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Job Title

Pastry Sous Chef

Company : Service Source

Location : Quantico, VA

Created : 2020-10-24

Job Type : Full Time

Job Description

How would you like to make an impact? Come and join our team where our purpose is serving individuals with disabilities! Are you ready to explore new opportunities? When you join ServiceSource, you do more than simply switch companies to advance your career. You become a part of the ServiceSource family, a group of talented men and women who drive innovation, embrace change, and celebrate the global community. Job Summary Assists the Executive Chef in the daily operations of the kitchen, including menu development, inventory and purchasing of supplies, and cost control. Oversees the activities of the kitchen staff and monitors food production and presentation in the absence of the Executive Chef. Primary Responsibilities The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. These duties and responsibilities will be rated on the Annual Performance Review. + Oversee the bakery department including menu development, inventory and purchasing of supplies, and cost control. Keep kitchen, dishes, and storage areas clean and organized. + Direct the preparation, production, and food quality in accordance with HACCP procedures. + Manage food cost control within established food requirements and ensure sufficient quantity of food is served to meet the contract. + Assist in pastry recipes and report nutritional information that supports diverse dietary nee + Monitor the performance of a staff of 3 to ensure adherence to all service standards and productivity standards to ensure exceptional guest satisfaction. Recruit, train, and follow progressive discipline with all staff and new hires. + Verifies that kitchen staff follows all recipes and portions servings correctly. Additional Duties + Assist in hiring and training employees according to company standards. + Sets excellent customer service and work examples. + Manages staffing levels throughout shift. Oversees kitchen labor and food cost to budgetary requirements. + Perform additional related responsibilities as directed by management. Qualifications: Education, Experience and Certification(s) + HS diploma or GED required. College or culinary training or extensive cooking and production experience recommend. + Three to five years progressive professional cooking experience. + A minimum of two years working in management. Culinary experience in a hotel or banquet hall preferred. + ServSafe (Renew every 5 Years) certification required. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities + Ability to organize multiple projects; manage and prioritize multiple tasks and meet deadlines. + Strong interest in training and coaching Ability to fill-in for any kitchen position. + Demonstrated leadership ability. + Computer literacy: MS Word and Excel. + Ability to work well under pressure. + Commitment to quality service, and food and beverage knowledge. Basic math skills. + Understanding of proper use and maintenance of major kitchen equipment, including stoves, refrigeration, slicer, knives, and dish machine. + Professional communication skills, oral and written. Ability to work in a high-energy and demanding environment. + Organization and leadership skills. + Demonstrates strong leadership skills and is a team player. Can effectively solve problems. Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk and sit. The employee may occasionally lift or move culinary products and supplies, up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate. What We Offer – for Benefit Eligible Employees May Include: Because ServiceSource hires the best people, we work hard to provide benefits that make their lives better, so we offer a comprehensive benefit program which features: + Health coverage for you and your family through Medical, Dental, and Vision plans. + Financial protection with 100% company paid Disability, Life, Accidental Death & Dismemberment insurance. + A 403(b)-Retirement plan in which the company matches dollar for dollar on a generous percentage matching up to 3% of your contribution. + Tax advantages through Flexible Spending and Health Savings accounts that allow you to pay for specific healthcare and dependent care expenses with pre-tax dollars. + To help you manage your work and life needs, we offer an Employee Assistance Program, Wellness Program, and Tuition Assistance. + A generous paid time-off program in which the benefits increase based on your tenure with the company. ServiceSource is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. If accommodation is needed in the application process, arrangements can be made with the local regional office /contact-us.We are an E-Verify Employer and a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment background checks are required for all employment positions. PAY TRANSPARENCY POLICY STATEMENT: The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information ServiceSource is a leading nonprofit disability resource organization with programs and operations in 12 states and the District of Columbia. ServiceSource has regional offices located in Delaware, Florida, North Carolina, and Virginia. Collectively, the organization serves more than 25,000 individuals with disabilities annually through a range of innovative and valued employment, training, habilitation, housing and other support services. Our proven collaborative approach helps foster a more inclusive and supportive community where individuals with disabilities can succeed and thrive. Strategic partnerships with local community businesses, government entities and nonprofits help bridge the gaps for individuals with disabilities, creating sustainable opportunities that benefit the entire community and result in greater independence for the individual. To learn more, you may click on the following video link: /watch?v=hLeXVPuKm1Y&t=48s