• Serving independent schools and colleges with since 1990

Food Service Directors for Chicago area Private Schools

Chicago, Illinois
SAGE Dining Services® is growing in the Chicago and seeking passionate individuals who share our mission of providing exceptional dining experiences that delight the senses, inspire minds and foster community for private colleges and independent schools.   If you believe in sustainability, buying local and designing menus that reflect the community, you need to chat with us!

We are seeking a driven managers who share our mission.  Please watch this brief video that shows you a little about SAGE and what we do.


What you get:
  • Appreciative community
  • Benefits
  • Awesome team
  • Career opportunities in growing company
What you will do:
  • manage and train the kitchen team
  • demonstrate exemplary customer service skills
  • create menus that reflect the community we serve
  • merchandise, manage program
  • implement and maintain HACCP standards
  • develop client and customer relationships
  • deliver fabulous catering results
  • communicate clearly, professionally and effectively
  • deliver budgeted financial results
  • create a positive team environment
  • manage ordering and inventory
  • manage retail operations or all inclusive venues
What you need:
  • Minimum 5 years of prior food service management management
  • Awesome team development skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • High end catering experience
  • High energy and stamina
  • Knowledge of current food trends
  • Community/ service minded
  • Strong work ethic and integrity
  • Culinary degree preferred but not required
  • Social media skills are a plus!
  • Retail experience for retail venues
Join a team of dedicated chefs and culinary talent who appreciate the importance of preparing and serving a great meal!

At SAGE, we are known for creating exceptional dining experiences. We write innovative recipes that reflect diverse regional and international cuisines; we use the freshest, highest-quality ingredients on the market; and we cook from scratch in small batches.

Make a positive impact on students at some of the top independent schools and colleges in the country. Enjoy a small, community-focused environment and an authentic work-life balance. Cultivate your culinary skills with a value-based company that prefers to promote from within.

Submit your resume today, and realize your potential with SAGE.

Pre-employment background/fingerprint check and drug screen required.
Credit check and/or driving check required for some positions.

Full-time positions offer benefits.

SAGE offers many opportunities for career advancement.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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