Executive Chef at Cardinals Nation


Delaware North


Posted Under: St. Louis, Missouri jobs in Hospitality & Tourism; Hospitality & Tourism jobs
Posted On: 2019-06-14 00:00:00

Executive Chef at Cardinals Nation Our Exciting Work EnvironmentThis position is with Delaware North Sportservice located at Cardinals Nation, across the street from Busch Stadium, home of the St Louis Cardinals. This facility is a land-based, 2 story restaurant open year round, with approximately 500 seats, and 330 rooftop seats that look down into Busch Stadium, allowing its guest to experience Cardinals Baseball in a full service restaurant. Sportservice will provide all food and beverage service to approximately 800 guests with indoor and outdoor seating. Revenues are projected at $8 million. Please visit for details.ResponsibilitiesResponsible for overall management of the kitchen, including supervising activities of cooks, coordinate and actively participate in event operations and monitor food and labor costs.Plan menus, maintaining financial responsibility for the menu mix.Oversees inventory of food product and coordinates product ordering and receiving within corporate specifications.Maintain a clean and orderly kitchen to comply with State and local Heath Department Regulations.Ensure training & development in all aspects of the operation with strong attention to safety and sanitation.Hire, train, manage, and retain great associatesMaintains knowledge of local competition and general industry trendsAbility to control food waste and identify opportunities for improvement of food/labor costsCreates a highly functional, teamwork-orientated back of house teamQualificationsSeven years culinary arts experience after graduation from accredited culinary school or equivalent work experience.Experience in high-volume, multi-unit operations environment. Previous experience in a management role.Familiar with monitoring of food and labor cost, menu development and costing.Familiar with ordering and inventory procedures and health and sanitation guidelines.Excellent ability to multi-task, organization and communication skills.Ability to coach and lead a team, train and develop others.ServSafe certification & ACF Certification preferred.Required to obtain ACF certification within 2 years of employment.Who We AreTake your career beyond the ordinary-to the extraordinary.At Delaware North, you'll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it's in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there's no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision, grow with us.Delaware North is one of the largest privately held hospitality companies in the world. Founded in 1915 and owned by the Jacobs family for more than 100 years, Delaware North has global operations at high-profile places such as sports and entertainment venues, national and state parks, destination resorts and restaurants, airports, and regional casinos. Our 55,000 employee associates are dedicated to creating special experiences one guest at a time in serving more than a half-billion guests annually. Delaware North operates in the sports, travel hospitality, restaurant and catering, parks, resorts, gaming, and specialty retail industries and has annual revenue of about $3 billion. Learn more about Delaware North, a global leader in hospitality, at .All applicants will be subject to a pre-employment background check and may be subject to a pre-employment drug test depending upon the position and/or client requirements.Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.