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A new part-time Sous Chef – Full-Time employment is available in Wadsworth, OH 44281. Highly motivated candidates with excellent communication skills are encouraged to apply. New opportunities are offered by Buehler’s Fresh Foods.
Job: Sous Chef – Full-Time
Company: Buehler’s Fresh Foods
Location: Wadsworth, OH 44281
Buehler’s Fresh Foods is an employee-owned chain of 13 grocery stores located in northeast Ohio. Our employees share a genuine concern for quality and to take care of the customer. We are always “Putting People First” whether it be our customers or our employees.
We are looking for an employee who can join us as a Full-time (30-40 hrs per wk), Part-time (20-30 hrs per wk) or a Seasonal (up to 20 hrs per week) team member. One benefit that our employees enjoy is that we pay on a weekly basis. We offer our PT employees the opportunity to enroll in benefits such as Voluntary Dental coverage, Voluntary Life and AD&D Insurance coverage and Flexible Spending Benefits. In addition, FT employees are also offered medical as well as company paid Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability and Life Insurance coverage. Upon meeting minimal requirements, retirement benefits include the opportunity to enroll in a 401(k) plan as well as automatic enrollment in the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).
Our Advantage Card program has benefitted our customers for many years, and as an employee, you will enjoy the same benefits but three times as fast. The benefits include free groceries and Speedway gas discounts. Our teammates earn triple points on purchases made with their Advantage Card.
We hope you would consider the opportunity below!
Buehler’s Sous Chefs prepare food for several areas in our store: our restaurants, catered events, our deli department as well as for our specialty areas (ex. food truck, etc.) We have loyal customers that join us for meals in our restaurants, shop our deli departments or attend local events catered by Buehler’s. So, no matter where the customer is shopping or dining, we strive to make each event a great experience for that customer. One of our company strategies is to become the Best in Food Service and have the Freshest Foods that starts with one day (event) at a time.
Our Food Service teammates love to prepare and serve food while following established food production programs and procedures.
A typical day for a Sous Chef may include:
Operate the grill, fryers and related equipment
Set-up, organize, and prepare food using established production procedures and systems
Comply with sanitation, health and personal hygiene standards, and housekeeping to keep the work area clean
Observe proper food handling techniques
Store food properly and safely, mark the date and item
Train Line Cooks to ensure consistent food preparation
Use our recognition and engagement program for Line Cooks
Assist Line Cooks when needed
We think you’d be great for this role if you embody the 6 Characteristics of a great Buehler’s employee:
Enjoy working in a teamwork environment
Deliver friendly, courteous, prompt customer service and are committed to making each meal special
Enjoy being creative with food
Manage stress and keep your composure when it gets busy during the lunch or dinner rush, during special holidays (Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and many others) as well as preparing for large or multiple catered events
Follow recipes and measurements
Work with minimal supervision while being highly productive
Have the desire to start a career path towards becoming a chef
Value being dependable, reliable and flexible with your schedule to accommodate customer demand
Accommodate staffing needs by having a flexible schedule and the ability to work weekends
Understand that this is not designed to cover all the duties that are required, and there may be changes to your duties or responsibilities without notice
Our legal team wants you to know what’s required for this role:
Attain at least 18 years of age
Able to occasionally be required to stand, reach, lift, bend, kneel, stoop, climb, push and pull items weighing 50# to 80#
Manual dexterity; auditory and visual skills; and the ability to follow written and oral instructions and procedures; and can do simple math problems
Able to work within our deli/kitchen environment that includes equipment such as an oven, stove, dishwasher, slicer, coffee machine, steamer, mixer and chef’s knives…so frequently you will be exposed to heat, steam, fire and noise
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individual with disability to perform the essential functions
Previous Sous Chef experience, however if you don’t have previous experience check out our Sous Chef certification program which allows you to begin as a Line Cook and work toward a Sous Chef position through career development steps. Good luck!
We value the hard work of our teammates and are proud to say that we hire most of our full-time positions from within. Eighty-five percent of our store managers started off in one of our entry-level positions. We love to see our employees grow and give them control of their career path.
We are an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, or veteran status.
This application could be the first step towards the next chapter in your life. Thank you for applying for a position at our company. Those selected for an interview will be contacted.