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Restaurant Sous Chef – T103

Position NameRestaurant Sous Chef
Location Hockessin, DE
Salary Range$42000 - $52000
Client OverviewOur hospitality client is a rapidly growing full-service, gastro-pub concept.

Why people LOVE working for this company!

  • Career growth potential - planning on adding several new locations next 3 - 5 years
  • Team-oriented culture with emphasis on quality of life (recognizes importance of each employee's family)
  • Five (5) day work week (on occasion when a 6th day is required, will receive compensation equal to one-day per diem or compensatory time off)
  • Closed on Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas (3 pm Dec 24th to 3 pm Dec 26th) + annual employee appreciation day
  • Devoted to constant improvement - emphasis on training and education
  • Strong supporter of community charitable endeavors, especially DuPont Nemours Children's Hospital, Meals on Wheels & American Red Cross

Position Overview & Responsibilities

  • We are looking for a professional Sous Chef to be the second in command in our kitchen, following our Executive Chef’s specifications and guidelines. The successful candidate will employ its culinary and managerial skills in order to play a critical role in maintaining and enhancing our customers’ satisfaction.
    • Help in the preparation and design of all food and drinks menus
    • Produce high quality plates both design and taste wise
    • Ensure that the kitchen operates in a timely way that meets our quality standards
    • Fill in for the Executive Chef in planning and directing food preparation when necessary
    • Resourcefully solve any issues that arise and seize control of any problematic situation
    • Manage and train kitchen staff, establish working schedule and assess staff’s performance
    • Order supplies to stock inventory appropriately
    • Comply with and enforce sanitation regulations and safety standards
    • Maintain a positive and professional approach with coworkers and customers

Benefits

  • 5-day / 50-55 hour work week
  • Closed all major holidays
  • 6-days paid time-off yearly to start
  • 401-k style retirement plan
  • Healthcare, dental & monthly dining card
   

Position Requirements

  • Experience as a Sous Chef
  • Understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and procedures
  • Excellent record of kitchen and staff management
  • Accuracy and speed in handling emergency situations and providing solutions
  • Familiar with industry’s best practices
  • Working knowledge of various computer software programs (MS Office, restaurant management software, POS)
  • BS degree in Culinary science or related certificate would be a plus
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What Clients Say About Patrice & Associates

  • Darryl Jackson makes you his priority! 

    I would say that Darryl Jackson was very professional and helped me in all aspects of my job search.  Darryl took my resume and made it more attractive and appealing, he was also very attentive to my needs and what my expectations were.  What I feel was a key part of the success in our relationship was the constant communication on his part.  Darryl makes it his business to know his client and always speaks to you in a positive manner.  He tries to make you see the good aspects of each individual employer.  In the future if I would need to seek other employment I truly believe I would look for his availability.    

    Thanks,

    Luis C

    Darryl Jackson makes you his priority!
  • Thank you all for everything Bruce Leininger!

    Bruce Leininger is an exceptional and irreplaceable asset to Practice & Associates.  Bruce took the time and really get to know me, my passions and personality.  He understood my wants when it came to my career move .  He took the time to talk to me and build a relationship with me.  Bruce had a lot of patience and was always in communication with me in regards to different opportunities.  I respected and appreciated his advice and input.  I will always be grateful to Bruce, as he listened with all his heart.  I will always remember what Bruce has done for my family and I and I will make sure that everyone I know who wants a career change only talks to Bruce!                  

    Respectfully,

    Sami Simaan

    Thank you all for everything Bruce Leininger!
  • The professionalism and care from Francisco Chevez was simply fantastic! 

    He was so informative, prepped to give me the best help whether it was by phone or video call, it gave me the confidence and readiness to succeed in my interview and land the job I was looking for.  He was in constant communication with me and the employer for the entire process, it truly felt like he cared for my needs the entire time and made sure they were met as well.  I am beyond happy with Francisco Chevez and Patrice & Associates, they will be with you 100% during the process and even after to make sure everything is going well. Phenomenal job and thank you so much!      

    Regards,

    Gerrie

    The professionalism and care from Francisco Chevez was simply fantastic!
  • Chris Bovio has been helpful through and through. 

    He was polite, professional, and fast acting.  He listened to what I was looking for and was impactful in his decision making.  His communication was open and offered a hand at anytime.  He made the job seeking hunt 10x easier and made it a seamless process.  I would recommend Chris and his services to anyone!    

    Jessica Pritz

    Chris Bovio has been helpful through and through. 
  • I am so grateful for Sarah Straniero and her tenacity!

    I appreciate your help Sarah. You have been professional and helped me throughout this process. Thank you for helping me with the GM opportunity.        

    Andre F

    I am so grateful for Sarah Straniero and her tenacity!