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.
Applicants to this position must reside within a 90 mile radius of the property.
A richly elegant Grand Cafe in the classic Parisian tradition - set in the iconic international style landmark MetLife Building on Park Avenue at E.45th Street - Cafe Centro offers a select menu of French favorites with a Mediterranean twist. Fresh seafood and raw bar specialties, grill selections and seasonal plats du jour are popular choices in this bustling bistro, which also offers a delicious business breakfast - the best-kept secret in Midtown!
The Opportunity: Executive Chef
An immediate opportunity exists for a proven restaurant professional with the ability to maintain our high standards of quality and guest satisfaction. We offer great opportunities to build and grow into a professional culinary expert while maintaining friendly and enjoyable work environments.
-Certificate or degree in Culinary Arts preferred. -Minimum 3 years experience as Executive Chef in a high volume, full service, fine dining restaurant. -Knowledge in French Mediterranean cuisine. -Impeccable Service Standards, clean work habits with a great attention to detail. -Ability to multitask in a high volume environment while always maintaining a sense of humor and appearing calm. -Professional demeanor with the ability to interact with all types of team members. -Proven ability to lead a staff and positively influence employee behavior. -Must have excellent verbal communication skills and have the ability to work a flexible schedule. -Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred but not required. -Computer knowledge including Word & Excel.
-Competitive compensation package; -Major medical insurance options; -Dental, Vision and life insurance; -Paid vacation; -Matching 401(k) program; -Company Dining program.
We're looking for a highly motivated career-focused individual with the ability to exceed our guests' expectations to become part of the winning team at the Patina Restaurant Group . EOE.
Interested candidates may apply online at: http://sj.tbe.taleo.net/SJ6/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=PATINAGROUP&cws=1&rid=1243