Sodexo is currently seeking a high performing Executive Chef I to utilize highly creative and extensive culinary background for a high profile and large volume operation within Memorial Hermann Healthcare System in Houston, Texas. This level 1 trauma center with 938 licensed beds and an average daily census of 785. This position will report directly to General Manager. The position requires food safety certification, HACCP knowledge, ordering food and supplies, food preparation, supervision of culinary team, monitoring of food production, food cost, labor cost, budget, catering skills, client interactions, creativity and innovations. Menu promotions and flexibility with work schedule for special events. Continuing training on Sodexo policies, menu programs, new food concepts, and training team members.
The ideal candidate will have:
Provides culinary leadership within a small sized unit including menu planning, program execution and staff management & training. Works directly with internal and external clients managing the catering process from beginning through execution
-Executes the culinary function
-Customer & Client satisfaction
-Manages food & physical safety program.
Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree
Basic Management Experience - 2 years
Basic Functional Experience – 1 year work experience in food or culinary services including restaurants, fast food, vending, catering services, institutional services, mall food courts, etc.
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.