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Legends Hospitality Kitchen Supervisor in New York, New York

Description

Kitchen Supervisor – Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

LEGENDS

Founded in 2008, Legends is a premium experiences company with more than 1,500 full-time and 30,000 seasonal team members globally. Legends has six divisions operating worldwide - Global Planning, Global Sales, Hospitality, Global Partnerships, Global Merchandise, and Global Technology Solutions - offering clients and partners a 360-degree service solution platform to elevate their brand and execute their vision. Currently, Legends works with marquee clients across business verticals including professional sports; collegiate; attractions; entertainment; and conventions and leisure. We are the industry leaders in designing, planning, and realizing exceptional experiences in sports and entertainment.

THE VENUE

Legends is the official hospitality partner for the food service areas at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, a premier tourism destination in the heart of New York City. The partnership includes full quick service restaurant, an outdoor seasonal kiosk serving beverage and snacks and a lighter fare concept aboard the ship serving sandwiches and flat breads along with grab and go items. With the opportunity of serving up to 10,000 guests 363 days a year, Legends has created a culture of fast and friendly service at the Intrepid

THE ROLE

The Supervisor position is responsible for supporting all Food and Beverage Operations.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for overseeing and executing the daily culinary operations in the Food and Beverage outlets at the Intrepid Museum

  • Ensure set up and preparation of all food items for concession and catering operations

  • Oversee and check opening and closing duties of the kitchen staff

  • Replenish and restock all food items and food related items as needed and directed by manager

  • Maintain a high level of sanitation awareness and conscientiousness

  • Assist manager with monthly inventory

  • Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of all kitchen equipment and reporting any operating issues

  • Update and record temperature logs daily

  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of all walk in and reach in refrigerator and freezers in compliance with local health code

  • Always conduct self in a professional, safe, and efficient manner.

  • Production of menu items in a timely manner and in accordance with the venue’s standards

  • Ability to follow directions precisely and consistently; maintenance of work area and proper food storage; opening and closing duties

  • Track and maintain par levels of food items daily to ensure inventory remains stocked

  • Adheres to company guidelines and house rules, always exceeds guest expectations.

  • Ability to expedite food in a fast paced environment

  • Lead and work to maintain the facility and all equipment to the highest standards ensuring Safety and Cleanliness

  • Work as a team with fellow associates in the both the FOH and the BOH.

  • Ensure daily checklists are followed and completed by warehouse and kitchen associates

  • Maintain and control high volume food and beverage inventory

  • Ability to identify product needs for upcoming events and restaurant volume

  • Assist other supervisors in other related tasks and responsibilities as necessary

  • Assist in directing hourly associates while having direct interaction with guests

  • Maintain and control high-volume food, beverage, and merchandise inventory

  • Conduct a physical audit of inventory and product.

  • Complete other duties as assigned by managers

    QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ideal candidate will be ServSafe Certified

  • Must be at least 18 years old

  • The ideal candidate will have a culinary degree or have graduated from a certified apprenticeship program with a minimum of 2-3 years of cooking experience in the an ala carte restaurant, a contract foodservice industry, preferably in premium services, catering, or concessions environments

  • One year kitchen experience in a lead or supervisory role

  • Pizza preparation experience a plus

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to multi-task and prioritize in a deadline-oriented environment

  • Strong commitment to delivering a high level of customer and client service with demonstrated initiative and leadership

  • Customer service oriented with the ability to interact with all levels of management

  • Must be flexible to work weekends, nights and holidays

  • Must be able to work in a team environment

  • High level of organization and attention to detail

  • Must be able to remain calm under stressful situations

  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.

  • Must be able to make evaluations and decisions without immediate supervision

  • Must be able to accept and carry out responsibility for directions

  • Practice safe work habits, follow all safety policies and procedures and regulations, complete company-wide safety training and additional job specific safety training

  • Must have or obtain NYC Food Protection Certificate

Legends is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, or genetic information.

Qualifications

Behaviors

Preferred

  • Leader: Inspires teammates to follow them

  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

Education

Preferred

  • High School or better in Other

  • Some post college or better in Other

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