Kitchen Manager

Elmcroft | Eclipse Senior Living - La Mesa, CA


GrossmontGardens, an Elmcroft Senior Living Community, has been proudly serving the senior community for over 50 years. We are currently looking for a Kitchen Manager.

  • Managementexperience is preferred.
  • Long Term Care experience is preferred.
  • Food Service/Dining experience required.
  • Eagerness to grow and learn is required.

Duties include;

  • Dining Room Manager or Dining Room Supervisor
  • Knowledge in Casual Table Service
  • Star Service
  • Party Table Décor, dining room decorations
  • Strong Computer skills with regard to Scheduling of Server Staff
  • Dining Room Setup and breakdown
  • Management Skill in multi dining rooms
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Daily adherence to city, state, and federal sanitation requirements
  • Able to manage a service crew of 40
  • Ability to work within a senior setting making the residents priority 1
  • Ability to resolve disputes within residents dining
  • Able to manage special family parties.
  • Servsafe Certified


  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Group presentation skills
  • Personnel interviewing skills
  • Quality food preparation and presentation experience
  • Quality catering and dining room services experience
  • Budget and cost control experience
  • Degree in Food Service Mgt. Or Nutrition
  • Microsoft Word and Excel experience preferred

Job Type: Full-time


  • culinary: 1 year (Preferred)
  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Supervisor: 1 year (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off