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Executive Chef 3

Job category: Culinary

Job ID: 76991


Posted: 14-Nov-2018

Executive Chef 3

Sodexo Government has an exciting opportunity for potential sale of a prestigious food service account located in the northern Virginia area. The seasoned Executive Chef 3 for the for the exclusive feeding of VIP personnel in the exclusive Members Dining Room.  The Executive Chef will oversee all culinary operations / hot food production and supervise a staff of the member’s dining room.


The Executive Chef 3 will be responsible for BOH operations to include but not limited to inventory, production, HAACP, safety and ordering and overseeing production and presentation of food. The Executive Chef 3 will have administrative responsibility over staff training, scheduling, and menu planning. This is a hands-on position where food safety and presentation are extremely important.


Security clearance will be required, which will include a polygraph interview. US citizenship is required.



We are looking for candidates who will:

  • Train and mentor kitchen staff to higher standards
  • manage the daily food production (including production planning and controls)
  • ensure Sodexo Culinary Standards (including recipe compliance and food quality)
  • manage food costing, controls and compliance
  • have high expectations for customer service and quality of food


The ideal candidate has:

  • a strong culinary background and Culinary Degree
  • excellent leadership and communication skills with the ability to maintain the highest of standards and implements company policies
  • previous experience working in a high-volume facility
  • strong management skills
  • a focus on food safety/sanitation and physical safety (ServSafe certification is required)

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree 

Basic Management Experience - 3 years   

Basic Functional Experience - 3 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.