Food Service Director needed at Beautiful Private School in Fort Myers, FL

SAGE Dining Services, Inc. - Fort Myers, FL (30+ days ago)3.6

SAGE Dining Services® is seeking awesome culinary talent to join our team. We seek an experienced retail manager for a beautiful Private School in Fort Myers, FL.

We offer innovative menus serving a breakfast and lunch retail service as well as providing any catering needs on the property. Service is primarily Monday through Friday.

We are seeking a true culinary manager to design and produce menus, manage ordering and inventory and our kitchen team. Knowledge of retail POS systems and marketing/merchandising is essential. Our best managers are as skilled in front of the house presentation and showmanship as they are in the kitchen and have above all, outstanding customer service skills.

What you will do:
produce high quality scratch batch cooking
manage and train the kitchen staff
demonstrate exemplary customer service skills
create menus
merchandise, manage retail program
implement and maintain HACCP standards
develop client and customer relationships
deliver fabulous catering results
communicate clearly, professionally and effectively
deliver budgeted financial results
create a positive team environment
manage ordering and inventory

What you need:
Minimum 5 years of prior food service management
Campus dining experience a plus
Awesome team development skills
High end catering experience
High energy and stamina
Knowledge of current food trends
Community/service minded
Strong work ethic and integrity
Prior cash management experience
Culinary degree preferred but not required
Join a team of dedicated chefs and culinary talent who appreciate the importance of preparing and serving a great meal!

At SAGE, we are known for creating exceptional dining experiences. We write innovative recipes that reflect diverse regional and international cuisines; we use the freshest, highest-quality ingredients on the market; and we cook from scratch in small batches.

Make a positive impact on students at some of the top independent schools and colleges in the country. Enjoy a small, community-focused environment and an authentic work-life balance. Cultivate your culinary skills with a value-based company that prefers to promote from within.

Submit your resume today, and realize your potential with SAGE.

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Pre-employment background check and drug screen required.
Credit check and/or driving check required for some positions.

Full-time positions offer benefits.

SAGE offers many opportunities for career advancement.