Executive Chef 2

Sodexo USA Helena , MT 59624

Posted 2 months ago

Unit Description

We believe in quality ingredients - and not just for our food. Our most valuable ingredient - the heart of our business - is you. Sodexo is hiring an Executive Chef 2 for a new account at Montana Tech in Butte Montana.

*Sign-On Bonus and Relocation Assistance available.

  • Our successful Executive Chef will be responsible for the oversight of 20 Montana Tech Union kitchen staff: mentoring and ensuring compliance to food safety, sanitation and overall workplace safety standards, oversight of food purchasing, the establishment of production and inventory levels, and management and control of food cost using Sodexo proprietary software.

We are seeking Chef candidates with the following in their culinary toolkits:

A strong artistic culinary flair - can you impress the President of a university? Knowledge of current culinary trends - can you compete with food trends and top chefs? Experience with exhibition cooking - can you throw down, educate and engage our students? Very high-end taste and a sophisticated palette - can you translate that into your food? The ability to inspire a kitchen staff - can you help others become trend-setting, innovators?

The successful candidate will:

  • Be responsible for purchasing, menu compliance, inventory, food cost analysis and food production forecasting

  • Ensure Sodexo Culinary standards including recipe compliance and food quality are implemented

  • Have the ability and willingness to develop and motivate team members to embrace culinary innovations

  • Ensure food safety, sanitation and workplace safety standard compliance

  • Have working knowledge of automated food inventory, ordering, production and management systems

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

  • Excellent leadership and communication skills with the ability to maintain the highest of culinary standards

  • Strong coaching and employee development skills

  • Have a passion for food and innovation

Learn more about Montana Tech here.

Learn more 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, Health Care, 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.

Take a sneak peak at how Sodexo can contribute to your well-being: http://bit.ly/yPf9G.

Position Summary

Provides culinary leadership within a medium 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

  • Associate's Degree or equivalent experience Basic Management Experience

  • 2 years Basic Functional Experience

  • 2 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.

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