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Senior Manager, Area Support - Culinary

Job category: Marketing

Job ID: 76445


Posted: 19-Oct-2018

Sodexo Government North America is seeking a Sr. Manager, Area Support Culinary to lead the culinary process for the W. Coast USMC (US Marine Corps). This position will be located in Oceanside, CA with local travel to other W. Coast locations. 


The Sr. Manager, Area Support - Culinary will provide culinary leadership and expertise for USMC with Marine Bases located in California and Arizona.

The primary role of this position would be the following:


Menu Implementation: Follows compliance requirements & delivery with a strong focus on managing costs.


Leadership: Ability to effectively manage processes and communicate with Culinary Staff, USMC Key Personnel, and Management Teams. Candidate must be highly engaged and extremely hands-on in day to day operations.


Training: Must be able to articulate and demonstrate a wide ranging variety of cooking techniques and skills for the management and hourly staff.


Financial: Ability to manage and demonstrate proven results with food costs, labor and controllable expenses.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Emphasis on innovation with high-volume production
  • Focus on customer service excellence
  • Demonstrated experience providing production training to a diverse team of employees
  • Focus on food and physical safety and sanitation
  • Experience managing food and labor cost controls to meet targets
  • Culinary Degree or five years as an Executive or Area Chef a plus.


Qualified candidates must have a strong background in culinary operations, systems, organizational skills, and a strong knowledge in food safety and sanitation are just a few of the qualities that candidates should possess.


Will also assist with special Marine events; Culinary Foundations Training,  and Quarterly Culinary Competition.


Come be a part of Sodexo's Government Services Division where we serve those who serve us!

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree
Basic Functional Experience - 3 years


Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.