Saracen Casino Resort is searching for Sous Chef for our premiere restaurant, Red Oak Steakhouse, and a Sous Chef for The Post Food Court. Sous Chefs are responsible for maintaining control and performance standards in all kitchen areas. All functions will be performed within the guidelines of the Saracen Casino Resort policies and procedures, Internal Control Standards and objectives.
Maintain a consistent high level of food quality and guest service, maintaining food, labor, and other expenses at budgeted levels.
Supervises and coordinates activities of Room Chefs, Sous Chefs and other workers engaged in preparing & cooking food items. Must be a hands-on chef with a passion for food.
Responsible for the overall direction, coordination & evaluation of personnel in their daily activities.
Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the company's policies and procedures, adheres to all laws and follows guidelines established by the Executive Chef and the Food and Beverage Director.
Interview, hire, train, coach employees, planning, scheduling, assigning and directing work, appraising performance, counseling, addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Ensure proper receiving, storage & rotation of food products so as to comply with health department regulations. Also rotate food product in order to keep spoilage & waste to a minimum.
Prepares requisitions for supplies and food items for production in work stations.
Language skills: ability to read & interpret documents such as safety rules, operating & maintenance instructions, procedures, and manuals. Ability to write routine reports & to speak effectively to customers and employees. Ability to effectively present information & respond to questions from managers and the general public.
Ability to apply common sense, understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several variables in standardized situations.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift//move up to 100 pounds.
Must be positive, upbeat, professional and a team player
Maintain cleanliness and sanitation of all back of the house areas
Keep equipment in proper working order
Complete financial analysis and reports as assigned
Develop and maintain a positive work environment throughout the back of the steakhouse kitchen areas
Communicate and work closely with front of the house management to ensure a quality employee-guest experience
Provide adequate training and tools for employees so they may effectively perform necessary job duties
Meet the attendance guidelines of the job and adhering to departmental and company policies.
Adheres to regulatory, departmental, and company policies in an ethical manner
Outstanding example of and a credit to Saracen Casino Resort
Provides and promotes exceptional customer service to all patrons and communicates in a pleasant, friendly, and professional manner at all times. Maintains a professional work environment with supervisors and staff.
Attends all necessary training meetings.
Assist in other projects, as directed.
Duties, responsibilities, requirements and expectations pertaining to this job are subject to change as needed. Hours are determined by 24-hour schedule.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive Full Comprehensive Benefits Package
Bonus Incentive Plan
Professional Development Opportunities
Paid ACF Certification
About Saracen Casino Resort
Saracen offers guests first-class amenities and personalized service in a Native American Casino resort setting. From the infusion of Native American and African American culture and designs on the exterior of the building to the carpet designs in the interior of the casino, no detail goes unnoticed. Sculptures, woodworking, Delta cultural influence, and designs throughout set the overall mood for a superior experience.
At Saracen, each guest is unique and is treated individually for they each have interests important to them Saracen team members are to observe and interact with guests personally with a genuine interest in exceeding guest expectations during every visit.
Saracen Casino Resort offers 2,000 slot machines and an additional 300 machines at Saracen Annex located across the street. 30 table games, poker play, Sportsbook, with a variety of tournaments, big-ticket giveaways, seven fabulous restaurants, live entertainment, special event outdoor venue, 15,000+ sq ft of event facilities for indoor concerts, special events, and banquets, and a premium 300-room hotel tower to offer guests the luxury of over-the-top accommodations.
Quapaw leadership is most proud of the... economic development it brings to the area.
This region was once home to the Quapaw Nation. Our presence here is a homecoming, so it’s important to us that the city of Pine Bluff and Jefferson County thrive. This begins with investing in the individuals who live here. Gainful employment benefits the employee, but it also transforms that individual’s household and allows him or her to invest in local businesses and grow the local economy.
For more information about our dining follow this link: https://saracenresort.com/dining/