Executive Chef - Salaried

Five Star Quality Care, Inc. Austin , TX 78719

Posted 2 months ago

Key Responsibilities

At this time, we are seeking an Executive Chef to join our team!


  • The planning, testing and costing of new menus and menu items.

  • Ordering, distribution and stock cost control of all food supplies.

  • Cleaning and maintenance of the kitchen and dining area.

  • Maintenance of the highest possible food and nutritional standards set by the company.

  • Maintenance of appropriate sanitation standards in accordance with the Federal, State and local regulations.

  • Functions as the lead worker over cooks and other food service personnel engaged in the preparation, cooking and serving of food items.

  • Hires, trains and instructs employees on food preparation, cooking and serving of food items to insure that all items are presented properly.

  • Assigns and monitors all work activities of food service personnel.


  • Experience and/or knowledge of special diets and meal preparation for large groups.

  • Supervisory experience desired.

  • Ability to read and understand recipes, work in a team environment, work flexible shifts, handle multiple tasks at one time and communicate effectively verbally and/or in writing.

  • Ability to lead or supervise other employees, perform detail work involving math calculations, problem solve, handle emergency situations, read and understand menus.

  • Must enjoy working with the elderly and able to accept constructive criticism.

  • Ability to interact with residents who are highly susceptible to common illness without posing additional health risks and must maintain good personal hygiene and wear a uniform.

  • Culinary Arts degree from recognized school as well as four years related experience as an Executive Chef or Assistant Executive Chef in a comparable size food service operation.

Location Information

The Forum at Memorial Woods is a beautiful community in Houston, TX, with more than 410 units offering independent living, assisted living, Alzheimer's care, and skilled nursing care.

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