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Compass Group, North America EXECUTIVE CHEF - AIRPORT LOUNGE in JAMAICA, New York

Posted Date: Mar 19, 2019

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

The Executive Chef will oversee the culinary operations for a high-end airport lounge. Will manage a team of 15 associates and reports to the Lounge Manager.

This is a 7-day operation; evenings and weekends are part of regular work schedule.

Key Responsibilities:

  • You will oversee the culinary operations and activities of the airport lounge

  • You will have the opportunity to create your own menus using locally grown products

  • You will manage a dynamic, passionate team dedicated to delivering superb cuisine and Platinum Service

Preferred Qualifications:

  • B.S. Degree in Food Services Technology/Management or A.A. Degree in Culinary Arts

  • Knowledge/experience in a halal kitchen

  • Three to five years of culinary management experience, four-star hotel experience preferred

  • Inventory and purchasing experience

  • Good knowledge of food and catering trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, and presentation.

  • Knowledge of P&L accountability and contract-managed service experience is desirable.

  • ServSafe certified is a plus

Apply to Flik today!

/Flik is a member of Compass Group USA/

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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.

*Req ID: *260685