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OTG Chef - BOH in Flushing, New York

Chef - BOH

OTG - LaGuardia Airport, East Elmhurst Queens, NY, LaGuardia Airport, Flushing, New York, United States of America

Req #8843

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

YOUR NEXT OPPORTUNITY IS NOW BOARDING:

Join OTG as a Chef now and drive a new type of hospitality. Explore career opportunities in a unique hospitality environment with some of the industry's best compensation and benefits, including PTO, Healthcare and a competitive 401k match.

WHAT IS OTG?

OTG is working to revolutionize the hospitality industry by pushing the boundaries of excellence. With more than 300 in-terminal dining and retail locations across 10 airports, OTG and its 5,000+ Crewmembers serve millions of travelers each year.

WHY OTG?

By joining our team, you'll discover endless opportunities to explore, learn and realize your greatest potential in some of the most exciting hospitality environments around. Our people drive our experiences, so we offer our crewmembers some of the best compensation and benefits in the industry.

We transform airport experiences. You drive it.

Position Summary

We are seeking a Chef for our soon to open new Italian American restaurant Sunday Supper. The ideal candidate has proven success as a culinarian and seasoned experience working in Chef driven restaurant operations. Sunday Supper focuses on delicious, traditional Italian American staples inspired by heritage and heart. Sunday Supper will serve authentic Italian American home cooking at its best. The Chef for Sunday Supper possesses a passion for cooking and eagerness to nurture/develop a team of devoted sous chefs and cooks. The Chef is capable of controlling labor and operating expenses.The Chef will lead and train the culinary team to provide guests with an exceptional dining experience within the restaurant. Key collaboration with our ever-growing set of world class chef partners gives the Chef an opportunity to work with top culinary leaders.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop a culinary plan with short and long-term goals that ensure high levels of guest satisfaction.

  • Provide culinary, service expertise, and operational support to restaurant culinary and service teams to ensure high quality food service.

  • Ensure delivery of training material and processes to enable the delivery of exceptional cuisine.

  • Creates and ensures a fresh, positive and exciting environment where sanitation, flawless delivery and execution of product excellence and service are paramount.

  • Accountable for and dedicated to ensuring service commitments, standards/expectations, financial goals, and policies/procedures are consistently upheld.

  • Builds rapport, commitment, and loyalty with team members and guests.

  • Execute menu and product that align with food cost projections, operational feasibility, quality standards, and guest satisfaction.

  • Cultivate and maintain effective partnerships with home office and airport level management to execute the culinary and service strategic plan.

  • Complete all other tasks assigned.

    QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Degree from an accredited culinary institution preferred.

  • Minimum 5 years of experience as an Executive Chef.

  • Experience with Italian and Italian American cuisine preferred.

  • National, unionized, multi-site experience a plus.

  • Sound knowledge of FDA and/or major US metropolitan city health code adherence.

  • Ability to anticipate problems and create innovative solutions.

  • Highly developed culinary expertise and principles including a variety of diverse cuisines.

  • Experience in leading and developing a culinary team that thinks guest first, consistently.

  • Demonstrate expertise in food costing, menu planning, inventory management and procurement.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects under tight deadlines.

  • Must be willing to travel as job requirements dictate.

    OTG Management LLC is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status

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