Kitchen Manager Job Description

Are you looking for a new working opportunity? Do you have reliable transportation?


If the answer is yes, Horace & Dickies Seafood of Glenarden is hiring! 


We are looking to employ a dedicated Kitchen Manager to supervise the activities of our Crew Members and ensure that customers are satisfied with food quality and service. The Kitchen Manager’s responsibilities include establishing protocols to prevent food and supply wastage, assisting the Head Cook in preparing entrées, advising our Line Cooks on suitable portion sizes, and overseeing both front of house and back of house staff. 


To be successful as a Kitchen Manager, you should demonstrate strong leadership and management skills and enforce compliance with food health and safety regulations. Ultimately, an exceptional Kitchen Manager should be able to handle stressful situations and achieve excellent customer service.


Kitchen Manager Job Responsibilities:

  • Supervising the activities of servers, cooks, hosts, and other Crew Members.

  • Educating Crew Members on proper food handling procedures and customer service.

  • Ensuring that established guidelines on hygiene, quality, and food safety are followed.

  • Scheduling work shifts and approving or declining Crew Members' requests for leave and time off.

  • Organizing and overseeing the repair and maintenance of restaurant equipment.

  • Monitoring restaurant supplies and placing orders for new stock as required.

  • Resolving customer complaints and answering questions regarding pricing and menu items.

  • Assisting Crew Members in processing payments using the restaurant's Point of Sale system.


Kitchen Manager Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED.

  • Proven management experience in the hospitality industry.

  • A food handler's license.

  • Sound knowledge of the foodservice industry.

  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Strong management skills.

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.

  • Effective communication skills.

  • Exceptional customer service skills.