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Chef K-12 in Fridley, MN at Taher, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/17/2018

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Job Description

Taher, Inc. is a contract food service management company providing K-12 school lunch management, campus dining, senior dining, business dining, vending and catering to clients in 19 states. We serve over 34 million meals per year, and employ and/or supervise over 2,500 associates.

We are currently seeking a Chef at Totino Grace High School in Fridley!

This position will also assist the Director of Food Services and Catering Specialist with catering activities.  Schedule will follow the school year calendar and is seasonal. Hours are Monday-Friday 6 am – 1:30 pm with occasional evening and weekend hours for catering events held on-site.  


Main duties:

  • Ensuring kitchen opening and closing procedures, food preparation and cleaning schedules are followed
  • Ensuring that all meals are correctly prepared and are within acceptable time limits; verifying that all meals meet quality standards
  • Handling, receiving, and storing inventory of all products following specific procedures; controlling waste and effectively managing costs.
  • Maintaining a clean, healthy, and safe kitchen environment
  • Preparing breakfast items for sale
  • Serving prepared food to students during lunch service
  • Providing the highest quality of service to all guests





Job Requirements

 Our Head Chef will oversee a staff of 9 to 10 people and have 2 years of previous experience in a similar position. Come be a part of our team and enjoy the art and business of cooking! Apply today!

Additional requirements include:

  • ServSafe certification preferred
  • Must have qualified cooking experience
  • Must have food cost knowledge
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to multi task and work on your feet for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs.
  • Batch cooking experience, a plus
  • Catering experience, a plus
  • Background check required by school and attendance of a Virtus Training session