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Service Source Sous Chef in Quantico, Virginia

Make an impact by joining ServiceSource, a champion for people with disabilities. Explore new opportunities! ServiceSource is an organization of talented people who drive innovation, embrace change, and serve humanity.

Job Summary Assist the daily operations of the kitchen, including menu development, inventory and purchasing of supplies, and cost control. Oversee the activities of the kitchen staff and monitors food production and presentation.

Primary Duties Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. These duties and responsibilities will be rated on the Annual Performance Review.

  • Prepare daily production list.

  • Ensure that all stations remain stocked before and during the meal period.

  • Verify that kitchen staff follow all recipes and portions servings correctly.

  • Keep kitchen, dish, and storage areas clean and organized.

  • Place food and supply orders as directed.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Assist in hiring and training employees according to company standards.

  • Set excellent customer service and work examples.

  • Manage staffing levels throughout shift.

  • Oversee kitchen labor and food cost to budgetary requirements.

  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications: Education, Experience, and Certification(s)

  • Associate degree or 3-5 years progressive professional cooking experience preferred.

  • 2 years of management or supervisory experience preferred.

  • Culinary experience in a hotel or banquet hall preferred.

  • Possess SERV Safe certification or have ability to obtain it within 90 days required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Strong interest in training and coaching.

  • Ability to fill-in for any kitchen position.

  • Proficient in MS Word and Excel.

  • Ability to work in a high-energy and demanding environment and works well under pressure.

  • Commitment to quality service, and food and beverage knowledge.

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

  • Basic understanding of proper use and maintenance of major kitchen equipment, including stoves, refrigeration, slicer, knives, and dish machine.

  • Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing

  • Strong leadership and organizational skills and is a team player.

  • Can effectively solve problems.

Physical DemandsThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk and sit. The employee may occasionally lift or move products and supplies up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Work EnvironmentWhile performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

What We Offer – for Benefit Eligible Employees May Include:Because ServiceSource hires the best people, we work hard to provide benefits that make their lives better, so we offer a comprehensive benefit program which features:

  • Health coverage for you and your family through Medical, Dental, and Vision plans

  • Financial protection with 100% company paid Disability, Life, Accidental Death & Dismemberment insurance

  • A 403(b)-Retirement plan in which the company matches dollar for dollar on a generous percentage matching up to 3% of your contribution

  • Tax advantages through Flexible Spending and Health Savings accounts that allow you to pay for specific healthcare and dependent care expenses with pre-tax dollars

  • To help you manage your work and life needs, we offer an Employee Assistance Program, Wellness Program, and Tuition Assistance

  • A generous paid time-off program in which the benefits increase based on your tenure with the company

    ServiceSource is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce and building an inclusive workplace. We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, making employment decisions without regard to a person’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and transgender status), national origin, age (40 or older), veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. We are an E-Verify Employer and a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment background checks are required for all employment positions.


The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information

ServiceSource is a leading nonprofit disability resource organization with programs and operations in 12 states and the District of Columbia. ServiceSource has regional offices located in Delaware, Florida, North Carolina, and Virginia. Collectively, the organization serves more than 29,000 individuals with disabilities annually through a range of innovative and valued employment, training, habilitation, housing and other support services. Our proven collaborative approach helps foster a more inclusive and supportive community where individuals with disabilities can succeed and thrive. Strategic partnerships with local community businesses, government entities and nonprofits help bridge the gaps for individuals with disabilities, creating sustainable opportunities that benefit the entire community and result in greater independence for the individual.

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