Job Description

At Harris Health System, we champion better health for our patients, their families and our community, by connecting them to an integrated healthcare system that provides high-quality healthcare. Harris Health focuses on the delivery of primary care, wellness and prevention services to the residents of Harris County, Texas, through its extensive network of inpatient and outpatient facilities. Harris Health is a proud recipient of the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered medical homes. Harris Health's medical faculty and residents are provided by its nationally recognized medical school partners: Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Skills / Requirements

Job Summary
The Chef De Cuisine is responsible for the oversight of kitchen operations. The Chef De Cuisine under the guidance of Corporate Executive Chef will train and develop the culinary team. The candidate should be able to design recipes, perform cost analysis, should have knowledge of forecasting and menu planning. The Chef De Cuisine should perform quality assurance activities and maintain safety/sanitation guidelines. Works collaboratively with the clinical nutrition team to ensure optimal patient care at pavilions. The candidate should have extensive retail and catering experience to implement in house catering program under the supervision of Corporate Executive Chef. Works with nutrition administration and clinical team to promote wellness and other activities.

Minimum Qualifications

Degrees: Associate Degree in Hospitality management, Food Service Management or related field, or Associate Degree in Culinary Arts from an accredited program or related field,

Work Experience: One (1) years of managing food production operations or healthcare foodservice management. One (1) year of experience in culinary leadership and catering experience required.

License & Certifications: Food Managers Certificate

Management Experience: One (1) years of foodservice management experience preferred, knowledge of Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) Guidelines required, Knowledge of Food and Drug Administration Food Code (FDA) required. Experience using electronic food service management software preferred.

Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contract), Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking), Writing / Correspondence, Writing / Reports

Proficiencies: MS Word, MS Excel, P.C.

Job Attributes

Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities: Analytical, Mathematics, Statistical

Work Schedule: Flexible

Equipment Operated: Ability to operate all kitchen equipments

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