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Assistant Kitchen Manager
The Whale Chicago
2427 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647, USA
The Whale Chicago hiring Assistant Kitchen Manager in Chicago, IL

The Whale Chicago hiring Assistant Kitchen Manager in Chicago, IL

The Whale ChicagoMore Info

Full Time • Salary ($65k - $80k)
Expired: Apr 15, 2023

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Required Years of Experience

1 year

Job Details

Legacy Hospitality is looking for a passionate and growth-oriented Assistant Kitchen Manager to join our Culinary Team!  We are seeking an individual to join the Legacy Family and help lead kitchen operations to ensure sales growth, profitability, while upholding quality.  Opportunities for career growth within Legacy Hospitality as they become available.


  • $150/month towards company Medical Insurance Plan & $20/Month towards company Dental Insurance Plan
  • Paid Time Off: 10 Days/Year, Gaining 1 day each year maxing at 20 Days/Year
  • Paid Cell Phone Service
  • Meal Comp program $200 a month to be used at Legacy Hospitality Restaurants
  • Bonus Program based on Profitability and attaining Budgets
  • Paid Gym Membership


  • ServSafe certified for both Chicago and Illinois
  • Culinary/Hospitality Degree preferred but not necessary
  • At least 1 year of kitchen management experience preferred
  • Organizational Skills and Cleanliness are a must
  • Computer Literacy (Microsoft Excel, Word, Email, etc)


  • Strong understanding and ability to work all Kitchen positions
  • Maintaining appropriate prep and par levels to ensure fresh food as well as managing and completing daily prep lists/checklists.
  • Obtain and maintain all food safety city and state certifications for self and staff
  • Food Inventory performed on a weekly basis with food cost calculated using Ctuit Software linked with ONE POS system
  • Any matters regarding health code violations
  • All Kitchen ordering (i.e. produce, bread, Sysco, China, paper goods, etc.)
  • China/Smallwares maintenance and inventory
  • Hiring and Training new kitchen staff.
  • Weekly BOH Scheduling and calculating Labor Costs
  • Continual Education of FOH staff on menu and food preparation
  • Assist with Kitchen Repairs and Equipment Maintenance
  • Put systems in place to keep ticket times less than 12 minutes & ensure High-Quality, Consistent Food
  • Kitchen & Food Storage Cleanliness and Organization

Compensation Details

Compensation: Salary ($65,000.00 - $80,000.00)

Benefits & Perks: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Paid Time Off, Potential Bonuses, Dining Discounts, Wellness Program

Required Skills

Kitchen Management



Food Ordering

Office Suite Software

Weekly Inventory

Food Safety Knowledge

Team Building

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Part of Legacy Hospitality

Our mission is to work together to provide people with an experience that is elevated beyond the ordinary. We strive to provide an adaptable environment where employees, and guests alike, will create great memories, enjoy the moment and make anticipated plans. We achieve this mission by putting our employees first.

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