Chef - Christiana

Newark, DE
Apr 20, 2017
Apr 21, 2017
Food Service, Chef
Full Time
Nordstrom isn't just another job - it's a career. We're a leading fashion retailer that also operates innovative in-store restaurants that focus on freshly made food. We believe in rewarding outstanding work, developing our employees' careers and building long-term relationships with our customers and employees. It's fun, supportive, competitive and a great place to grow your career. *A day in the life * * As a chef on our Restaurant team, you'll play a dual role - part kitchen genius, part artist. In this role, you'll * Complete a comprehensive Manager in Training program that covers all the ins and outs of running a successful restaurant - from budgeting and invoicing to scheduling and recruiting. * Lead the kitchen crew in preparing outstanding, hand-crafted food while following our tried and true recipes. * Train, motivate and develop the kitchen staff while also focusing on the business goals of process improvements, growth, efficiency, profitability and compliance with company procedures. * Make sure the kitchen sparkles and is always ready to pass the white glove test. *You own this if you * * Have a high school diploma, or equivalent (preferred) * Have been there and done that in the food and beverage industry for two to five years. * Are excited by new ideas and learning new methods and systems. * Know what mirepoix is. * Have solid written and verbal communications skills, as well as strong math skills - quick, how many cups are in a quart? * Embrace working a flexible schedule. Are the proud owner of a food handler's card where required by local and state. *We've got you covered * We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, vision and dental coverage, a fabulous merchandise discount, an employer-matched 401(k) plan and much more. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment. This job description is intended to describe the general nature of the work employees can expect within this particular job classification. It is certainly not a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required for this job. No visa sponsorship is available for this position. Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements. **Job:** **Management* **Title:** *Chef - Christiana* **Location:** *Delaware-Newark* **Requisition ID:** *293590*