Posting ID : B1068297157
Date Posted : 2015-08-17
Category : Food Beverage Hospitality
Paloma Landing, a gracious retirement residence for active seniors in Albuquerque, is now hiring for a full-time Executive Chef.
Brief Summary of Position:
Demonstrate the leadership and managerial skills necessary to: 1) direct the Food Service staff in all areas of Food Service; 2) ensure proper food preparation with exceptional taste and outstanding presentation; 3) ensure preparation of foods for residents' special dietary requirements; 4) ensure proper food inventory; 5) promote and operate a clean and sanitary kitchen and dining room area, and 6) operate within budget.
Minimum Job Qualifications:
Must be 21 years of age.
Culinary Arts Degree and two years experience in institutional or full-service restaurant cooking or five years high volume cooking and fine dining experience or equivalent.
Demonstrated experience in supervising staff and working in a team setting.
Certified in ServSafe Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) or ability to obtain certification within 90 days of hire date.
Ability to read and prepare recipes provided by the Culinary Department.
Knowledge of and ability to conform to food service sanitation practices.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing, with residents and staff.
Ability to work in a team setting and be a team player.
Ability to keep all business and operations information confidential.
Possess excellent organizational and customer service skills.
Experience in computer use and relevant software applications is preferred.
Ability to work under time constraints and meet department deadlines.
Our residents deserve the best so we are seeking someone who understands hospitality, integrity and compassion.
Please email a resume with "Paloma Landing Executive Chef" in the subject line by August 24, 2015 to: .
We do pre-employment background checks, employment verifications, and reference checks. Paloma Landing is an Equal Opportunity Employer.