Sous Chef

  • Leroy Fox
  • Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Jan 13, 2021
Full time Chefs, Cooks, Food Preparation Workers

Job Description

Mixing old Southern values with a fresh contemporary vibe, Leroy Fox Kitchen & Cocktails marries the perfect combination of service and flavor. Whether you desire an intimate lunch with an old friend or catching the game with the guys, Leroys will create your perfect experience. While dining on the breezy patio or in the Fox Den, youll find the surroundings you crave through the contemporary local art lining the walls and the familiar smile of your server.Leroy Fox is adding to our growing team, and we're looking for our next great Sous Chef to lead our Kitchen crew and be a shining example of productivity and teamwork. As part of our leadership team, your responsibilities will include:Maintaining direct communication w/ BOH team & senior managementEnsure proper opening/closing procedures are followedCoordinating orders with the kitchen teamObservance of communicated food allergies and food safety standardsAssign daily work stations, ensure cleanliness, and manage breaksHere at Leroy Fox, we encourage you to learn the art of each and every station (fry, saute/grill, inside expo, salads). Once you have learned that station, the ingredients that are a part of that station, and the execution of that station, you are able to begin training on the next, creating a constant cycle of increasing knowledge. You'll also need great communication and leadership skills, the ability to lift up to 40 lbs, and be able to complete basic math used in cooking and/or recipe preparation.On all stations, you will be expected to:Prepare all food in timely, sanitary manner.100% responsible for quality.Proper plate presentations.Track and report food waste.Handle, store and rotate product. (FIFO, first in; first out.)Although all of our staff starts by learning to execute the fry station, we offer you the experience to learn all stations one step at a time. While the front of the house staff are the drivers on the journey, the kitchen staff is equivalent to the mechanics of a well-oiled machine. You help keep a steady flow and fill the bellies on every guest entering and leaving our building. If you're looking to join a great team with opportunities for personal growth, apply today!Previous Sous Chef/kitchen management experience * Knowledge of food/prep skills * Knowledge of food safety and kitchen sanitation * Strong teamwork, leadership and communication skills * Knowledge of cooking techniques * Flexible schedule * Ability to lift up to 40 lbs as necessary * Knife skills