Sodexo Operations LLC General Manager 1 - Food in PITTSBURG, California

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Unit Description

Sodexo currently has a job opportunity for a General Manager 1/Dining Director to join our Senior Living team at Stoneman Village at in Pittsburg, California. The General Manager/Dining Director will report directly to the District Manager, and will be responsible for day to day oversight of all operations for the Senior Living food service at this outstanding account .

General Manager Responsibilities include:

  • Oversees all day to day food and nutrition services operations for this Senior Living account.

  • Manages and leads 7 employees who serve 1 meal a day (dinner) 5 days a week and provide a light lunch service.

  • Responsible for driving resident satisfaction through strong employee engagement and quality of service.

  • Steps in as necessary to cover food service operations – 50% of this position may be hands on in areas of production, cooking, etc.

  • Integrate fully within our client's organization becoming a trusted advisor with a customer service focus. This position is considered a director level role for this client.

  • Works to achieve company and client financial targets and goals for multiple budget areas.

  • Ensures compliance to food safety, sanitation, and overall workplace safety standards.

  • Meets (or exceeding) Sodexo standards of operations.

  • Creates a positive environment and successfully motivates and manages team.

If you have the following qualification, we want to hear from you!

  • Work history demonstrating strong leadership skills and preferably knowledge and experience in a senior living environment or contract food service management experience.

  • Ability to manage around $600K in financial volume. Strong understanding of forecasting, food cost management, purchasing, inventory and labor management concepts.

  • Strong hands on culinary experience and/or training in a production environment.

  • Previous leadership experience in a customer service and quality driven environment.

  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment while fostering strong client and customer relationships.

  • Excellent computer skills and report management experience.

  • Strong financial acumen and the ability to demonstrate detailed operational analysis and manage budgets.

  • Exceptional human resource and leadership management skillset.

  • Professional verbal and written communication skills.

  • A passion for a high level customer service.

  • Strong understanding of forecasting, food cost management, purchasing, inventory and labor management concepts.

  • Candidate must be knowledgeable in compliance to food safety, sanitation and overall workplace safety standards.

Residents are the heart of everything we do and we welcome you to join our team!

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Position Summary

Manages all contract management service operations at a single account/unit. Plans and supervises special functions. Maintains cash control and payroll records. Hires and trains unit personnel. Maintains customer satisfaction and good public relations. Senior-most person assigned to a one client account

Qualifications & Requirements

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

Basic Management Experience - 2 years

Basic Functional Experience - 2 years

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

System ID 57022

Location US - CA - PITTSBURG

Relocation No

Category Food Service

Type Full-Time