We have an opening for a full-time CATERING CAPTAIN position.Location: 111 8th Avenue, New York, NY 10011. Note: online applications accepted only.Schedule: Monday through Friday.Requirement: Previous experience is preferred. This position is eligible for an Employee Referral Bonus! If you know someone that would be a great fit for this role, you can refer them to this position and potentially earn an Employee Referral Bonus! Click here to view the step-by-step instructions to refer a friend to this position. If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team. Restaurant Associates is recognized as the nation's premier hospitality company, operating over 170 prestigious locations. Restaurant Associates, based in New York City, provides premium food services to museums, performing arts centers, aquariums, corporate dining, educational facilities and off-premise catering events in New York City, Boston, Hartford, Atlanta, Chicago, Washington D.C., and Philadelphia. Restaurant Associates is a subsidiary of Compass Group North America, the world's leading foodservice organization.At RA, food is inspiration. Our unmatched culture of hospitality excellence enables us to provide memorable experiences for premier clients. We empower many to be their best though delicious food that happens to be \"better-for-you\" and the planet.Core Values:Dedication to QualitySpirit of OwnershipCommitment to Talent & DiversityResponsible CitizenshipPassion for Hospitality time associates at Restaurant Associates are offered many fantastic benefits such as:MedicalDentalVisionFlexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)Commuter BenefitsWellness ProgramEmployee Assistance ProgramLife Insurance for Associates and Eligible DependentsShort Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) InsuranceDiscount MarketplaceAnd other voluntary benefitsJob SummarySummary: Supervises Catering Department employees. Prepares and serves food at functions under the supervision of the Catering Director. May drive a truck to deliver food and beverages to catered functions. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Supervises employees in the Catering Department. Assists in the performance appraisal process.Determines workload requirements from catering orders.Meets with function group leaders to discuss setup arrangements, addresses last-minute changes and resolves problems.Assembles and delivers food and supplies to the scheduled catering functions.Returns food, beverages, serving equipment and utensils to catering facility.Distributes and collects customer comment cards at catered functions.Ensures proper presentation, portion control and serving temperatures.Maintains sanitation and orderliness of equipment, supplies and utensils within work area.Cleans equipment in a timely fashion; thoroughly cleans workstation before leaving the area for other assignments.Interacts with customers and resolves customer complaints in a friendly and service-oriented manner; relays relevant customer concerns to supervisor.Follows principles of sanitation and safety in handling food and equipment.Performs other duties as assigned.Qualifications A valid driver's license may be required. Must possess or able to obtain a valid food handler's permit and/or alcohol servers permit where required by state law. About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance). Req ID: 251926Hourly Associated topics: baker, cafe, chef, culinary, grill chef, lead, restaurant assistant chef, restaurant chef, service manager, tavern
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