Compass Group, North America SOUS CHEF @ Ascension St. John Hospital in DETROIT, Michigan

  • We have an opening for a *Sous Chef *position.

  • Location: Ascension St. John Hospital - 22101 Moross Rd., Detroit, MI 48236 /Note: online applications accepted only./

  • Schedule: Schedule will vary, must be able to work rotating weekends and holidays.

  • Requirement: Must have at least 2 years' culinary and management/supervisory experience. Previous hospital experience and experience working with union associates a plus!

If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

At TouchPoint, we’re all about heart. Compassion at every point of human contact is more than our mission, it's our way of life. We’re the exclusive provider of hospitality services to Ascension Health, so our associates are a lifeline to patients, residents and their families. That’s why we're looking for bright and diverse people to join our family. From housekeeping, food and nutrition services to patient transportation and valet parking, we provide the hospitality that leads to healing. If you’re ready to make a difference, join us!

Full time associates at TouchPoint are offered many fantastic benefits such as:

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Wellness Program

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents

  • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)

  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

  • Discount Marketplace

  • And other voluntary benefits

Job Summary

Summary: As a Sous Chef II, you are responsible for assisting with the overall success of the food program and overseeing culinary functions. The position entails assisting in all phases of planning, ordering, inventory, and food preparation. This includes adhering to the client’s culture and guidelines, the Health Department’s regulations, and the company’s standards and expectations of food quality, freshness and presentation. The Sous Chef II also motivates, trains, develops, and directs the back of house associates preparing and cooking foods to accomplish the objectives of the operation to the satisfaction of the customers, clients, and management.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists in coordinating and participating in the preparation and cooking of various food items.

  • Assists with planning and creating menus.

  • Rolls out new culinary programs in conjunction with the marketing and culinary team.

  • Assists with managing cost controls and controlling expenditure.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • 5 years of related culinary experience including 1 year at the supervisory or lead level.

  • Experience in restaurants, hotels, corporate dining, education, military, health care, and/or related food service operations.

  • Knowledge of food and industry trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, safety, food cost controls, and presentation.

  • Ability to set up and distribute production sheets.

  • Supervisory, leadership, training, management, and coaching skills.

  • ServSafe or Department of Health Certification is preferred.

  • Computer skills and knowledge of MS Office products including Excel.

  • Associate’s degree in Culinary Arts is preferred.

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. /*Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)./

Req ID: 234578

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