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ESTATE restaurant in Sonoma California is looking for an experienced Restaurant Manager to help manage an excellent staff of 20 - 25. The perfect candidate will have the right balance of common sense, enthusiasm, a team player approach, a clean-freak and safety-conscious mentality, flexibility and good-natured.
Summary Oversee and coordinate the planning, organizing, training and leadership necessary to achieve stated objectives in sales, costs, employee retention, guest service and satisfaction, food quality, cleanliness and sanitation.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities ? Understand completely all policies, procedures, standards, specifications, guidelines and training programs. ? Ensure that all guests feel welcome and are given responsive, friendly and courteous service at all times. ? Work with the Chefs to ensure that all food and products are consistently prepared and served according to the restaurant?s recipes, portioning, cooking and serving standards. ? Control cash and other receipts by adhering to cash handling and reconciliation procedures in accordance with restaurant policies and procedures. ? Make employment and termination decisions consistent with Director of Operation's guidelines for approval or review. ? Continually strive to develop your staff in all areas of managerial and professional development. ? Prepare all required paperwork, including forms, reports and schedules in an organized and timely manner. ? Ensure that all equipment is kept clean and kept in excellent working condition through personal inspection and by following the restaurant?s preventative maintenance programs. ? Ensure that all products are received in correct unit count and condition and deliveries are performed in accordance with the restaurant?s receiving policies and procedures. ? Oversee and ensure that restaurant policies on employee performance appraisals are followed and completed on a timely basis. ? Schedule labor as required by anticipated business activity while ensuring that all positions are staffed when and as needed and labor cost objectives are met. ? Be knowledgeable of restaurant policies regarding personnel and administer prompt, fair and consistent corrective action for any and all violations of company policies, rules and procedures. ? Fully understand and comply with all federal, state, county and municipal regulations that pertain to health, safety and labor requirements of the restaurant, employees and guests. ? Provide advice and suggestions to Director of Operations as needed. ? Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications ? Be 21 years of age. ? Be able to communicate and understand the predominant language of the restaurant?s trading area. ? Have knowledge of service and food and beverage, generally involving at least three years of front-of-the-house operations and/or assistant management positions. ? Possess excellent basic math skills and have the ability to operate a cash register or POS system. ? Must have the stamina to work 50 to 60 hours per week.
Physical Demands ? Be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time. ? Be able to reach, bend, stoop and frequently lift up to 50 pounds.
Uniform Requirements ? Skid proof shoes. ? Professional attire.
For more information about ESTATE, please visit our website at www.estate-sonoma.com. This restaurant is owned and managed by the same owners as the girl & the fig.
If you are interested in interviewing for this position, please email your resume and salary requirements (in a Word Document or PDF) or fax it to 707-938-2370
the girl & the fig LLC is a wine country restaurant group located in Sonoma Califorina. We are focused on preparing wine country seasonal cuisine at our 3 restaurants. Our signature property, the girl & the fig, has been in business for 12 years and is considered the quintessential Sonoma County restaurant destination. We also operate two other restaurants in the Sonoma Valley, have the premier catering service and sell our "Fig Food" product line accross the country.