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    Executive Chef

    Doral, FL 33122
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    Job Description

    Unit Description:

    We are the Communities we serve!


    This account is part of the SodexoMAGIC portfolio of business.


    Use your passion for service to create a positive impact and make a difference in the communities we serve!  SodexoMAGIC is a joint Sodexo/ Magic Johnson venture and we are thrilled to be celebrating our 10-year anniversary together this year!  SodexoMAGIC promises to empower the communities we serve by offering best-in-class food & facilities management solutions, which create a positive impact and make a difference in the lives of our clients and customers.  SodexoMAGIC offers our dedicated service via the following Sodexo segments:  Corporate Services, Hospitals, K-12 Schools, Universities


    Sodexo is seeking an Executive Chef 2 for Jackson West Medical Center located in Doral, FL. Jackson West Medical Center is the first academic medical center in Doral and first built-to-suit campus in Jackson Health System's network. Scheduled to open in early 2021 in west Miami-Dade, Jackson West Medical Center will combine consumer-centered inpatient and outpatient facilities with the latest surgical and medical programs at the campus' 100-bed José Milton Memorial Hospital.


    The successful candidate will:


    • implement and standardize all culinary systems and procedures for hospital: Catering, Retail menus, LTO'S, STG, Mindful, garnishing, panning charts, production, puree standardization, FMS sheets, inventory control, HACCP, cleaning schedules, staffing plans, presentation and quality of food, kitchen cleanliness, safety, etc. Sodexo standards will be the benchmark;
    • FMS: monitoring, Audits, implementation and standardization for new menus;
    • be responsible for Food and Physical Safety and annual training for all hourly associates;
    • Gold Check audits: conduct audits, create action plans based on audit findings. Responsible for keeping and updating GC audit books;
    • Procurement: Work with vendors on procurement items. Responsible for purchasing manager and purchasing financial audits;
    • continue sustainability program with the direction of Director of Culinary Operations;
    • improve and standardize catering and banquet services, create menus based on client needs;
    • implement innovative and fresh ideas in retail, catering and patient services; and/or
    • create interpersonal relationships with clients in hospital. 


    Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:


    • a strong culinary background, with the demonstrated ability to stay current with new culinary trends;
    • excellent leadership and communication skills with the ability to maintain the highest of standards and implements company policies;
    • strong management skills and previous experience working in a high-volume facility;
    • high end catering and dining experience and a passion for culinary arts; 
    • a strong production culinary background, ideally in an up-scale restaurant/retail/catering environment;
    • experience leading and engaging a culinary team, with exceptional human resource and supervisory/management skillset;
    • menu planning experience and a strong understanding of current culinary trends;
    • proven to effectively communicate to multiple audiences and develop strong relationships with customers;
    • the ability to multitask and proven effectiveness in a high-standards driven environment;
    • a strong understanding of forecasting, food cost management, purchasing, inventory and labor management concepts;
    • the ability to successfully lead, develop and train a team;
    • creative and effective problem-solving and project management skills;
    • proficient computer skills as well as exceptional organizational and customer services skills;
    • Servsafe certified as well as working knowledge of HACCP and experience with Health and Safety audits; and/or
    • C.E.C. (Certified Executive Chef) a plus.

    The SodexoMAGIC partnership represents the union of two global brands that operate at peak performance.  Sodexo, a long-standing leader in "quality of life solutions" around the globe, and Magic Johnson Enterprises, the brainchild of NBA all-star Earvin Magic Johnson, who literally took the game to new heights. To learn more about SodexoMAGIC and read a message from Earvin "Magic" Johnson himself click here.


    Learn more about Jackson West Medical Center at


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    Not the job for you?

    We offer Food Service Management and Patient Services positions in a variety of business segments, including Corporate, Schools, Universities, Government and Agencies, Health Care, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States. Continue your search for Food Service Management jobs.


    Working for Sodexo:

    At Sodexo, you will find the ingredients for a great career in food service management specializing in Patient Services. With benefits including schedules that encourage work-life balance and continuing education opportunities, you'll enjoy an improved quality of life that's unique in the hospitality industry.  

    Position Summary:

    Provides culinary leadership within a medium sized unit including menu planning, program execution and staff management & training.  Works directly with internal and external clients managing the catering process from beginning through execution. 
    Key Duties
    - Implements & coordinates the culinary function. 
    - Directs & trains cooks & utility workers.
    - Ensures food preparation & production meets operational standards.
    - Manages catering & retail areas.
    - Customer & Client satisfaction.
    - Financial management to include food cost & labor management.
    -  Manages food & physical safety programs.


    Qualifications & Requirements:

    Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree or equivalent experience
    Basic Management Experience - 2 years
    Basic Functional Experience - 2 years work experience in food or culinary services including restaurants, fast food, vending, catering services, institutional services, mall food courts, etc.

    Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

    Posting ID: 601484385Posted: 2021-01-22