Company Name: Compass Group Holdings PLC

Location: Ridgefield, WA, US - 98642

Job Duration: 2024-05-15 to 2024-06-14


Salary: $85000 – $95000 /year

Pay Grade: 15 

Other Forms of Compensation:  


As the leader in business and industry dining, Eurest is the company to join if you want a rewarding career packed with limitless opportunities. We feed the employees of the nation’s largest and most-prestigious companies — in every state and across all industries. As a member of Eurest’s leadership and professional support team, you will help our 16,000 chefs, and in-unit associates excel as they deliver world-class meals in corporate cafes and executive dining rooms with on-site catering through vending innovations and more.

Our company is innovative, high performing and fast growing. Our teammates are enthusiastic, committed to quality and thrive on consistently delivering unparalleled results. And did we mention we work with exciting companies and at interesting locations? Come grow your career with Eurest.

Job Summary

We are currently seeking an Operations Manager to oversee the success of our operations, ensuring adherence to the client’s culture and guidelines, health department regulations, and company standards. The Operations Manager will lead all aspects of the food service operation, including new café openings, staff supervision and development, financial management, retail management, and overall management.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise the operation’s overall success, ensuring compliance with the client’s culture and guidelines, health department regulations, and company standards of food quality, freshness, and presentation.
  • Oversee all new café openings, managing pre-opening schedules, and ensuring smooth transitions.
  • Analyze café financials to identify opportunities for improvement and ensure profitability.
  • Oversee retail operations to drive sales and profitability.
  • Lead all aspects of the food service operation to ensure success
  • Maintain and promote a strong work ethic among staff, providing training and development opportunities to enhance performance.
  • Motivate, train, develop, and direct all staff to achieve the goals and objectives of the operation, ensuring customer satisfaction.
  • Solve problems professionally, rapidly, and fairly, addressing issues as they arise to maintain a positive customer experience.
  • Maintain a working relationship with the client, addressing any concerns or requests in a timely and professional manner.



  • Minimum of 5 years of food service operation supervision experience. preferably within a corporate dining or contract food service environment.
  • Proven track record of success in managing multi-unit operations, achieving financial targets, and delivering exceptional customer service.
  • Strong leadership and team-building skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate a diverse workforce to achieve common goals and objectives.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and negotiation skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with clients, employees, and stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and other relevant software applications.
  • ServSafe certification or equivalent food safety training is highly desirable.
  • Flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed.

Apply to Eurest today!

Eurest 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. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with a criminal history (including relevant driving history), in a manner consistent with all applicable federal, state, and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, and the New York Fair Chance Act. We encourage applicants with a criminal history (and driving history) to apply.

Eurest maintains a drug-free workplace.

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

Associates at Eurest 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)
  • For positions in Washington State or to be performed Remotely, click here for paid time off benefits information.

Req ID: 1308332