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Executive Chef

Company: Thomas Cuisine
Location: Longview
Posted on: July 9, 2024

Job Description:

Who we areFounded in 1986, Thomas Cuisine is an award-winning, privately held contract food service company. We advocate the healing power of whole foods and believe in preparing scratch-made cuisine fresh each day. Every Thomas Cuisine team member is an ambassador, carrying out our mission, reflecting our values, and building relationships while "doing the right thing".What's in it for youAs part of our team, the ideal candidate will gain access to supportive and smart partners, first-class learning and engagement technologies, exceptional employee wellness and medical benefits, and much more!Benefits:Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision with several plans to choose fromGenerous Paid Time OffHealth and wellness programsProfessional development opportunitiesSalary Range: $52,000 annually plus bonus potential!What you will doAs the Executive Chef, you'll be the driving force behind the success of our dining services in a high-end senior living community. In this role, you'll play a crucial part in enhancing the overall well-being of senior residents. Your dedication to culinary excellence directly contributes to a positive and satisfying dining experience, promoting a sense of community and well-rounded health.This team member Crafts and executes creative, high-quality menus that exceed culinary expectations.Leads and manages all aspects of kitchen operations to ensure seamless and efficient service.Implements and maintains stringent food safety and sanitation standards.Manages food and labor costs to achieve financial targets and operational excellence.Mentors, coaches, and develops kitchen staff to foster a culture of culinary excellence.Collaborates with the management team to contribute to overall strategic planning and business success.Oversees the procurement of high-quality ingredients and maintains vendor relationships.Stays abreast of culinary trends and continuously elevates our offerings.What you will needProven experience as an Executive Chef or in a similar leadership role.Culinary degree or equivalent formal training and experience in a healthcare setting preferred.3 - 5+ years of progressive culinary and kitchen management experience.Strong understanding of food safety regulations and HACCP principles.Demonstrated ability to lead and inspire a diverse culinary team.Creative flair for menu development with a focus on quality and presentation.Experience in high-volume, upscale dining environments is a plus.Proficient in kitchen management software and Microsoft Office Suite.ServSafe certification is required.Excellent communication and leadership skills.Successful candidates must meet eligibility criteria, including the ability to undergo and successfully complete a criminal background check and drug screen in accordance with applicable State laws and regulations.Ability to provide documents for work authorization. We utilize E-Verify, an online system that allows us to confirm the eligibility of our employees to work in the United States.Who you arePeople who do well on our team are service-minded and have a helpful, humble, and hungry nature. The ideal candidate has a can-do attitude, a spirit of curiosity, and bravery to try new things. If you are ready to take your culinary career to new heights and be an integral part of a dynamic team, we invite you to apply.Our commitment to youAt Thomas Cuisine, we are dedicated to fostering a workplace that is diverse, equitable, inclusive, and where every individual feels a sense of belonging. We know that this commitment is an ongoing journey, and we will strive to improve and adapt as we grow. Our DEIB commitment is not just a statement but a living part of our company culture.REAL Food Genuine Service Enduring Relationships

Keywords: Thomas Cuisine, Longview , Executive Chef, Hospitality & Tourism , Longview, Texas

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