Amazing Edibles Catering is an established 23 year old minority woman owned catering company named Illinois Caterer of the Year. We live and manage our team by our core values, so we need you to embrace and exemplify these values which include Hard Worker, Problem Solver, Thoughtful and Team.
We seek a Head Chef/Kitchen manager to lead our kitchen and culinary team for our catering company.
* Must have Culinary management experience with a catering company
*Manage kitchen staff of prep, line, and event cooks.
*Maintain food quality and customer satisfaction at its current level of excellence.
*Follow and improve upon off-premise catering standard operating procedures.
*Responsible for daily food production
* Work with sales tem on menu development
*Work with procurement to provide prep lists in a timely fashion for daily orders.
*Develop, write, test, and train staff on new catering items.
* Develop team members as cooks and leaders
* Attention to detail
* Experience with CaterXpert/ Caterease Catering software
* Skillful delegator
*Culinary Degree required
*Ability to scale and grow culinary department to match the companies growth trajectory
Hours are appx 50 hours a week Monday - Saturday days, with occasional evening and Sunday work.
vacaton time, insurance stipend
Advanced Knife Handling
Culinary Menu / Recipe Development
Enforcement Of Safety / Sanitation Standards
Food Cost Optimization
Food Handlers Certificate
Food Safety Knowledge