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Food Operations Manager 2

Job category: Food Service

Job ID: 63991


Posted: 26-Jul-2017

Job #63991 - Sodexo is seeking a Food Operations Manager (II) for Aldersly Garden Retirement Community in San Rafael, California. This is a 110 Resident Community on a 3.5 acre campus just a few minutes North of San Francisco in a quiet neighborhood; located in the heart of Northern California’s picturesque Marion County.  Our Sodexo 5 Star Dining program brings the whole community to life with a variety of dining venues and catered events. 


Critical to your success; ability to function in the absence of the GM and your skills in 5 Star Dining as we transition to more of a bistro style dining service.  Position reports to the General Manager and functions in the absence of the GM with overall department management.  Responsibilities include; assisting with all front of the house duties for three levels of residential living, work closely with the management team on menu development, resident relations, employee training, and innovative dining activities. Position oversees 25 wait staff and a hostess, food quality and food & environment safety, will assist with catered events, and will effectively manage labor costs.  Position works to continually improve dining services and resident satisfaction; managing all dining events with enthusiasm while providing hands-on guidance during resident and client functions in order to produce outstanding dining experiences.


Ideal Candidate Skills, Certification:

Some College / Trade School, Servsafe Certified

Front of the house upscale dining and wait staff training experience

Skills to: interview, hire, train, schedule, evaluate, and develop 25 wait staff

Financial skills for 4 million in volume

Computer skills to work in excel, word & PowerPoint

Working knowledge of HACCP monitors for compliance

Experience with food production, retail, & catering

Management skills to work in absence of the GM

Experience in retirement community / country club / fine dining is ideal!


Residents are the heart of everything we do and we welcome you to join our team!

Schedule; 10am-7pm Sun-Thursday with flexibility and shared holidays  

Aldersly Garden Retirement Community;


Seeking bi-lingual candidates; your ability to communicate in Spanish will assist in managing this workforce.


Sodexo Benefits at a glance;

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Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree
Basic Management Experience - 2 years
Basic Functional Experience - 4 years work experience in food or culinary services including restaurants, fast food, vending, catering services, institutional services, mall food courts, etc.

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