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The JW Marriott Los Angeles, LA Live, located at 900 West Olympic Boulevard is currently hiring for an EXECUTIVE SOUS CHEF!
Exhibits culinary talents by personally performing tasks while assisting in leading the staff and managing all food related functions. Works to continually improve guest and employee satisfaction while maximizing the financial performance in all areas of responsibility.
Assists in supervising all kitchen areas to ensure a consistent, high quality product is produced. Responsible for guiding and developing staff including direct reports. Must ensure sanitation and food standards are achieved. Areas of responsibility comprise overseeing all food preparation areas (e.g., banquets, room service, restaurants, bar/lounge and employee cafeteria) and all support areas (e.g., dish room and purchasing) as applicable.
**Candidates should have upscale dining and volume banquets exposure in addition to managing managers.
Relocation is offered and may or may not include a real estate program for existing homeowners
CORE WORK ACTIVITIES
-Assisting in Leading Kitchen Operations for Property. -Provides direction for all day-to-day operations. -Understands employee positions well enough to perform duties in employees' absence or determine appropriate replacement to fill gaps. -Provides guidance and direction to subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance. -Utilizes interpersonal and communication skills to lead, influence, and encourage others; advocates sound financial/business decision making; demonstrates honesty/integrity; leads by example. -Encourages and builds mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members. -Serving as a role model to demonstrate appropriate behaviors. -Ensures property policies are administered fairly and consistently. -Reviews staffing levels to ensure that guest service, operational needs and financial objectives are met. -Establishes and maintains open, collaborative relationships with employees and ensures employees do the same within the team. -Solicits employee feedback, utilizes an "open door" policy and reviews employee satisfaction results to identify and address employee problems or concerns. -Supervises and coordinates activities of cooks and workers engaged in food preparation. -Demonstrate new cooking techniques and equipment to staff.
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