Sous chef

Sous chef
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Sous chef


Oversaw 5 cooks and 10 kitchen staff at high-volume restaurant. Managed preparation workflows for entrées, specialty dishes, and desserts. Proposed unique offerings to chef for approval. Streamlined preparation of dishes to improve quality, efficiency, and customer satisfaction. Developed and implemented policies and procedures that helped meet operations and food safety guidelines.

  • Proposed three new dishes to Chef and ownership team that ended up generating additional revenue weekly.
  • Started “Brunch” menu and earned the company thousands in additional weekend revenue with successful execution.

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Sous chef


Oversaw kitchen operations and managed junior staff on food preparation procedures and how to cook high-quality, tasty meals while being cost-effective. Recommended new menu items and maintained consistent meal quality during peak hours and seasonal events.

  • Instructed cooks on how to garnish and present each meal based on customers’ preferences.
  • Took over the role of kitchen supervisor in the absence of the executive chef, overseeing food ordering and ensuring kitchen operations followed standard policies and procedures.
  • Performed all opening and closing kitchen operations as instructed by the restaurant owner.
  • Trained kitchen staff on standard kitchen procedures, sanitary regulations, and food quality.
  • Assisted the Executive Chef with creating new menu items by adding gluten-free and vegan meal options.

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