**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. at the University of Chicago Medicine is seeking a highly skilled Executive Chef for 3 patient food service kitchens and in-house catering events. Candidates will work collaboratively with the campus Executive Chef to ensure the high quality and standards of all campus food production. This position reports to the GM or the Executive Chef.
The best qualified candidate for the Executive Chef position will have the following skills: Knowledge of HACCP, strong knowledge of food and equipment safety.
Strong knowledge of food production
Solid management skills
Good catering and sales presentation skills
Culinary training skills to develop and engage employees
Ability to develop menus and control inventory and food cost management.
Attention to details
Experience working in a union environment will be helpful
Ability to be flexible in reacting to needs of the operations
Work well with the team.
Designs, supervises, coordinates and participates in activities of cooks and other kitchen personnel in a medium to large account. This position is recognized as the technical expert, teacher and trainer for other chefs and cooks within the account. Selects and develops recipes and other items for clients. Develops menu, implements and trains HACCP, oversees/purchases food, establishes production levels and inventory controls, interviews and hires new chefs, manages/controls food cost issues and offer solutions, may train other chefs outside account. May cook selected items, and plan or price menus. Typically has chefs and cooks reporting to this position.
Basic Education Requirement - Technical, Trade, or Vocational School Degree
Basic Management Experience - 2 years
Basic Functional Experience - 2 years work experience in food or culinary services including restaurants, fast food, vending, catering services, institutional services, mall food courts, etc.
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. will require a background check and may require a drug screen for this position.
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is an EEO/AA/M/F/D/V employer.
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