Compass Group, North America EXECUTIVE CHEF in Birmingham, Alabama

EXECUTIVE CHEF 1/24/18Alabama-Birmingham

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Morrison Community Living, a member of Compass Group®, is the nation’s only company exclusively dedicated to providing food, nutrition & wellness, EVS and hospitality services to the senior living industry.  Morrison has over 350 registered dietitians, 250 executive chefs, 400 hospitality associates and 7,000 professional food service team members. Actively committed to fostering ways to enjoy great-tasting, healthy food through socially responsible practices and superior customer service, the Atlanta-based company serves more than 450 senior living clients in 42 states, including some of the largest and most prominent senior living communities in the United States.

Job Summary: 

Executive Chef for a Senior Living facility in Birmingham.

This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, entrepreneurial Culinary professional who is constantly seeking a better way to conduct business.  This hands-on leadership position is directly responsible for the successful operation of the Culinary Departmentin a Senior Livingcommunity.  Our Chefsensure client/customer serviceandsatisfaction with efficient cost effective management meeting and exceeding stated expectations.  Our Chefsareresponsibleformanaging the daily operations of the kitchen area, implement production processes, manage foodandlabor costsand have overall understanding of HACCP.  Generally, you will report to the Director of Dining Services.  Ideally, you will have experience supervising and supporting production functions of kitchen employees,theability to motivate employees to continually improve performance, followanddirect HACCP, Food Safety,PhysicalSafety Programs and manage cost controls.  You will also be responsible for developing, mentoring and coaching associates.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A.O.S. Degree in Culinary Arts or culinary certificatepreferred experience may be considered in lieu of a Degree

  • Minimum of one (1) to three (3) years of progressive culinary/kitchen management experience, depending upon formal degree or training

  • Extensive catering experience a plus

  • High volume, complex foodservice operations experience - highly desirable

  • Institutional and batch cooking experiences

  • Hands-on chef experience a must

  • Comprehensive knowledge of food and catering trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, and presentation

  • Must be experienced with computers; to include Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Power Point), Outlook, E-mail and the Internet

  • Must be willing to participate inresidentsatisfaction programs/activities 

  • ServSafecertified - highly desirable

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.


Career LevelMid Career (2+ Years Experience)SectorMorrison Community LivingAreas of InterestFoodservice - HealthcareEducationAssociate's Degree/2 Year CollegeLocaleAlabama-BirminghamPreferred LanguageEnglish