Compass Group, North America DIRECTOR DINING SERVICES in MIDLAND, Michigan
Want to influence a generation? How about working in a place where you know you make a difference? Try one of our 4000 public and private school locations managed by Chartwells School Dining Services. That’s about 1.6 million young students we provide meals and food service for each day. Eat. Learn. Live exemplifies Chartwells’ promise and philosophy that nourishing students is not only our business; it’s our commitment to the communities in which we serve.
Working as a Director of Dining Services, you will oversee all aspects of the school nutrition program, including client relations, management of the day- to day operations, leading a team along with ensuring that the food offered to the customers is of superior quality. Additionally, you will be responsible for the following:
Acts as a liaison between Chartwells, the school administration, staff, students and the community
Comply with nutrition objectives and support operational goals of the school nutrition program
Oversees all P&L and budgeting as it pertains to the account
Establishes cost control goals to effectively manage the school nutrition program
Manages purchasing and inventory controls
Maintains excellent relationships with the client
Works with the Chef and management team in creating nutritious and top quality food for the students
Establishes policies and procedures to ensure food is prepared and served in a sanitary and safe environment.
Provides leadership in creating a safe work environment for school nutrition operations
Implements new culinary programs in conjunction with the Chartwells marketing and culinary team
Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws
Interviews, hires, trains and coaches employees and managers
Maintains food cost while ensuring safety & quality standards
Associate’s degree preferred
Three to five years of foodservice management experience required
School dining experience preferred
Working knowledge of the national school lunch program desired
Exceptional business etiquette and client relations
Strong leadership skills
Financial and business acumen
Excellent communication skills
ServSafe or Department of Health certification a plus
Apply to Chartwells Schools today!
/Chartwells Schools is a member of Compass Group USA/
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*Req ID: * 181668
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