CHEF

 

Location:  Greater North Haven, CT area

 

Want to influence a generation?  How about working in a place where you know you make a difference?  Try one of our 4000 public and private school locations managed by Chartwells School Dining Services.  That’s about 1.6 million young students we provide meals and food service for each day.  Eat. Learn. Live exemplifies Chartwells’ promise and philosophy that nourishing students is not only our business; it’s our commitment to the communities in which we serve.

 

 

Job Summary



Working as a Chef, you will ensure client/customer service satisfaction is attained by providing culinary resources and support. You may be responsible for managing the departments scheduling, discipline, and/or hiring. You may work with the Culinary staff in developing new menus and recipes and may be involved with ordering. This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, entrepreneurial Culinary professional. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides frontline culinary resources and support.
  • Achieves desired food cost targets, menu planning, purchasing, and food quality guidelines.
  • Plan and create menus.
  • Produces and executes catering events.
  • Rolls out new culinary programs in conjunction with marketing and culinary team.
  • Manage cost controls and control expenditures for the account.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.



Qualifications: 

  • Minimum of one to three years of progressive culinary/kitchen management experience and/or equivalent degree or training.
  • Hands-on chef experience is required.
  • Extensive catering experience is preferred.
  • High volume, complex food service operations experience is preferred.
  • Institutional and batch cooking experiences.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of food and catering trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, and presentation.
  • Computer skills and knowledge of MS Office products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and internet experience are required.
  • Associates Degree in Culinary Arts or culinary certificate and equivalent experience.
  • ServSafe Certification is preferred.

 

Apply to Chartwells Schools today!

Chartwells Schools is a member of Compass Group USA

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Req ID:  175027

Chartwells K12 

KARINA I RODRIGUEZ THOMAS

 SALARIED EXEMPT 

Company
Compass Group Holdings PLC
Posted
06/22/2018
Type
Full time
Location
NORTH HAVEN, CT 06473, US