Job Description

SOUS CHEFS- Career need a jump start? Looking for a restaurant you can be proud to work in?

Our Client, a very fast-growing, high-volume Casual Dining company, has created another new opportunity! We are currently seeking qualified, experienced Sous Chefs in DC & surrounding areas. Average sales $5M+, scratch kitchens, and aggressive growth plans!
We are looking for someone who is passionate about food!

The concept requires a Chef who shows exceptional skills in developing and growing teams, and effectively managing the kitchen staff. Would report directly to the Executive Chef, able to control and manage food cost in line with the budget, source ingredients, control production and portions in line with specifications.

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities
  • Actively manage adherence to quality standards, operating systems/procedures, and food sanitation & safety regulations/requirements
  • Leader who will actively influence the behavior of others to ensure cultural icons are reflected in daily practice, while promoting a safe & healthy work environment & superior guest experiences
  • Actively develop hourly staff
  • Impact profitability of restaurant through effective financial management
  • Ensure facility is properly maintained
  • Represent, support, and protect the Matchbox Food Group brand
  • Assist New Restaurant Openings as required

Qualifications & Characteristics
  • Minimum of 1 year experience as a Heart of House (Kitchen) manager in a high volume restaurant
  • High level organizational skills with multi-tasking capabilities
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and manage workloads with minimum direction
  • High attention to detail and follow through
  • Dependable, reliable, and highly motivated
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English
  • Able to work calmly and effectively under pressure
  • Ability to work flexible shifts and schedules, inclusive of weekends and some holidays

Our management team receives:
Medical & Dental Coverage
Competitive Salaries
Paid vacation weeks
Dining privileges and discounts
Growth Opportunity
A performance family (work with the best!)

We take pride in our reputation of moving fast with top candidates. You will hear from us within 24 hours if your experience is in line with the expectations of these searches. Apply today for IMMEDIATE and CONFIDENTIAL consideration. There are NO FEES for you and CONFIDENTIALITY is ASSURED!

Application Instructions

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