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Sushi Chef
723 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Morimoto hiring Sushi Chef in Philadelphia, PA

Morimoto hiring Sushi Chef in Philadelphia, PA

MorimotoMore Info

Full/Part Time • Hourly ($17.00)
Expires: Dec 25, 2022

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Required Years of Experience

2 years

Job Details

Masaharu Morimoto’s flagship restaurant, Morimoto, affiliated with STARR Restaurants, serves as a showcase for the world-renowned chef’s exhilarating cuisine. Drawing inspiration from both Japanese tradition and Western culinary techniques, Morimoto unlocks hidden layers of flavor on every plate from an a la carte meal to an opulent omakase (tasting menu), pristine sushi, sashimi and maki.

Japanese Chef Masaharu Morimoto is seeking full-time hourly 
Sushi Chefs/Cooks to join our highly skilled team at our restaurant in downtown Philadelphia.

We Offer: An opportunity for career advancement and professional growth. Competitive pay, paid time off, dining discounts, comprehensive benefits coverage, commuter benefits, and more!

Qualified Candidates will have:
  • 2+ experience as a Sushi Cook/Chef with knowledge in all sushi preparations including sushi, sashimi and maki.
  • Must have superior knife skills, creating exciting visual presentations for their food that are neat and clean with an eye for artistic balance.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced restaurant.
  • The desire to interact with guests in a professional and courteous manner in our open kitchen
  • Maintain positive relationship with team to help train, learn, and share skills

Morimoto is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

Compensation Details

Compensation: Hourly ($17.00)

Benefits & Perks: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Commuter Benefits, Dining Discounts

Required Skills

Advanced Knife Skills

Fish Butchery

Fish Cookery

Food Safety Knowledge

Plating and Presentation


Basic Knife Skills


Meat Cookery


Sauce Making


ServSafe Certified

Sushi Making

200 Covers Per Night

Vegan / Vegetarian Cooking

Prepping Ingredients

Vegetable Cookery

Wok Cooking

Slicing Fish

Filleting Fish

Fish Fabrication

Cooking Rice / Grains

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Fine Dining

Part of STARR Restaurants

The gold standard for contemporary Japanese cuisine in the vibrant culinary capital of Philadelphia, Masaharu Morimoto’s flagship restaurant serves as a sublime showcase for the world-renowned chef’s exhilarating native cuisine. Pulling from both ancient Japanese tradition and of-the-moment culinary technique, the world-renowned Morimoto unlocks hidden layers of flavor on every plate, whether it’s sublime cuts of pristine sashimi or an inventive, unexpected spin with truly global influences. A haven for food enthusiasts with diverse and discerning palates, the Iron Chef accommodates all styles of dining, from an inventive mix-and-match a la carte meal to an opulent omakase, or tasting menu, tailored to your tastes by our kitchen. The breathtaking décor, built around a modern-yet-organic aesthetic that is both cutting-edge and comfortable, furthers the immersion into Morimoto’s daring, delicious world.

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