Company Name: Compass Group Holdings PLC

Location: WASHINGTON, DC, US - 20017

Job Duration: 2021-06-11 to 2021-07-11



a vision for creating remarkable events




Our Approach


Since 1986, Occasions Caterers has worked closely with our clients to create remarkable events.  We have grown in size but maintain a boutique approach to full-service catering with a focus on custom menus, creative décor, expert planning and gracious service. We craft experiences through food, design and hospitality to reflect your unique style, taste and vision. With over thirty years of experience, we have an unmatched scope of knowledge, resources and relationships to produce events that exceed expectation and delight in every way.


Occasions Caterers has a mission to have dedicated team members who support and work together to create exceptional catered experiences each and every day.


If you want to be a part of an exceptional team who values Excellence by setting the bar high, Integrity by living our values, Respect by valuing the contributions of every team member, Teamwork by supporting each other, and Innovation by keeping things exciting, please see our open position below.

    Job Summary


    Working as a Back of the House/ Kitchen  Manager, you are responsible for all activities in the back of the unit for the account.  You will provide leadership and direction to utility and culinary team including hiring, training, developing, coaching and counseling.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Adheres to HACCP guidelines to ensure efficient, safe and sanitary food production, purchasing, receiving, food storage and facility maintenance
    • Provides leadership and direction to utility and culinary team including hiring, training, developing, coaching and counseling
    • Oversees inventory, ordering/purchasing, food cost controls, training, sanitation

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Degree in Culinary Arts is preferred or equivalent professional experience
    • Minimum of three years of progressive culinary/kitchen management experience
    • High volume purchasing, food storage, inventory control and sanitation experience
    • Self-starter and ability to multitask
    • Knowledge of safe and sanitary food handling principles
    • Ability to  lift, bend, carry up to 40 lbs., manage proper storage of food items as necessary
    • Strong supervisory, leadership, hands-on management and coaching skills
    • Good communication skills both written and verbal
    • Proficient computer skills to include; various computer programs, Microsoft Office programs, e-mail and the Internet
    • Strong financial, budgetary, and food cost control practices
    • Conformity to the highest standards of personal integrity and ethical behavior
    • ServSafe or Department of Health certification a plus


    Apply to Occasions Caterers today!


    Occasions Caterers is a member of Compass Group USA


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    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)


    Associates at Occasions are offered many fantastic benefits.

    • Medical
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • Life Insurance/ AD
    • Disability Insurance
    • Retirement Plan
    • Paid Time Off
    • Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)
    • Associate Shopping Program
    • Health and Wellness Programs
    • Discount Marketplace
    • Identity Theft Protection
    • Pet Insurance
    • Commuter Benefits
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

    Req ID:550348