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Posted: Saturday, February 3, 2018 12:06 AM

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Leading NYC hospitality group is seeking an inspired and motivated Chef to lead our kitchen team at our newest midtown location set to open in early 2018. Effective leadership, execution and communication skills are essential.

COMPENSATION:
We offer a competitive salary based on experience, paid vacation, health insurance, transit check, Equinox membership and bonus.

POSITION SUMMARY
The Chef is responsible for all the day-to-day operations of the restaurant including but not limited to: production, staff, and brand quality, while maintaining a friendly and enjoyable work environment. Experience cooking high quality New American food is preferred.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

•Possesses skills necessary for calculating, communicating, completing food inventories and for retrieving information as needed.
•Understands and has experience managing cost management.
•Will monitor labor schedules and will hold themselves accountable for goals.
•Works closely with staff to ensure that respective jobs are being executed as per company guidelines.
•Ensures the highest standards for kitchen cleanliness and follow all Health Department Guidelines to ensure proper food handling.
•Possesses ability to execute all positions on the line and help line staff when necessary.
•Oversees the production and successful execution of all menu items.
•Possesses a complete understanding of work safety and emergency procedures.
•Expedites orders correctly and efficiently to ensure smooth kitchen flow.
•Ensures all foods are up to company’s quality and standards and all specials are current with the seasons and trends.
•Coach and train the staff to company’s brand of food and oversee standards are maintained.
•Coordinates ordering of all food for the restaurant.
•Prevents wasted product by monitoring kitchen crew.
•Inspires and motivates kitchen crew.
•Knowledgeable in all meat, fish and poultry preparation and butchering.

QUALIFICATIONS & JOB REQUIREMENTS

•Certificate or degree in Culinary Arts preferred.
•Must have NYC DOH food handlers certificate.
•Impeccable Service Standards, clean work habits with a great attention to detail.
•Ability to multitask in a high volume environment while always maintaining a sense of humor and appearing calm.
•Proven ability to lead a staff and positively influence employee behavior.
•Must have excellent verbal communication skills and have the ability to work a flexible schedule.
•Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred but not required.
•Must work well individually and as a team player.
•Must be able to stand and walk for periods of 10 to 12 hours a day approx. 55 hours per week.
•Must be able to facilitate and effectively execute training.
•Ability to manage a large team while delegating tasks and ensuring all tasks are done efficiently.
•Continuously monitors and assists daily labor and food cost reporting sheets to ensure costs are trending within budgeted parameters.
• Reviews monthly profit and loss statement and acts on all variances.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

To apply for this job email your details to
chefresumes@ingoodcompany.com

• Location: Manhattan

• Post ID: 152050212 newyork
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