Kitchen Manager

Position Type: Management Team
Apply By: July 20, 2018
Posted: June 7, 2018 - 12:33 pm EDT
Organization Type: Co-op Retail
Organization: Bluff Country Co-op
Organization Location: Bluff Country Co-op
Organization Website: Bluff Country Co-op
Contact Name: Dawn Schreiber
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 5074521815

Kitchen Manager

Love cooking? Have a passion for high quality local and whole foods? Bluff Country Co-op is seeking a qualified Kitchen Manager to join our management team. This person should have both kitchen and managerial experience, be excited about making good food from scratch, be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, and have a positive attitude.

The kitchen manager will report directly to the General Manager. Compensation starts at $32K/year. Benefits include a health savings account, food discount, and paid time off. Start as soon as June 1, 2018. If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter to Dawn Schreiber: [email protected]


  • Oversee the preparation, seasoning, and cooking of soups, salads, sandwiches and hot bar items.

  • Plan menu, taking into account locally seasonal ingredients.

  • Price menu items, order supplies, and keep records and accounts.

  • Supervise kitchen staff.

  • Create staff schedule.

  • Recruit, hire, and train staff.

  • Collaborate with Marketing Manager to promote products.

  • Monitor sanitation practices to ensure that employees follow standards.

  • Arrange for equipment purchases and repairs.

  • Determine how food should be presented.


  • Ability to work in a face-paced environment.

  • Respect for local, whole, and quality foods.

  • Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.