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Catering Chef
Amazing Edibles Catering
2419 W 14th St, Chicago, IL 60608, United States
Catering Chef at Amazing Edibles Catering

Catering Chef at Amazing Edibles Catering

Amazing Edibles CateringMore Info

Full Time • Salary (Based on Experience)
Expired on Apr 29, 2018

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3 years

Job Details

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.

*Manage labor.

*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

*Process Oriented

* 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.

Compensation details

vacaton time, insurance stipend

Required Skills

Advanced Knife Handling

Culinary Menu / Recipe Development

Enforcement Of Safety / Sanitation Standards


Food Budgeting

Food Cost Optimization

Food Handlers Certificate

Food Safety Knowledge

General knife handling


Kitchen management

Meat Cookery

Menu development

Off-site Event Management

On-site Special Events

Ordering / Purchasing

Ordering / Receiving

Over 300 covers a night

Pasta Cooking

Sauce Development


Servesafe Certified

Staff education / motivation

Vegan / Vegetarian Cooking


Customer Service

Food Safety Knowledge

Microsoft Office

Purchasing / ordering

Staff Education / Motivation

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Event, Special Events Company, Event Catering, Corporate Catering

(312) 563-1600