• Serving independent schools and colleges with since 1990

Chef Manager ~ Beautiful Day School ~ Campus Dining

Livingston, New Jersey
SAGE Dining Services® is seeking a Chef manager/Assistant Food Service Direcotor (with extensive catering experience) for a private day school in Livingston, New Jersey.

The Assistant Director/Chef Manager is responsible for supporting the Director with all aspects of the account: catering, service, production, sanitation, team development and financial performance. Our best candidate will have strong culinary skills;  we do scratch batch cooking using local ingredients. Our managers should be as skilled in front of the house presentation as they are in the kitchen. 

What you will do:
  • create cycle menus
  • aid in the management and training of staff
  • recruit hourly team members
  • demonstrate exemplary customer service skills
  • implement and maintain HACCP standards
  • develop client and customer relationships
  • deliver fabulous catering results
  • communicate clearly, professionally and effectively
  • create a positive team environment
What you need:
  • at least 3 years of prior food service management experience
  • proven catering experience
  • knowledgeable in current food trends
  • community/ service minded
  • energetic demeanor
  • strong work ethic and integrity
  • timely responses to communication
  • proficiency with computers
  • hands on culinary experience
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.

Check out our video. We know you’ll love it!

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

An Equal Opportunity Employer

We're waiting to hear from you!


Not ready to apply or not exactly what you're looking for?

Join our Talent Network

Do you know someone who would be perfect for this job?



Logging In...

Forgot Your Password?


Parents: MyKidsSpending | SAGE Careers


Verifying Account...

Lost your password? Please enter your username (which could be your email address). An email will be sent to the account on file with instructions for resetting your password.

An email was sent to the account on file with instructions for resetting your password.

Reset password

Back to log-in


Quick Contact