Food of Joy - San Diego, CA

30+ days agoFull-time

Food of Joy is a healthy meal delivery company based in San Diego, California. We provide people with healthy, nutritious, fresh, tasty, and affordable meals.

We are seeking a chef who has experiences in healthy cooking to join the team. If healthy eating is a passion of yours, this could be a great opportunity for you.

We need our chefs to have at least 3 years of experiences in food service management and food preparation. You may have worked in capacity such as restaurant/catering manager, executive chef, head chef, sous chef, or chef. Since we are a healthy food company, a passion for healthy eating is essential. If you have worked in catering or large scale production, that’s a plus.

The responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate with management to develop an efficient kitchen work flow.
  • Collaborate with management to source food supplies.
  • Participate in menu design and recipe formulation.
  • Complete opening/closing checklists.
  • Participate in daily food production.
  • Supervise 1-2 staff members.
  • Maintain food quality and safety standards according to specifications.
  • Provide suggestions and ideas for improving food quality and packaging.
  • Coordinate with marketing activities.

Additional requirements:

  • Highly organized and punctual
  • Easy to communicate with
  • Attention to details
  • Innovative, able to think out of the box
  • Customer-centric
  • Team player
  • Culinary degree or certificate, preferred
  • 3 references from past positions

Work schedule:

Monday – Friday, 5 AM – 1 PM (or 6 AM – 2 PM)


$22 - $25 per hour plus a generous profit sharing plan

Why join us?

We love our customers. We also love our employees. Our goal is to provide excellent service to customers and a rewarding career to employees. Our work environment is filled with fun, mutual respect, and open communication. In addition to competitive salaries, our generous profit sharing plan will put a smile on your face. We are committed to science-based healthy eating and a high standard of food ethics.

The company is designed to expand rapidly. Do you want a share in the healthy food revolution? Do you enjoy a place where your work is appreciated? If you answer is yes, this is the job for you!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $22.00 to $25.00 /hour


  • Chef: 3 years (Required)


  • Food Handler (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)