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A Late-Career Sous Chef in Geelong, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$48,000 per year.

Job Description for Sous Chef

The position of Sous Chef requires prime management skills and the ability to control the kitchen before, during, and after every service. The Sous Chef is in charge of a majority of the kitchen staff and must be able to manage the kitchen operations on a day-to-day basis. This person is in charge of disciplining staff and, in some cases, terminating them. The Sous Chef also deals with quality control issues and has a major say in creating new menu items and updating older ones.


Sous Chef Tasks

  • Assist management of food preparation, planning, and production.
  • Substitute for the executive chef or line cooks when off-duty or during staff shortages.
  • Supervise kitchen staff.

Sous Chef Job Listings

Key Stats for Sous Chef

Job Satisfaction

Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Sous Chef Salaries

National Average

Job Satisfaction

Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
vision benefits
no benefits
None: 80%