Executive Chef

at Longhorn Village

Austin, TX

Posted on Oct. 18, 2016

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Full Time

Longhorn Village, an exclusive Retirement Resort located in Steiner Ranch, is seeking an Executive Chef with strong creative culinary skills, strong personnel management, and a broad knowledge of restaurant operations (product purchasing, employee scheduling, and inventory control). If you thrive on excellence and being creative while providing quality meals, we want to speak with you!

The Executive Chef is responsible for the daily operations of 4 kitchens, including a casual deli, a lunch/dinner casual dining room, an evening formal dining room, and a Health Center kitchen. Longhorn Village serves 300 independent residents, and 80+ assisted, skilled, and memory care residents.

DUTIES INCLUDE:
Under the supervision of the Director of Dining Services, the Executive Chef is responsible for ordering, preparation, cooking, and presentation of all food served to residents, staff, and guests in the dining areas of the facility. This is also to include the special diet needs of various residents. Schedules staff (directly responsible for a production team of 22) in accordance with budgeted staffing ratios. Provides cooks, cooks helpers, and utility workers with sufficient training, supervision, and evaluation in a timely fashion.

SKILLS / REQUIREMENTS:
Candidates must have impeccable communication skills and strong attention to detail, along with exemplary customer service skills to consistently exceed expectations for our residents. Working as a part of a team is essential.

3 years previous experience as an Executive Chef required; multi-operations, ACF affiliates, senior or healthcare experience preferred. ServSafe Manager or Food Handler Manager certification required.

If you are interested in a rewarding career within a hospitality-based dining services operation, this is a great opportunity for someone to work in a team environment that values professional and personal growth! Excellent benefits and work environment.

Longhorn Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity in the workplace.

WORKING AT LONGHORN VILLAGE:
Longhorn Village, a premier Continuing Care Retirement Community, located in Austin, is always looking for qualified individuals to staff our community. Great working conditions and wonderful residents and staff will be part of your day.

If you are skilled in providing exceptional customer service and are interested in serving the needs of a growing community of active-minded senior adults, please consider Longhorn Village.

LONGHORN VILLAGE BENEFITS:
In addition to an excellent working environment that offers opportunities for professional and personal development, Longhorn Village offers the following benefits to all eligible Associates:

+ Generous Paid Time Off Package
+ Paid Holidays
+ Full Insurance Package at Affordable Rates
+ Associate Assistance Program
+ Discount Meal Program
+ And, Accessibility to Numerous Other Benefits

Longhorn Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity in the workplace.