Sushi Chef

Employer
Wegmans Food Markets
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jan 22, 2022
Closes
Jan 25, 2022
Ref
326377687
Function
Food Service, Chef
Industry
Restaurant
Hours
Full Time
Join our team at the new Wisconsin Avenue store located in Washington, DC near the Tenleytown Metro Station! Opening summer 2022! Onboarding and training will begin early 2022.Why Join the Wegmans team?Work for a family-owned company that has been on FORTUNE magazine's list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For(R) list for 24 years in a rowWork as part of an exciting and fun grand opening team, gaining all the training you need to be successful in your role before the store opensEndless opportunities for career growth, both at the Wisconsin Ave store, and companywideSafety of our employees is top of mind and we are committed to keeping you safe and healthy while you help to serve our communitiesOur mission is to provide incredible service and help our customers live healthier, better lives through food. As a part of our Sushi culinary team, your job is to create a variety of delicious raw, cooked, and vegetable sushi rolls and other unique menu items. In this position, you'll play a valuable role by creating fresh sushi products for our case as well as made-to-order items for our customers and use a passion for preparing food to develop the skills and talents needed to succeed in a restaurant setting.What will I do?Work to ensure incredible service is provided to guests by effectively handling a variety of tasks including consistently preparing ingredients to be used by the culinary team as well as creating high quality mealsFollow proper recipes, knife skills and cooking techniques when prepping ingredients and preparing a variety of menu items to produce a consistent outcomeEffectively multitask and balance prep work while ensuring guests meals are prepared in a timely manner with the highest standards of quality maintainedRequired QualificationsFood preparation experienceKnowledge of related productsPreferred QualificationsExperience cutting sashimi and sushi netaExperience in Sushi preparation in a high-volume retail environmentExperience working as a Sushi CookNote to applicant: Onboarding and training will begin early 2022.Prior to the store opening, training will take place at existing Wegmans store locations in Northern Virginia and may require travel.At Wegmans, we believe that if we take care of our people, they'll take care of our customers. That's why, as part of the Wegmans family, you'll have a package of benefits that covers your health, well-being, family and future.Flexibility in scheduling-work-life balanceEmployee discountsPremium pay on Sundays and holidaysComprehensive benefits*Quality affordable healthcare coverageVision coverageDental coverage (Available to Full-time only)Pre-tax spending accountsLife insurancePaid time offEmployee assistance programEmployee wellness programs401(k) retirement savings planWegmans retirement profit sharing planScholarship Program*Certain eligibility requirements must be satisfiedFor 24 years in a row, our employees have put us on the FORTUNE magazine's list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For(R). Discover what it means to work for a family owned, mission-driven, values-based company that believes in caring, respect, empowerment, high standards and making a difference in the community. Because with a family-like atmosphere of shared support, leaders who have your best interest at heart and growth as part of everything we do, Wegmans is the place for you to do what you love-and love what you do.Job Type: Full-timePay: From $16.00 per hour