Click your avatar to access saved jobs and applications
Proof of the Pudding is proud to be the food service provider for Gas South District. Offering fine-quality concessions and catering for meetings, exhibit hall booths, conventions, and special events. Gas South Convention Center includes a 9,800 sq. ft. state-of-the-art space.
We are seeking an eager and experienced Sous Chef to provide strong culinary support to the Gas South team. The Sous Chef will work closely with the Executive Chef and kitchen team with the goal of consistently producing menu items according to recipes and BEOs in high volume, creating innovative menu concepts, and developing team members to succeed and grow.
This role will office out of and have a primary focus on convention center events but may help support multiple venues within the Gas South Region. Gas South Region consists of five venues in and around Gwinnett County; Gas South Convention Center, Gas South Arena, Buford Community Center, Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta, and the University of Georgia. With a mixture of events, concessions, and premium hospitality throughout the region.
Performs other related duties as needed.
COMPANY CORE VALUE AND COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS
Business Acumen - Demonstrate comprehension of the job, including policies, practices, and relationships. Possess the expertise and skill levels required of the job and perform with quality.
Dedication - Dependable, reliable and follows through on projects from inception to completion. Willing to put in as much time as necessary to complete tasks. Demonstrate a win-win attitude: “see it, own it, solve it.”
Ethics and Integrity - Acts with integrity, honesty and knowledge that promote the company’s culture, values and beliefs while maintaining the highest standards of professional conduct.
Safety & Security - Observe safety and security standards. Use equipment and materials properly. Comply with safety standards and personal protective equipment requirements. Report potential unsafe conditions or practices to appropriate person immediately. Promote restaurant safety, cleanliness and security compliance at all times.
Teamwork - Cooperate and be willing to work as a team player to achieve goals and tasks accurately, efficiently and timely.
Communication - Communicate clearly and effectively with mutual respect, understanding and trust to fellow associates, managers, supervisors and guests. Listen carefully to opinions and views of others; state understanding of what has been heard.
Initiative - Contribute new ideas and suggestions to enhance productivity and efficiency. Be proactive in troubleshooting problems or issues and take action to mitigate potential problems.
Adaptability & Planning - Possess the ability to learn new tasks and adjusts well to new situations. Perform well under tight time schedules and pressures to change direction quickly.
Service Orientation - Demonstrates a sense of urgency. Is welcoming, friendly and smiles when visible to guests.
This position will work out of the Gas South District Convention Center, but can travel to other venues within the Gas South District. The Sous Chef will be in and out of kitchens and event venues with shifts having long periods of standing, walking, and moving equipment and/or food product.
Position Salary & Benefits:
Proof of the Pudding and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to inclusion and employing a diverse workforce. All applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected characteristics.
Compensation: Salary ($50,000.00 - $60,000.00)
Benefits & Perks: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, 401k, Wellness Program
Cleaning / Sanitation
Safety Procedures Knowledge
Ordering / Purchasing
Advanced Knife Skills
High Volume Catering
Food Safety Knowledge
Banquet Hall, Event, Sports Venue, Event Catering, Corporate Catering, Entertainment Venue, Food Service, Special Events Company