SummervilleRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Summerville jobs

Executive Chef 3

Company: Sodexo
Location: SUMMERVILLE
Posted on: September 12, 2021

Job Description:

Unit Description:

Inspire students through food, teach them what’s possible through sustainable resources.

 

Sodexo is seeking an Executive Chef 3 for the Dorchester 2 School District located in Summerville, SC. With 25 schools and approximately 26,000 students, this is a premiere school system in the Charleston area. The selected candidate will have a direct impact on culinary operations as he or she will be responsible for culinary standards, training and food quality across the district. Our Executive Chef will also oversee catering functions and will create culinary promotions to further increase student meal purchases.  


The successful candidate will:

  • be responsible for purchasing, menu compliance, inventory, food cost analysis and food production;
  • ensure Sodexo and USDA Culinary standards including recipe compliance and food quality are implemented;
  • have the ability and willingness to motivate, coach, mentor and develop frontline (hourly-paid staff);
  • provide stellar customer/client service;
  • ensure food safety, sanitation and workplace safety standard compliance;
  • have working knowledge of automated food inventory, ordering, production and management systems; and
  • assist with the oversight of day-to-day operations

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:

  • a strong culinary background, with the demonstrated ability to stay current with new culinary trends;
  • previous experience in a K-12 environment is preferred;
  • excellent leadership and communication skills with the ability to maintain the highest of culinary standards;
  • strong coaching and employee development skills; and/or
  • have a passion for food and innovation.

Learn more about the client: https://www.ddtwo.org/

 

At Sodexo, we believe every employee should have the resources to be their best. As part of our overall rewards, we offer benefits programs designed to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle including health, dental and vision insurance. We also offer other benefits like paid time off, financial and savings programs, 401k, and access to our employee assistance program and other discounts. Click here for more information about Sodexo’s Benefits.

Not the job for you?
At Sodexo, we offer Culinary positions in a variety of business segments, including Corporate, Schools, Universities, Government and Agencies, Healthcare, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States. Continue your search for Culinary jobs.

Working for Sodexo:
At Sodexo, you will find the ingredients for a great culinary career. With benefits including schedules that encourage work-life balance, reimbursement of association dues and continuing education opportunities, you’ll enjoy an improved quality of life that’s unique in the hospitality industry.

Position Summary:

Provides culinary leadership within a large sized unit including menu planning, program execution and staff management & training.  Works directly with internal and external clients managing the catering process from beginning through execution. 
Key Duties
- Implements & coordinates the culinary function. 
- Directs & trains cooks & utility workers.
- Ensures food preparation & production meets operational standards.
- Manages catering & retail areas.
- Customer & Client satisfaction.
- Financial management to include food cost & labor management.
- Manages food & physical safety programs.
 

 

 

Qualifications & Requirements:

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

Basic Management Experience - 3 years   

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years work experience in food or culinary services including restaurants, fast food, vending, catering services, institutional services, mall food courts, etc.

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Keywords: Sodexo, Summerville , Executive Chef 3, Other , SUMMERVILLE, South Carolina

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest South Carolina jobs by following @recnetSC on Twitter!

Summerville RSS job feeds