Job Description

Restaurant Associates


Position Title: Sous Chef 

Pay 12 

Reports To:

Salary: $70,000 - $80,000

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Become part of Restaurant Associates, the industry’s leading provider of dining and event catering for some of the nation's most prestigious museums, performing arts centers and corporations! Voted Glassdoor's Employee Choice AwardsBest Places to Work in 2021, This is R/A !

Job Summary

Join us at The Paramount Club, an exciting new members club opening in spring 2024 at the prestigious 1301 Avenue of the Americas. The club’s F&B operations will center on an all-day restaurant experience, complimented by a casual barista bar café, sports lounge, wellness studio, events auditorium, boardroom & conference center, and business lounge.

Working as the Sous Chef at The Paramount Club, you will be responsible for supporting the successful operations of culinary services including a restaurant (serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Monday through Friday) and catering. This position will exercise your culinary and creative skills while offering a desirable Monday through Friday schedule (no holidays or weekends). Your shift times will vary but will generally occur between the hours of 12noon and 11pm. The club is located in the vibrant heart of midtown, conveniently located near all major transit options.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create unforgettable culinary experiences for our clients and guests
  • Support costs and controls expenditures for the account
  • Plans and creates menus
  • Menu creation and execution for catered events

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of culinary experience, preferably in restaurants, hotels, or luxury F&B.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of food and catering trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, and presentation
  • Catering experience
  • High standards of personal integrity and ethical behavior
  • Outstanding hospitality skills
  • Strong creative skills, paired with a demonstrated ability to execute.
  • High volume, complex foodservice operations experience - highly desirable

Apply to Restaurant Associates today!

Restaurant Associates is a member of Compass Group USA

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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. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with a criminal history (including relevant driving history), in a manner consistent with all applicable federal, state, and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, and the New York Fair Chance Act. We encourage applicants with a criminal history (and driving history) to apply.


Associates at Restaurant Associates are offered many fantastic benefits.

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance/ AD
  • Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)
  • Associate Shopping Program
  • Health and Wellness Programs
  • Discount Marketplace
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Pet Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

Restaurant Associates maintains a drug-free workplace.

Req ID:  1302648

Restaurant Associates 



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