This successful restaurant group with a handful of popular, highly regarded upmarket casual dining locations is seeking an experienced Executive Sous Chef to join its team in Manhattan. The Executive Sous Chef will be directly responsible for implementing and following culinary standards and overseeing unit-level kitchen operations for this concept which offers signature entrees and a full spectrum of breakfast, lunch, dinner and evening offerings made from high quality, creative ingredients. Candidates who are committed to serving the highest quality products in a spotlessly clean setting with a focus on locally-sourced, natural and sustainable products, will find success here. This company values its non-intimidating culture, encouraging chefs to weigh-in and contribute fresh ideas, frequently promotes from within, and offers full benefits and bonuses. If you are a chef that loves to work hard and have fun, and inherently knows how to make others around you feel great, we want to connect with you!
-Candidates for this Executive Sous Chef position must bring at least 5 years of experience in a premium upscale restaurant in a Kitchen Manager or Chef capacity with a high volume restaurant group.
-The Executive Sous Chef will assist the Chef de Cuisine and Culinary Director with day-to-day kitchen operations and will ensure that staff members are trained and knowledgeable about all products including seasonal ingredients and nutritional offerings.
-The Executive Sous Chef will ensure that appropriate cleanliness, maintenance, and safety standards are followed.
-Must have strong organizational and time management skills, and willingness to roll up sleeves and go above and beyond to exceed the expectations of our Guests and always try to find a way to say "Yes".