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Executive Chef Cafe Centro
A richly elegant Grand Cafe in the classic Parisian tradition - set in the iconic international style landmark MetLife Building at Grand Central Station 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 Chef Executive
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. The selected candidate will take leadership on influencing menu design while controlling costs and increasing profitability.
-Certificate or degree in Culinary preferred. -A minimum of 5 years experience as Executive Chef or Executive Sous Chef in a high volume, full service, fine dining restaurant. -Knowledge of Italian cuisine and a passion for culinary arts and cooking. -Impeccable service standards, clean work habits and attention to detail. -Ability to multitask in a high volume kitchen while always maintaining your sense of humor and appearing calm. -Professional demeanor & polished appearance 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.
-Competitive compensation package -Major medical insurance options -Dental, Vision and life insurance -Paid vacation -401k Plan -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.
We are more than just an equal opportunity employer and enthusiastically celebrate the powerful and profound diversity of our team.
Please apply through our career website: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH16/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=PATINAGROUP&cws=1&rid=1421 www.patinagroup.com
WHO WE ARE: The Patina Restaurant Group is a company that combines two outstanding organizations: the public restaurants of Restaurant Associates in New York and the Patina Group in California. The company was established as Restaurants Associates /Patina in 1999 under the leadership of CEO Nick Valenti. In 2006 Valenti and his partner Patina Group Founder Joachim Splichal bought the company and named it the Patina Restaurant Group. The Shidax Corporation of Japan is also an investor. The Patina Restaurant Group is the leading multi- concept operator in the premium segments of the restaurant and food service industries with over 50 locations in California, New York and Las Vegas.
We believe in creating restaurants and relationships that endure and get better over time. Our restaurants are designed to be classics of their genre and to serve quality food with genuine hospitality.We are proud that many of our restaurants have served our guests for decades. We focus on operating in landmark locations and working with world class institutions and with clients that value premium quality.
We will provide our customers with outstanding and memorable experiences that include exceptional food and genuine hospitality. Our policies will be directed to achieve that: The first priority of our company is guest satisfaction. Our employees are treated with respect and fairness. We embrace diversity in the work place and equal opportunity for personal growth and development. We serve as good citizens and contribute to charities. We help set the industry standards in health and food safety. Our concepts are recognized as ?Best in Class? We keep our restaurants in superior condition. We grow our company in a profitable manner