Compass Group, North America CAPTAIN, CATERING (FULL-TIME) Job in LAKEWOOD, New Jersey

  • We have an opening for a full-time CAPTAIN, CATERING position.

  • Location: Georgian Court University - 900 Lakewood Ave Lakewood, NJ 08701 /Note: online applications accepted only./

  • Schedule: F/T: shifts include weekends and evenings.

  • Requirement: Prior catering and server experience preferred.

If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

/Current Associates:/ /This position has a $250 Employee Referral Bonus! Know someone you would like to refer?/ / Have them apply to this posting via this direct link or at/ / and/ /ask them to provide your name in the “If referred by current employee” section of the online application./

Chartwells Higher Education brings fresh ideas and innovative concepts to higher education foodservice. We have quickly established ourselves as the leading college and university foodservice partner in the industry, and were twice named the Fastest Growing Brand by Nations Restaurant News. While we reflect on a proud past, we keep a keen eye on what is yet to come, especially in the areas of culinary development and nutrition. We foster development in a setting where mobility, teamwork, and communication flourish.

Full time associates at Chartwells Higher Education are offered many fantastic benefits such as:

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Wellness Program

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents

  • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)

  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

  • Discount Marketplace

  • And other voluntary benefits

Summary: Responsible for assisting in the successful operation and customer service of the Dining Services Department. The Catering Supervisor is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, entry-level manager who is seeking a career avenue into the Food Service industry.

  • Essential Duties and Responsibilities:*

  • Ensures client/customer service and satisfaction with efficient cost effective management meeting and exceeding stated expectations.

  • Assists in the responsibility for all food service related activities and be primarily involved in catering events (set up/ break down of waited and buffet service of special catered meals and snacks) operations; including quality improvement, sanitation, infection control and all facility-related activities.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Qualifications:*

  • A.A. Degree or related experience, preferred.

  • ServSafe¬ Certified.

  • Supervisory experience in food service operations, senior living or healthcare related environment.

  • Some knowledge of food and catering trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, and presentation.

  • Supervisory, leadership, management and coaching skills.

  • Communication skills both written and verbal and ability to communicate with management, client, customer and associate levels.

  • Financial, budgetary, accounting and computational skills.

  • Proficient computer skills to include; various computer programs, Microsoft Office programs, e-mail and the Internet.

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. /*Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)./

Req ID: 126943