Columbia University Chef Manager in New York, New York

Job TitleChef Manager

Job Code Title

Job Requisition Number 096288

Department 1621- CSV Dining

Location Morningside

Job Type Officer Full-Time Regular

Bargaining Unit

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Hours Per Week 35

Job Family Food Services

Salary Grade 12

Salary Range Commensurate with experience

Advertised Summary Job Description Reporting to the Executive Chef of Culinary Center the Chef Manager provides leadership for daily food service operation and ensures that all service goals are met. Responsible for all functions of the location including financial planning and results, supervision of staff, inventory control, procurement of supplies, menu development, health department and OSHA compliance. Responsibilities include managing preparation, production, and presentation of foods served in the unit via supervision of and delegation of assignments to production staff. Evaluates, responds, and makes recommendations based upon customer needs to maximize customer satisfaction. Supervises culinary staff to ensure quality services are provided in a challenging and rewarding work environment. Under the direction of the Executive Chef develops recipes for all menus with consideration to nutrition requirements and balance, use of seasonal and affordable foods and introduces the variety necessary to maintain current customers and attract new business. Manages production staff including recruitment, performance reviews, disciplinary actions, and promoting good staff morale. Maintains sufficient staffing with respect to the needs to control labor costs. Maintains excellent working relationship with staff and assist in their training and development. Enforces uniform compliance and hygiene practices. Continuous improvement of production processes. Communicating with Director and providing feedback on all issues including but not limited to staff, product, and process, to ensure Dining Services goals are met. Participate in daily production meetings.

Minimum Qualifications for Grade

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant Bachelors degree and/or its equivalent and a minimum of 3 - 5 years' related experience required.

Additional Position-Specific Minimum Qualifications

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant Previous restaurant/kitchen supervisory experience is necessary.

Strong experience in food production, food handling, and visual presentation of the food.

Ability to function well in a team oriented environment.

Proven leadership skills and ability to motivate and manage all levels of staff.

Special Instructions

Preferred Qualifications Preferably in a food production leadership position.

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HIPAA Compliance training required No Response

Participation in Medical Surveillance required No Response

What type of posting? Is this a waiver request? Standard Posting

Requisition Open Date 01-10-2019

Requisition Close Date Open Until Filled

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