United Church Homes, Inc. is seeking a Sous Chef to join our team! This position is responsible for planning and directing food preparation in a kitchen for normal operation, special events and catering including overseeing menu development and the preparation of all meals according to policy and procedures, while effectively managing food inventory within budget requirements.
Essential Functions Include
Creates and maintains a pleasant and inviting dining experience Uses creativity and innovation in performing culinary duties Assists with menu development by consulting with residents and dieticians, and submits menus to the dietician for review and approval Aids in planning, developing and communicating/posting menus Prepares and oversees the preparation of food so that it is ready for service at a specified time. Monitor and enforce temperature recording by staff. Recommends substitution if necessary and communicates any changes to the menu items Ensures consistent quality in regards to food/beverages in taste, plating and presentation Develops and follows recipes for inventory control Completes inventory responsibilities at least monthly Reviews deliveries to account for all ordered items and to ensure offered items are present Oversees the food preparation for special events Assists with budget development and monitoring the department P/L's, especially in areas of staffing and raw food Ensures consistent quality standards are met related to sanitation and safety, (UCH standards, ODH Standards, OSHA Standards, etc.) Assists with SDS updating and training Ensures proper equipment operation/maintenance Reviews and submits invoices to Accounts Payable and operates within the established budget Assists in hiring decisions of cooks and dining services assistants, and assists with terminations as necessary Supervises assigned cooks and dining services assistants Assists with orientation and training of staff in department Qualifications Education:High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED): Required Certification from a culinary services school: Preferred
What You'll Love About United Church Homes
Our mission is to transform Aging by building a culture of community, wholeness and peace. Our core values are Compassion, Hospitality, Respect, Integrity, Stewardship and Transparency Work/Life Balance Health Benefits Tuition Reimbursement And much more!