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Sous Chef
KYU - Miami
251 NW 25th St, Miami, FL 33127, United States
KYU - Miami hiring Sous Chef in Miami, FL

KYU - Miami hiring Sous Chef in Miami, FL

KYU - MiamiMore Info

Full Time • Salary ($70k - $75k)
Expires: Jul 31, 2024

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Required Years of Experience

5 years

Job Details

KYU is looking for a creative and dedicated Sous Chef to join our culinary team. As a Sous Chef, you will work closely with the Executive Chef to ensure the smooth operation of our kitchen. We are seeking an individual with excellent communication skills and a deep understanding of cooking methods, ingredients, equipment, and processes. The ideal candidate should have experience in fine dining and be comfortable handling high-volume operations.


  • Collaborate with the Executive Chef in meal design and menu planning.
  • Ensure the kitchen operates efficiently and meets service deadlines.
  • Manage inventory and order supplies and food items as needed.
  • Supervise and schedule kitchen staff's working hours.
  • Provide guidance and support to junior kitchen staff, including line cooking, food preparation, and plating.
  • Enforce and maintain sanitation and safety regulations.
  • Lead the kitchen team in the absence of the Executive Chef.


  • 3 to 5+ years of experience in a direct titled Sous Chef, Junior Sous, or Kitchen Management position.
  • Fine dining experience.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated and driven to excel in the culinary craft.
  • Effective and clear communication skills.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Proactive and positive attitude.
  • Strong teamwork orientation with exceptional leadership abilities.
  • In-depth knowledge of various cooking methods, kitchen equipment, and best practices.
  • Proficiency in using MS Office and restaurant software programs.

Physical Aspects of the Sous Chef Role:

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to stand and walk for extended periods.


KYU offers a competitive compensation package, including:

  • 100% Medical Insurance Coverage (Aetna).
  • Dental and Vision Insurance Options.
  • Paid time off.
  • Bonus Structure.
  • Family Meal.
  • Employee Dining Discounts.
  • Generous dining program.

We provide numerous opportunities for growth and development for those who demonstrate a long-term commitment to their role.

If you're passionate about culinary excellence and ready to take your career to the next level, we invite you to join our team at KYU.

Compensation Details

Compensation: Salary ($70,000.00 - $75,000.00)

Benefits & Perks: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, 401k, Dining Discounts

Required Skills

Excellent Communication Skills

Deep Understanding of Cooking Methods, Ingredients, Equipment, and Processes

Experience in Fine Dining

Inventory Management

Ordering Supplies

Supervision of Kitchen Staff

Food Preparation

Sanitation and Safety Regulations

Team Leadership

Attention to Detail

Time Management

Effective Communication

Proactive Attitude

Knowledge of Cooking Methods and Best Practices

Proficiency in MS Office and Restaurant Software Programs

Physical Fitness (Lifting, Standing, Walking)

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