DIRECTOR of DINING SERVICES K12

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POST DATE 12/5/2019
END DATE 12/15/2019

Chartwells K-12 Wethersfield, CT

Location
Wethersfield, CT
AJE Ref #
585692432
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
73358917
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

Position Title: DIR, DINING SERVICES II

Want to influence a generation? How about working in a place where you know you make a difference? Try one of our 4000 public and private school locations managed by Chartwells School Dining Services. That’s about 1.6 million young students we provide meals and food service for each day. Eat. Learn. Live exemplifies Chartwells’ promise and philosophy that nourishing students is not only our business; it’s our commitment to the communities in which we serve.

Job Summary
Job Summary:
The Director of Dining Services is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, entrepreneurial manager who is constantly seeking a better way to conduct business. This key leadership position is directly responsible for the successful operation of Dining Services. The Director ensures client, customer service/satisfaction with efficient cost effective management that both meets and exceeds stated expectations. They are responsible for all foodservice-related activities; including care (retail, cafeteria, catering etc), quality improvement, sanitation, infection control, and all client-related activities.
Key Responsibilities:
* Manages salaried managers and hourly associates in the Food Service Department
* Oversees the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the account
* Interviews, hires, and trains associates; plans, assigns, and directs work; appraises performance; rewards and disciplines associates; addresses complaints and resolves problems
* Prepares and manages annual budget
* Utilize company systems for completion of required daily/weekly/monthly reports such as inventory, cash reports, production records, payroll/time-keeping, etc.
* Oversees and participates in the preparation and service of food and beverage items in adherence to company food standards for preparation, presentation, sanitation and safety (meeting HACCP and OSHA guidelines) and portion control
* Other duties as assigned
Preferred Qualifications:
* B.S. Degree in Food Services Technology/Management or related field; or A.A. Degree plus four years of directly related experience preferred
* Minimum of two to five years of hospital or adult home/care experience preferred, depending upon formal degree or training
* Five to seven years of direct foodservice operational management experience with inventory and purchasing knowledge and control
* Strong knowledge of food and catering trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, and presentation
* Previous P&L accountability or contract-managed service experience is desirable
* Strong supervisory, leadership, management and coaching skills
* Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
* Ability to communicate on various levels to include management, client, customer and associate levels
* Excellent financial, budgetary, accounting and computational skills
* Proficient computer skills to include; various computer programs, Microsoft Office programs, e-mail and the Internet
* ServSafe® Certified
* Certified Dietary Manager certificate or Registered Dietitian preferred




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Req ID: 355763
Chartwells K12
SARAH HUFF
SALARIED EXEMPT
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