

This is a great opportunity to hone your menu building and process management skills.

The ideal candidate should have a good sense of humor & a strong will to work as a team.

The selected candidate must be able to manage his/her stress by taking actions to solve problems & by reporting issues to Top Management so we can provide resources.



  • Lead the Halal kitchen team : hiring, coaching, terminating, disciplining, mentoring team appropriately
  • Schedule time for training new joiners and refresh knowledge of all employees
  • Assist the Executive Chef for food choices, clients presentations, and menu design
  • Place orders with supply department as required to ensure ingredients are ready for kitchen production
  • Operate monthly equipment inventory in the Kitchen and report equipment needing replacement or maintenance
  • Check stock on hand and prep levels daily, ensuring high quality of food, as well as executing as per specifications
  • Conscientiously control, verify, taste meals prepared by the team for Airlines clients (Turkish Airlines, Saudia Airlines, Egyptair) to ensure expected flavors & quality standards are met
  • Ensure timely delivery of high quality menu items, placing a strong emphasis on doing things right
  • Schedule hourly, daily, weekly tasks to capable individuals
  • Monitor all food safety and food handling activities for this location on an ongoing basis, ensuring standards are excellent and appropriate at all times
  • On a daily basis execute recipes, cook, and produce dishes in a timely fashion in a high volume environment
  • Cook for specific Airlines VIP meals and for client presentations when needed
  • Occasionally travel to other Newrest units for client presentations


  • Mandatory prior experience as Cook / Chef in RESTAURANT or CATERING BUSINESS (experience in fast food or pizza specialized restaurants WILL NOT be sufficient)
  • Strong knowledge of Middle Eastern food is mandatory (Turkish food is a very stong asset)
  • Education in culinary arts / hospitality management is preferred but not mandatory
  • Ability to stand for long periods
  • Ability to read in English, write in English, speak in English
  • Good knowledge of HACCP is an asset (training will be provided otherwise)
  • Ability to work on weekends, ability to work on evenings
  • Ability to work in Canada for any employer and to travel in other provinces


  • Must have passion for culinary and service excellence
  • Be creative, use your critical thinking
  • The ability to handle pressure in a fast paced environment is critical

We expect our Hallal Production Executive Chef NOT TO withdraw into silence and NOT TO yell at the team aggressively when he/she feels under pressure

The position is based near Pearson Airport. This site is served by a MiWay and 24/7 Brampton transit bus line, but a personal vehicle is recommended to facilitate the daily commute.


  • Send your resume to  (reference EYYZ –HPEM) OR Apply online
  • Dead line for application : October 18, 2017  - Starting date : as soon as possible
  • Number of available positions: 1 - Salary : $ 52 000 - gross – non negotiable
  • Type of contract : Permanent Full Time, 40 hours per week, 5 Days a week, 2 days off per week

Successful candidates will be required to provide photo ID, banking details, and valid SIN number.



Newrest, a specialist in out-of-home food service, is the only major catering company active in all catering and related hospitality segments: airline catering, buy-on-board, duty-free on board, contract catering, remote site and support services, rail catering, airport and motorway retail concession (visit our website :

With 2016 revenues under management of 1,693.3 M€ and more than 29,500 employees world-wide in 48 countries, Newrest offers career opportunities worldwide within a Group that is constantly looking for new talents for our numerous subsidiaries spread out on five continents. Join Newrest to participate in an exciting entrepreneurial adventure offering unique career opportunities.



  • Our clients are leading airlines companies such as Turkish Airlines, Air Canada Jazz, American Airlines, Aero Mexico, Air France KLM, Saudia Airlines, Egypt Air and Ethiopian Airlines.
  • Newrest has 3 major operational units based in Toronto, Montreal & Calgary.
  • These units, specialized in airline catering & buy-on-board are successfully growing and we are looking for new talents to reinforce and develop our business.



  • The production unit is based in Mississauga, ideally located right next to Toronto Pearson International Airport.
  • We actively promote and consistently apply Quality Assurance, Health & Safety and Food Safety Standards.
  • Newrest is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.
  • Our Toronto Unit is a dynamic facility, were employees are considered and encouraged to grow.

Apply today and be a part of our team, delivering exceptional catering services and food products to top–notch airlines all around the world !

NEWREST. Catering Unlimited. 


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