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Shaw's Crab House in Chicago is looking for a career-oriented Sous Chef with a real passion for seafood. This is a unique opportunity to gain experience with two distinct concepts under one roof. You'll use your classic culinary techniques for the main dining room's upscale cuisine, and cook for a more casual seafood menu in our Oyster Bar.
Our ideal candidate will embrace seafood sustainability and our kitchen's farmer's market approach: we use local, high-quality produce and seasonal ingredients with seafood flown in fresh each day. This is a great growth opportunity within the Shaw's Crab House division of Lettuce Entertain You Restaurants. Please apply today. EOE. We participate in E-Verify.
-3+ years of Sous or Chef experience in a very high-volume kitchen -Strong cooking skills and a developed palate -Experience with back of house systems & financials including P&L, payroll, scheduling, etc. -Skilled in comfortably & confidently leading an established, long-term kitchen team -Ability to communicate effectively with all team members
-Experience with utilizing farmer markets and/or farm-to-table approach -Desire to grow their career with Shaw's Crab House
-Competitive salaries -Quarterly bonus program -Medical/dental insurance and prescription benefit -Vision discount program -401(k) -Dining discounts -Relocation assistance -Qualified domestic partner benefits -Vacation (1 week paid vacation after only 6 months)
Shaw's Crab House has been recognized as one of the leading seafood restaurants in the country, containing two distinct restaurants under one roof. The upscale main dining room serves over 40 fresh innovative and traditional seafood entrees (including crab, lobster, shrimp, and sushi) as well as chicken, beef and pasta dishes. Our Oyster Bar offers a more casual alternative. Special events such as Oyster Fest are favorites with our guests. Follow us @ShellyfromShaws and @LettuceJobs or visit our website at www.shawscrabhouse to learn more.
What's made Lettuce Entertain You a nationally-recognized restaurant company? It's simple: we hire people with creativity, passion and the drive to be the best. At Lettuce, we're dedicated to the training and development of our employees. We don't just value your talent and entrepreneurial attitude: we reward it.
As a culinary-driven company, our restaurants - including L2O, R.J. Grunts, Hub 51, Wildfire, Wow Bao, RPM Italian, Shaw's Crab House, Mon Ami Gabi, Big Bowl, Paris Club and more - offer diverse opportunities. But we all share the same goal: a desire to be the best we can be. If you want to be part of a progressive company with a firm commitment to its people, join the creative team of Lettuce partners and employees. Please visit our website at http://www.leye.com/employment to learn more about Lettuce and view our current openings.
Led by Founder and Chairman Richard Melman, LEYE currently owns and operates over 90 restaurants in Illinois, California, Minnesota, Nevada, Arizona, and the DC Metro area.