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Food Operations Manager 1

Job category: Food Service

Job ID: 63915


Posted: 26-Jun-2017

At Sodexo we believe that Quality of Daily Life contributes to the progress of individuals and the performance of organizations. We have an exceptional career opportunity for a Food Operations Manager 1 to lead food service operations for a full service 117 bed acute care health care facility. Vidant Edgecombe Hospital is part of Vidant Health System and located in Tarboro, NC.


Tarboro is a historic North Carolina town with southern charm, a great atmosphere for raising a family. Quality of life is enhanced by diverse cultural and recreational opportunities, access to world class education and affordable housing! Raleigh is just over an hour away and Greenville, home of the ECU Pirates is a 30 minute drive from Tarboro.


Reporting to the General Manager, this position will lead food operations and will plan, organize and manage the daily food production in this hospital. This position supports our mission by providing safe, wholesome and innovative food to our patients, customers (retail and catering) as well as hospital employees in a variety of settings. Responsibilities include:

  • Managing the daily food production including production planning and controls
  • Ensuring Sodexo Culinary Standards including recipe compliance and food quality
  • Labor and food cost controls and compliance
  • At Your Request Patient Meal Service
  • Daily support for Sodexo Retail programs (display cooking/preparation venues/catering)
  • Menu development and inventory management
  • Food cost management
  • Training and Development for the culinary team
  • Main kitchen cleanliness and sanitation programs
  • Unit safety program monitoring
  • Profit and Loss analysis

Qualifications for the Operations Manager include prior culinary management experience in a high volume health care environment, strong food production planning management and food cost management experience, computer literacy, full HACCP knowledge and ServSafe certification.


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

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