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The Sous Chef will be responsible for assisting in managing the kitchen and back of house personnel and ensure the quality and consistency in production of all areas. This position will oversee the proper handling and storage of all food items in accordance with health department and property standards. To manage all food and labor costs and any irrelevant issues under Exec chefs direction. The position requires excellent communication and team management skills, professional appearance and the ability to maintain the highest of culinary standards.The Sous Chef along with the Exec Chef and CDC are responsible for both Las Gemelas Taqueira and Destino. Knowledge of Mexican Cuisine is a plus but not required. Knowledge of current food trends is beneficial.
In addition to performance of the essential functions, this position may be required to perform a combination of the following supportive functions, with the percentage of time performing each function to be solely determined by the manager based upon the particular requirements of the business:
The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Licenses or Certificates:ServSafe/Food Handlers certification.
Spanish fluency is much preferred.
Compensation: Salary ($60,000.00 - $70,000.00)
Benefits & Perks: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, Potential Bonuses, Dining Discounts
Advanced Knife Skills
Team Development and Training
Food Safety Knowledge
Ordering / Purchasing
Food Handler Certification
Pasta Dough Making
Can Lift Up to 50 Lbs
Plating and Presentation
Mexican, Latin American
Fine Dining, Upscale Casual, Casual Dining, Bar / Lounge
Part of Destination Unknown Restaurants
Destino is your destination for Modern Mexican in the Union Market neighborhood of Washington, DC.