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Lead Cook ~ Private School!

Coconut Grove, Florida
SAGE Dining Services® is seeking an experienced Lead Cook for a private school in Coconut Grove, FL! This is truly a culinary position, as our meals are made from scratch daily!

Check out this video about what we do (we know you'll love it!):


  • Full-time
  • Monday-Friday
  • Daytime school hours
  • 6:00AM-2:30PM
  • Weekend and weeknight functions occasionally only for specific Catering events.

What you get:

  • Benefits
  • Daily training
  • Uniforms/shoes
  • An awesome team
  • Competitive wages paid
  • Career opportunity with a growing company

What you will do:

  • Responsible for all food production of high quality, scratch, batch cooking
  • Adhere strictly to from-scratch recipes
  • Maintain accurate production logs and work within budget
  • Maintain a clean and organized work space
  • Demonstrate exemplary customer service skills
  • Implement and maintain HACCP standards
  • Develop client and customer relationships and foster community
  • Assist with and deliver fabulous catering results
  • Communicate clearly, professionally, and effectively
  • Create a positive team environment

What you need:

  • Five years of prior chef/sous chef experience
  • Experience in a retail environment
  • High volume upscale catering experience
  • Strong administrative abilities including organization and computer skills
  • Awesome team development and leadership skills
  • Knowledge of and passion for current food trends
  • Strong work ethic and integrity
  • Ability to prioritize tasks
  • Culinary degree is a plus

Join a team of dedicated chefs and culinary talent who appreciate the importance of preparing and serving a great meal!

At SAGE, we don’t just serve food: we create exceptional dining experiences that delight the senses, inspire minds, and foster community. Our accomplished Chefs design menus for each venue and prepare meals from scratch, using seasonal, locally sourced ingredients. We want our guests to understand where their food was grown and how each dish was prepared.

Everyone grows with SAGE. We encourage our Team Members to learn new skills and take on more responsibility. We enthusiastically promote from within.

Pre-employment background checks and drug screens required.
Credit check and/or driving check required for some opportunities.
An Equal Opportunity Employer

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