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Chef - Sherwood Oaks

Description

Purpose:
Coordinate and assist with the activities of assigned personnel involved with preparation, service and clean-up of food for retail operations, patient service and/or catered events provided by the UPMC Food Service Department.

Responsibilities:

 

  • Coordinate all catering, retail and patient service kitchen food production activities including, but not limited to: determining quantities to be prepared; appropriate food production methods and recipe adherence; appropriate portioning, plate assembly and merchandising; distribution of products to all points of service; food protection and storage techniques; inspection of purchased raw materials/supplies; completion and accounting of food production records.
  • Perform quality accountability procedures both on an ongoing individual basis and in coordination with patient and non-patient managers/supervisors.
  • Monitor performance of catering kitchen equipment, notify Food Service Management of malfunctions, initiate corrective action.
  • Emphasize the importance of excellence in service guests and staff.
  • Assist with supervision of sanitary maintenance of kitchen, performs daily cleaning tasks.
  • Assist with human resource functions under the direction of Food Service Management.
  • Instruct and assist all kitchen food production staff in preparation of products.
  • Evaluate smell, taste, texture, temperature, appearance and recipe adherence of food produced.
  • Ensure adherence to standards in all phases of operation to include retail, patient service and catering.

 

Qualifications

HS diploma/GED required Formal culinary training with cert./degree preferred. 2 years quantity food prep. experience required

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34
  • OAPSA

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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