This position requires candidates to have a US work permit. Please do not apply if you are not legally able to work in the United States.
Unit Summary: This position is located in Sequoia National Park, approximately 2 hours from Fresno. The Wuksachi Lodge offers 102 well-appointed guest rooms, a full service restaurant, bar and banquet/catering areas. Outlying areas include Harrison Grill, Watchtower Deli and the Wolverton BBQ. Please visit http://www.visitsequoia.com where you can discover California's Best Kept Secret.
Your role: The successful candidate will be responsible for various functions of food preparation, under the guidance of the Assistant General Manager at Wuksachi Lodge. Additionally, candidate will be responsible for: - Responsible for overall management of the kitchen, including supervising activities of cooks, coordinate and actively participate in event operations and monitor food and labor costs - Plan menus, maintaining financial responsibility for the menu mix - Oversees inventory of food product and coordinates product ordering and receiving within corporate specifications - Maintain a clean and orderly kitchen to Comply with State and local Heath Department Regulations
Our Expectations: Qualified associates must have a: - Minimum of three (3) years experience in culinary arts and thorough knowledge of food preparation, including experience in a management role. - Associates degree from an accredited culinary school (or equivalent experience) as well as experience in a similar role and establishment is highly preferred. - Serve Safe Certification preferred. - Familiar with monitoring food and labor costs, menu development and costing. Familiar with ordering and inventory procedures. Knowledge of basic accounting procedures. - Experience with supervising personnel. Ability to coach, develop and train others. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. Possess effective organization skills. A commitment to excellence in guest service is essential.