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Catering Chef

2000 Raynors Way,
Smithtown, NY 11787
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$11.80 - $15.48
Full-time, Part-time
Come join us at one of our premier catering venues as a Catering Chef!

Please use this link to complete an application on our Company Career Page: https://lessingsinc.peoplematter.jobs/

Position: Catering Chef

Qualifications:
-Must be a graduate of a culinary school or possess a culinary diploma.
-Prior catering experience at the culinary level required.
-Good communication, organizational and presentation skills.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
-Works closely with private customers and event planners to prepare a variety of food for a variety of functions and events as per client requirements and specifications.
-Provide the highest possible standard of catering to the clients by managing all aspects of catering provision.
-Assisting with catering menu when necessary
-Maintaining a safe, hygienic and sanitary work environment
-Manage food inventory and purchasing while controlling food costs
Preparing food items in a timely manner
-Minimize raw material and food wastage
-Plate and present food attractively
-Assist in training junior chefs and kitchen support staff

Pay & Perks:
-Hourly pay
-Paid Time Off for Full Time Employees
-401K for Full Time Employees
-Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits for Full-Time Employees

The Company:
Founded in 1890, Lessing’s Hospitality Group is a sixth-generation, family-owned company comprised of over 120 locations throughout the Northeast and Florida. Lessing’s operates 17 wedding and catering venues, 11 full-service restaurants, 4 virtual kitchens, over 80 corporate and academic dining centers, 7 Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza franchises and a historic inn. Steeped in over 130 years of tradition, but adapting to a constantly changing industry, Lessing’s Hospitality Group’s focus is on providing each guest with unique, personalized experiences and remarkable hospitality.
Posting ID: 617571849Posted: 2021-04-09Job Title: Catering Chef