Sous Chef - Neighborhood Services

  • Omni Hotels
  • Frisco, TX, USA
  • Apr 19, 2018
Hospitality / Restaurant / Food Service

Job Description

Overview

Scheduled to open in 2017, the luxurious Omni property will be one of the only full-service upscale hotels in the area, and serve as a cornerstone of the mixed-use development, which will be anchored by the Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters and the Ford Center. The publicly owned, 12,000-seat multipurpose event center will be used by the City of Frisco and Frisco Independent School District (FISD) to host various activities including athletic competitions, graduations and other special events. The Dallas Cowboys will also use the event center as its training facility. The hotel, Cowboys facilities and other retail outlets are all part of the 91-acre development, The Star .

Located 20 minutes north of downtown Dallas and 25 minutes from both DFW International and Love Field Airports, Omni Frisco Hotel will feature 300 guest rooms, meeting space and a ballroom, along with several food and beverage experiences, including a rooftop pool deck. The hotel will serve meeting groups, as well as business and leisure travelers alike, including visitors attending Cowboys training camp, as well as the many events and activities hosted at the multi-use events and sports facility. Guests can also enjoy the retail and dining establishments that will be adjacent to the hotel.

Job Description

The Sous Chef will be responsible for all areas of the kitchens operations in the absence of the Executive Chef .This leader will ensure a high standard of cleanliness and hygienic practice throughout the kitchen. The ideal candidate will have relevant experience in upscale/luxury hotels.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the daily production, preparation and presentation of all food for the hotel's restaurant(s) and room service to ensure a quality, consistent product is produced which conforms to all Omni Standards.
  • Manage associates in scheduling, training, developing, coaching and counseling, conducting reviews. Also focus on attracting, interviewing, retaining and motivating the associates while providing a safe work environment.
  • Monitor, analyze and control all labor and food costs; prepare the appropriate reports, charts and schedules to ensure budgets are met or exceeded while quality is maintained or improved.
  • Assist the Executive Chef in the creation, costing and implementation of outlets, banquets, seasonal and special menus.
  • Should assume the responsibilities of the Executive Chef in his or her absence.
  • Scheduling of staff according to budget and business forecast.
  • Provide kitchen support for banquet functions.
  • Oversee proper handling and tracing of banquet food returns at end of functions.
  • Directs proper sanitation of all kitchen facilities and equipment.
  • Comply with EcoSure & health code standards for sanitation.
  • Ensures that all kitchen equipment is in good working order.
  • Directs proper maintenance of all walk-in coolers (rotation of food products and cleanliness).
  • Knows expectations and ensures that staff understands them and that they execute said expectations within the proper guidelines.
  • Provide support and leadership to accomplish our Medallia food quality score
  • Checks and controls sign-in and sign-out procedures for kitchen staff.
  • Perform any other job related duties as assigned.


Qualifications

  • Candidate is required to have at least 2 years previous culinary management experience in a high volume, full service Four Diamond Kitchen.
  • Candidate must have proven culinary skills and must be able to lead, develop, and motivate staff.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as organizational skills, Bilingual (Spanish) preferred but not required.
  • Candidate must be creative and up to speed on new concepts and food trends.
  • Banquets experienced required.
  • Computer literate and detail orientated is a must.
  • Must have basic mathematical skills and be able to create and understand financial reports.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule to include weekends and holidays.
  • College education and/or culinary degree preferred.