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Kitchen Manager in Woodbury, NY at AVI FOODSYSTEMS, INC.

Date Posted: 7/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Follow AVI approved standardized recipes
  • Hold production team members accountable to following the standards 
  • Oversee production of food 
  • Hire, orient and train production team members to ensure that the highest standards of quality are met
  • Create and manage production team member schedules
  • Order food, kitchen supplies and equipment in accordance with company vendor policies
  • Conduct regular physical inventory of food and non-food items
  • Establish controls to minimize food and supply waste and theft
  • Project annual food and labor costs and monitor actual financial results 
  • Plan and supervise special events
  • Demonstrate how different cooking equipment such as ovens, grills, kettles and steamers are used to ensure food quality and presentation; advise production staff on various cooking procedures
  • Handle any food preparation issues (i.e. food shortages, excesses, outdated products, poor quality) by taking action to correct problems


Job Requirements

  • 5+ years of cooking experience in quantity food production
  • Culinary certification preferred
  • Strong follow-up and great critical thinking skills in day-to-day operation
  • A passion towards safety and sanitation
  • Strong level of accountability to themselves as well as others
  • Ability to supervise and train team members, to include organizing, prioritizing and scheduling work assignments 
  • Professional appearance 



AVI offers:

  • A family culture and atmosphere
  • Competitive compensation
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance for full-time team members
  • 401(k) with generous company match
  • Paid vacations and holidays
  • Immense training and growth opportunities


We conduct pre-employment drug testing. EOE