Dining Services Director

  • ERA Living - Ida Culver House Broadview
  • Seattle, Washington
  • Jul 28, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

$2,500 Signing Bonus Meaningful Work No Late Nights Great Benefits!

Era Living is seeking a Dining Services Director to join our team at our Ida Culver House Broadview, a beautiful retirement community in North Seattle, WA. This is a unique opportunity to bring restaurant operations expertise into a setting where you have the opportunity to get to know each of your customers well and make a meaningful difference in their lives.

Our dining room serves nearly 300 seniors. Join us to escape the long and unpredictable hours of the restaurant industry or to grow into overseeing a bigger operation within the senior living industry.

Ida Culver House Broadview is close to several bus lines and has free street parking available nearby.

Competitive Compensation and a Complete Benefits Package including:

  • Company Sponsored Health Plan
  • 401k with Generous Employer Match
  • Vacation & Sick Leave
  • Leadership & Longevity Bonuses
  • Company-paid CEUs
  • Employee Discount Programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • The advantages of an environment that supports your development and recognizes your achievements!

Eligibility contingent on meeting requirements of each benefit (hours worked, age, etc.)

Primary Responsibilities:

This position supervises more than 50 dining room staff and oversees all aspects of daily operations of the Dining Room to ensure the highest quality of service to residents and their guests. The Dining Services Director develops staff schedules, insuring adequate staffing for all shifts, with consideration of budget and quality of service for all meals and special events. They are also a member and contributor to our community s leadership team.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of food service management
  • Exceptional customer service and collaboration skills
  • Possess basic technical knowledge and dining room administrative knowledge
  • Ability to hire, train, direct, motivate. and supervise others
  • Ability to use good interpersonal skills when interacting with residents, family members, visitors and co-workers
  • Ability to use Word processing software, spreadsheet software, e-mail and the Internet
  • Ability to read, write and communicate in English
  • Ability to pass DSHS background check, required
  • Must comply with the Washington State COVID-19 vaccination requirement for healthcare workers

Education and Experience:

  • Must have 2-5 years of experience in restaurant or retirement food service
  • Supervisory skills required
  • Food handlers permit, CPR and First Aid certification, and Alcohol Serving Certification

About Era Living:

At Era Living and our eight retirement communities, our mission is to honor older adults by enhancing the quality of their lives. We are a diverse team of people from varied backgrounds, united by a passion for this mission. Every person in every job has the opportunity to make a positive impact on our residents lives.