Chef & Kitchen Manager is in charge of coordinating and supervising the entire kitchen staff according to food safety standards. Create and maintain a safe, respectful, and inclusive work environment. Their duties include hiring, training and scheduling cooks, performing quality control on food leaving the kitchen, designing menus seasonally and for the Private Events program, and ordering inventory to keep up with demand. Kitchen Managers inspect the kitchen to ensure everything is organized and sanitized appropriately. They take inventory of how much food was sold each week to track goals and adjust ingredient orders accordingly. The Kitchen Manager also sources affordable suppliers and sets the price for menu items in conjunction with the Director of Hospitality.
Managing costs to ensure gross profitability goals are met
Hiring new staff and providing training
Streamlining the kitchen processes to maintain prompt service times
Develop and maintain the restaurant menu
Setting regular cleaning standards for the kitchen and verifying that staff is maintaining sanitation levels
Creating schedules for all kitchen staff
Working with Event Manager catering for events
Tracking kitchen finances
A strong base of culinary knowledge
Attention to detail
Physical stamina to withstand a full shift on their feet
Salary (~$50-60k based on experience) plus revenue sharing, quarterly bonuses, and comprehensive benefits package including high-quality health insurance.
Email resume and cover letter to Kailey Partin, Director of Branding and Hospitality [email protected]
Resume and Cover letter must be PDF or Word attachment. Please name each file: Kitchen Manager_Name_Resume/Coverletter.
Email subject must read: Kitchen Manager Application First and Last Name
Salary $50-60k + revenue share and quarterly bonuses
About Your Business
Rising Tide Brewing Company is an independent, family-owned brewery that anchors Portland, Maine’s vibrant East Bayside neighborhood. We are guided by creative flavors, quality, consistency, community, and a love of all things outdoors. Rising Tide supports our farmers, using local ingredients in every beer.