Sodexo Operations LLC Executive Chef 1 in AURORA, Illinois

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Unit Description

Sodexo at Rush Copley Medical Center is seeking an experienced Executive Chef. Rush Copley Medical Center is a 211 bed teaching medical center located in Aurora, IL. , 45 miles SW of the Chicago Loop. The hospital is in a great location and sits on 100 acres of beautiful landscaped property. The Waterfront Café serves on average 6,500 customers and the Jazzman’s retail outlet serves 1500+ customers weekly. The ideal candidate for this position will have previous culinary experience preferably in a healthcare setting, experience with ordering and inventory, knowledge of Sodexo systems and procedures or similar systems, excellent customer service and organizational skills. This Executive Chef will manage and engage a culinary team of up to 15 staff and will oversee food production for retail food service, At Your Request (AYR) patient meal service and catering.

At Sodexo, patients and residents are the heart of everything we do and we welcome you to join our team with this opportunity! Apply today!

Position Summary

Designs, supervises, coordinates and participates in activities of cooks and other kitchen personnel in a small account. This position is recognized as the technical expert, teacher and trainer for other chefs and cooks within the account. Selects and develops recipes and other items for clients. Develops menu, implements and trains HACCP, oversees/purchases food, establishes production levels and inventory controls, interviews and hires new chefs, manages/controls food cost issues and offer solutions. May cook selected items, and plan or price menus. Typically has chefs and cooks reporting to this position.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Technical, Trade, or Vocational School Degree

Basic Management Experience - 1 year

Basic Functional Experience - 2 years 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.

System ID 57097

Location US - IL - AURORA

Relocation No

Category Culinary

Type Full-Time