Job Description

Bon Appetit


  • We are hiring immediately for a SOUS CHEF position.
  • Location: SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA Note: online applications accepted only.
  • Schedule: M- F
  • The account serves breakfast, lunch, and Happy Hour in a corporate environment
  • Positions at this location require proof of COVID-19 vaccination, boosters, and/or regular COVID testing. Where permitted by law, applicants who are offered a position for this location may be asked about their vaccination status, which must meet minimum business requirements. All religious, medical, or other legally recognized exemptions regarding vaccination status will be considered.
    *Internal Employee Referral Bonus Available


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Are you looking for a job with competitive wages and benefits, one in which you can learn and grow while making a difference in the world? We’re hiring! Bon Appétit Management Company operates more than 1,000 cafés around the country for corporations, universities, and museums, as well as a few dozen public restaurants. We’ve led the industry in socially and environmentally responsible sourcing, from sustainable seafood to cage-free eggs. We cook everything from scratch using fresh, local ingredients.


Learn more about careers with Bon Appétit:

Job Summary

The Sous Chef for Bon Appetit Management Company is responsible for

assisting with the overall success of the Food Program. This means adhering to the

Client’s culture and guidelines, the Health Department’s regulations, and Bon

Appétit’s standards and expectations of food quality, freshness and presentation.

This position oversees the kitchen’s daily administrative, operational, and culinary

tasks, including sanitation and safety. This position also motivates, trains, develops

and directs the back of house employees to accomplish the objectives of the

operation to the satisfaction of the customers, clients, and Bon Appetit Management



Key Responsibilities:

· Supervision and Development of Staff

· Food Programs

· Customer Service and Client Relations

· Financial Management and Analysis

· Kitchen & Café Supervision

· Special Events

· Marketing/Sales


Preferred Qualifications:

• A minimum of 2 years kitchen supervisory experience or applicable

culinary experience in a similar volume, quality food service establishment

• Posses general hospitality knowledge and interest in sustainability and

sustainable food practices

• Operate Web based ordering systems, process customer

requests, changes to orders, menu updates and client profiles.

• Proficient with word processing and compose basic email memos

• Posses the ability to meet Bon Appétit unit specific uniform standards

for this position.

• Utilize all Personal Protective Equipment’s per Bon Appétit guidelines

Associates at Bon Appétit are offered many fantastic benefits.

Both full-time and part-time positions offer the following benefits to associates:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance/AD
  • Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Associate Shopping Program
  • Health and Wellness Programs
  • Discount Marketplace
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Pet Insurance
  • Voluntary Benefits, including Critical Illness Insurance, Accident Insurance, Hospital Indemnity Insurance, Legal Services, and Choice Auto and Home Program

In addition, full-time positions also offer the following benefits to associates:

  • Commuter Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)


About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance).

Req ID: 972738 



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