As chefs, we have the power to influence lives through the power of food. Inspire students through food, teach them what's possible through sustainable resources.
Sodexo Education is seeking a Chef Manager to assist with managing the food and nutrition program at Dorchester 2 School District located in Summerville, SC. This is an exciting opportunity for a Chef Manager to spearhead purchasing and food production within our operations. Our Chef Manager will also oversee catering functions and will create culinary promotions to further increase student meal purchases.
Working for Sodexo as the Chef Manager will provide you with the opportunity to contribute your skills to a company that strives to enhance the learning environment for students. Sodexo offers clear career paths, growth and advancement opportunities, professional resources and training. This is a great position for someone looking for a better work-life balance while having the opportunity to grow their career.
The successful candidate will:
- be responsible for purchasing, menu compliance, inventory, food cost analysis and food production forecasting;
- ensure Sodexo and USDA Culinary standards including recipe compliance and food quality are implemented;
- have the ability and willingness to develop and motivate team members to embrace culinary innovations;
- ability to create culinary promotions to further increase student meal purchases;
- ensure food safety, sanitation and workplace safety standard compliance; and/or
- have working knowledge of automated food inventory, ordering, production and management systems.
Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:
- a strong culinary background, with the demonstrated ability to stay current with new culinary trends;
- previous experience in a K-12 environment is preferred;
- excellent leadership and communication skills with the ability to maintain the highest of culinary standards;
- strong coaching and employee development skills; and/or
- have a passion for food and innovation.
Learn more about Dorchester 2 School District at https://www.ddtwo.org/
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