Compass Group, North America CHEF, SOUS @ ZF Transmissions in GRAY COURT, South Carolina

  • We have an opening for a *Sous Chef *position.

  • Location: ZF Transmissions - 2846 North Old Laurens Rd., Gray Court, SC 29645 /Note: online applications accepted only./

  • Schedule: Primarily Monday through Friday, split between 1st and 2nd shifts. May include rare weekends based on business needs.

  • Requirement: Must have previous kitchen management/supervisory and culinary experience. Contract food service experience preferred.

If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

Canteen is a national vending machine operating company offering vending, office coffee service and dining services through a company and franchise network of over 200 locations in 48 states. Canteen’s track record of innovation began in 1929, when company founder Nathaniel Leverone built his business strategy around three timeless principles: integrity, customer focus and innovation.

Full time associates at Canteen are offered many fantastic benefits such as:

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Wellness Program

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents

  • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)

  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

  • Discount Marketplace

  • And other voluntary benefits

Job Summary

Summary: As a Sous Chef III, you are responsible for assisting with the overall success of the food program and overseeing culinary functions. The position entails assisting in all phases of planning, ordering, inventory, and food preparation. This includes adhering to the client’s culture and guidelines, the Health Department’s regulations, and the company’s standards and expectations of food quality, freshness and presentation. The Sous Chef III also motivates, trains, develops, and directs the back of house associates preparing and cooking foods to accomplish the objectives of the operation to the satisfaction of the customers, clients, and management.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists in coordinating and participating in the preparation and cooking of various food items.

  • Assists with planning and creating menus.

  • Rolls out new culinary programs in conjunction with the marketing and culinary team.

  • Assists with managing cost controls and controlling expenditure.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • 2 to 5 years of culinary experience.

  • Experience in restaurants, hotels, corporate dining, education, military, health care, and/or related food service operations.

  • Knowledge of food and industry trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, safety, food cost controls, and presentation.

  • Ability to set up and distribute production sheets.

  • ServSafe or Department of Health Certification is preferred.

  • Computer skills and knowledge of MS Office products including Excel.

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. /*Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)./

Req ID: 227995

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