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.
Volunteers of America Greater New Orleans
We're seeking an energetic, innovative FOOD SERVICE KITCHEN MANAGER FOR THE FRESH FOOD FACTOR
Responsible for designing and implementing the production start-up operation, including development of standards. Thereafter, s/he will provide technical guidance and supervisory expertise to oversee the daily food production operations and day-to-day management of the Fresh and Healthy social enterprise to meet the program?s objectives: produce meals identified in the program?s menu plan, provide nutrition services management, and oversee the Culinary Training Program.
Must be able to demonstrate solid knowledge in the following areas:
-Kitchen Management -Vendor and Customer Relationship Management -Purchasing and Inventory Control -Staff Development and Training
at least five years' hands-on, large scale kitchen and food service operations experience extensive knowledge of institutional feeding principles and practices proven operations start-up experience
A minimum of 2 years food service supervisory/management
-Experience with fresh & healthy food preparation and operations,preferred -USDA, National School Lunch knowledge,preferred -ServSafe certification required. -HACCP certification or ability to obtain. -Culinary school degree or Bachelor?s degree in food service management, nutrition, dietetics, or related field preferred; or equivalent combination or training and work experience.
For more info and to apply: www.voagno.org Click on CAREERS, then Local Careers.
Volunteers of America Greater New Orleans transforms the lives of more than 65,000 persons in need each year. Through a variety of helping programs in 16 south Louisiana parishes, we focus on children, families, persons with disabilities, seniors and veterans. From adoption to mentoring for at-risk youth to helping veterans who are homeless, we touch lives and build community, delivering personalized care to each individual we serve.