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Sous Chef/Lead Cook ~ Private School ~ Weekdays!

Lincroft, New Jersey
SAGE Dining Services® is seeking an experienced and motivated Lead Cook/Sous Chef for a private school in Lincroft, NJ.

To get a glimpse of what a day at a SAGE venue looks like, check out our video: https://vimeo.com/340290507

Schedule:
  • Full-time
  • Monday-Friday
  • 40 hour work week
  • Occasional weekend and weeknight functions - room for overtime!

What you get:
  • Benefits
  • Daily training
  • Uniform, shoes, and masks
  • Appreciative community
  • Competitive wages paid weekly: $18-19/hour
  • Career opportunity (we love to promote from within!)

What you'll do:
  • Adhere to from-scratch recipes
  • Follow food safety protocol
  • Assist with catering events
  • Take the lead on prep and kitchen production - this is hands on!
  • Keep accurate production logs
  • Inspire and motivate team members
  • Maintain a clean and organized work space
  • Interact with community
  • Smile!

What you need:
  • Experience in a leadership position
  • Substantial culinary knowledge and prior cooking experience required
  • Familiarity with diverse styles of cuisine & food safety procedures
  • Culinary degree preferred, but not required
  • Ability to read and write in English and use simple math
  • Strong organizational skills and computer literacy
  • Ability to delegate and manage team members
  • ServSafe certification is a plus


We’re using phone and video interviewing to make the hiring process safe and present as little risk as possible to you as an applicant. When you come for an in-person interview, you’ll see we practice physical distancing in a sanitized environment. SAGE follows healthcare best practices to keep our Team Members and visitors safe, requiring them to complete daily temperature and symptom checks, wear a mask at all times, and maintain physical distancing. Of course, this is food service, so our teams are accustomed to keeping all areas clean, but we’re sanitizing and disinfecting more frequently.

Working for SAGE means being part of a community. You’d work alongside creative, enthusiastic Team Members who share your passion for culinary excellence. You’d also make a difference in an academic community and bring excitement to the dining hall with made-from-scratch, Chef-inspired recipes that delight students, faculty, staff, and parents.

Positions at SAGE provide competitive wages and benefits, with hours that offer a better work-life balance than those at a restaurant. We create careers, not just jobs, with significant opportunity for growth and promotion. Team Members learn SAGE Standards and enhance their skill set through extensive training in food safety, allergen awareness, and preventing eating disorders.

SAGE has enjoyed steady, organic growth for the past 30 years. We continue to grow and raise the bar in food service for the educational market. By sourcing local ingredients, introducing communities to new cuisines, and providing attentive service, we create exceptional dining experiences that delight the senses, inspire minds, and foster community.

This job advertisement should not be misconstrued as an offer of employment or a comprehensive listing of position responsibilities/expectations.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

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