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Compass Group, North America EXECUTIVE CHEF in FLUSHING, New York

Posted Date: Mar 19, 2021 A Fresh Approach to Great Results.* * /At FLIK Hospitality Group we believe in great food, great service, and great people. As a leading corporate dining and hospitality company, we provide quality and nutritious meals with a wellness-first approach, reception services, and property management to over 800 locations nationwide. From respected law firms, financial institutions, professional athletics teams, K-12 independent schools, hotels and conference centers, and more, our approach to hospitality is rooted in our dedication to providing quality service to each and every one of our guests. We believe in seasonality in sourcing our ingredients and providing a customized approach to the culinary and hospitality needs of each client; our wellness first approach ensures our food supports healthy and delicious choices. Join our team today!/ Job Summary Working as the Executive Chef, you will be responsible for overseeing kitchen operations while maintaining a safe and sanitary work environment for the staff. You will prepare or direct the preparation of meals in accordance with corporate programs and guidelines. This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, entrepreneurial Culinary professional. Key Responsibilities: * Plans regular and modified menus according to established guidelines * Follows standardized recipes, portioning and presentation standards. Completes and utilizes daily production worksheets and waste log sheets. Tastes completed meals to ensure quality * Trains kitchen staff in food preparation, safe handling, operation of equipment, food safety and sanitation based on Company and regulatory standards * Establishes and maintains cleaning and maintenance schedules for equipment, storage and work areas. Ensures that kitchen staff follows and completes schedules as assigned * Maintains inventory of food and non-food supplies to stay within established guidelines while assuring that necessary product is available when needed * Makes all decisions regarding utilization of leftover food products staying within Company guidelines for such products * Complies with federal, state and local health and sanitation regulations and department sanitation procedures as evidenced through local health department and third-party audits * Follows facility, department, and Company safety policies and procedures to include occurrence reporting * Participates and attends departmental meetings, staff development, and professional programs, as appropriate Preferred Qualifications: * B.S. Degree in Culinary Arts, Food Services Technology/Management/or related field; or A.O.S. Degree in Culinary Arts or culinary certificate and required experience * Minimum of three to five years of progressive culinary/kitchen management experience, depending upon formal degree or training * High volume, complex foodservice operations experience - highly desirable * Hands-on chef experience a must * Comprehensive knowledge of food and catering trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, and presentation * Must be experienced with computers; to include Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Power Point), Outlook, E-mail and the Internet * Must be willing to participate in client satisfaction programs/activities * ServSafe certified - highly desirable Apply to Flik today! /Flik is a member of Compass Group USA/ Click here to Learn More about the Compass Story * * 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) Associates at Flik Hospitality are offered many fantastic benefits. * Medical * Dental * Vision * Life Insurance/ AD * Disability Insurance * Retirement Plan * Paid Time Off * Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state) * Associate Shopping Program * Health and Wellness Programs * Discount Marketplace * Identity Theft Protection * Pet Insurance * Commuter Benefits * Employee Assistance Program * Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) *Req ID: *480672 Flik BRIAN P PANGBORN SALARIED EXEMPT

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