This position requires candidates to have a US work permit. Please do not apply if you are not legally able to work in the United States.
-Oversee and aid in the preparation, cooking and presentation of all food in the restaurant.
-Monitor food quality, presentation and safety standards to precisely assure they are being adhered.
-Manage and measure performance of all kitchen associates, chefs, line cooks, etc.
-Delegate duties to all chefs working in your section of the kitchen.
-Responsible for troubleshooting any issues that arise in the kitchen.
-Develop training plans for the kitchen staff and ensure all kitchen staff are properly trained on food preparation, health and safety standards and requirements, and food quality.
-May prepare and cook food on a regular basis, or for special guests or functions.
-Demonstrate new cooking techniques and new equipment to cooking staff.
-Plan menus and requisition food and kitchen supplies.
-Arrange for equipment purchases and repairs.
Since opening his first restaurant, Amada, in 2005, Chef Jose Garces has emerged as an enormous talent and one of the nation's most gifted young chefs. He has opened five additional restaurants, in both Philadelphia and Chicago; authored a stunning cookbook, Latin Evolution (Lake Isle Press, September 2008); won the James Beard Foundation's prestigious "Best Chef Mid-Atlantic" award 2009; appeared on Food Network's Iron Chef America; and won the most recent season of The Next Iron Chef, making him one of just six chefs in the country to hold the prestigious title of Iron Chef America.
We are a family of proud, passionate professionals who collaborate to tell a story, one plate at a time. We are fluent in multiple culinary languages. We take delight in translating-serving as guides and inspiring our guests to explore their tastes. We are driven to ensure every visit is an unforgettable journey and every dish a transformative experience.
Garces Restaurant Group offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package, career development and advancement, paid time off, and invaluable industry experiences.