Sous Chef, Full Time (Kenyon College)

Sous Chef, Full Time (Kenyon College)

AVI Foodsystems Inc | Gambier, OH, 43022, US
Salary Range:$32,000 – $40,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 11 days ago

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AVI Foodsystems is looking for an energetic and optimistic leader to fill the role of Sous Chef at Kenyon College in Gambier, OH.

Founded in 1960, AVI Foodsystems has evolved into one of the most respected and trusted food service companies in the nation. Providing comprehensive food services with a focus on the highest quality and freshest ingredients, impeccable service and total value is the reputation we have earned and live up to everyday.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Prepare meals and food to meet specifications in a timely manner
  • Properly measure kitchen ingredients and food portions
  • Ensure kitchen staff adhere to set standards, procedures, rules and sanitation requirements
  • Use kitchen knives and equipment such as grills, ovens, steamers and warmers in food preparation
  • Manage the kitchen inventory and ensure supplies are fresh and of high quality
  • Ensure proper food temperatures when cooking and proper storage afterward
  • Keep the workstation and kitchen equipment clean, organized and sanitized
  • Take charge of kitchen opening, closing and other duties as directed by the Executive Chef


  • Culinary degree preferred
  • Two or more years of experience in a culinary lead role
  • Experience in a high volume catering environment preferred
  • Ability to build relationships by actively listening and responding to the client's needs
  • Adaptable to changing business conditions
  • Comfortable dealing with fast-paced environments


AVI is proud of its team members and appreciates the hard work, loyalty and committed service they provide every day, which is why we offer the following:

  • A family culture and atmosphere
  • Competitive compensation
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance for full-time team members
  • 401(k) with generous company match
  • Paid vacations and holidays
  • Immense training and growth opportunities

We conduct pre-employment drug testing. EOE