The University of Notre Dame (ND.jobs) is accepting applications for a Chef de Cuisine- University Catering.
Applications will be accepted until 7/5/2021.
Why University Enterprises and Events? University Enterprises and Events (UEE) enriches the experience of Notre Dame students, faculty, staff, parents, alumni, and friends. Through hospitality, experiences, and critical services, UEE plays a critical role in deepening relationships with the University. UEE is committed to an engaging, respectful, and joyful environment for all employees. The division invests in its team members, through training, education, operational excellence, and a caring culture.
What makes Notre Dame special? The amazing people on our team often cite the great work culture, the distinctive mission, the opportunity to build a career, and comprehensive best-in-class benefits, including a variety of educational benefits for employees, their spouses, and children. (https://hr.nd.edu/benefits/)
What does this role do?
1. Operations. Working with the Catering Chef, administrates and coordinates the operational plan. Directly leads the culinary team on the floor in the kitchen in the preparation of all foods produced
2. Team Management: Observe and assess/evaluate employees technical skills, identifying areas of improvement and then facilitating the needed training working with and under the direction of the Catering Chef. Works together with Catering Chef on staff scheduling and produces daily cooking timelines and production schedules.
3. Food Production Quality: Inspects completed food products to insure they meet or exceed standards of quality and appearance; Conducts continuing analysis of food procedures and makes necessary changes to improve quality of products and operational efficiency. Imparts expectations of quality to production staff to ensure consistency in standards.
4. Inventory Management: Daily works together with Catering Chef, Storeroom Steward and team, Assisting in purchasing, maintaining appropriate inventories, and staff scheduling.
5. Sanitation and Safety: Directly oversees the teams daily sanitation procedures of all kitchen equipment and kitchen facilities. Reports all equipment issues as it relates to service and safety.
What is it like to work in University Enterprises and Events? You will have the opportunity to work with a dynamic team that values teamwork, joy, lifelong learning, recognition, safety, and operational excellence. You'll be welcomed into a kind and humble working environment, surrounded by a team that aspires for excellence. You'll be encouraged to try new things, think about creative solutions, ask questions, make mistakes and learn from them. You will be supported in your desire for well-being, life-work integration, and professional growth & development. You will have opportunities for flexible work schedules and locations.
What qualities will make you successful in University Enterprises and Events?
Commitment to diversity and inclusion
Desire to build strong relationships
Curiosity to help find solutions
Minimum Qualifications: Associates degree in Applied Science or Occupational Studies or a graduate of a certified apprenticeship program or up to 3 years of college or technical school.
3 to 4 years of experience working all culinary stations in a full service menu kitchen. Must have good leadership skills and the propensity to engage with the team.
ACF certified Sous-Chef, ServSafe certification, all leadership and supervisory seminars offered by the University including FMS and C-board training.
Maintain a neat, clean and well-groomed appearance to professional standards.
ABOUT NOTRE DAME: The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind. For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Notre Dame has received Honor Roll distinctions as one of the top 10 higher education workplaces in the country in the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual 'Great Colleges to Work For' survey...and we are proud of it!
This appointment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Applicants will be asked to identify all felony convictions and/or pending felony charges. Felony convictions do not automatically bar an individual from employment. Each case will be examined separately to determine the appropriateness of employment in the particular position. Failure to be forthcoming or dishonesty with respect to felony disclosures can result in the disqualification of a candidate. The full procedure can be viewed at https://facultyhandbook.nd.edu/?id=link-73597.
Equal Opportunity Employment StatementThe University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).
APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply online at http://ND.jobs to Job # S21470. For additional information about working at the University of Notre Dame and various benefits available to employees, please visit http://hr.nd.edu/why-nd. The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and significant others with their job search.
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