Every day, Tatte Bakery & Cafe locations bustle with guests eager to experience everything we have to offer, and our Sous Chefs play an important role within our cafes. Our Sous Chefs manage the fast-paced energy and high volume in the café, by working with the Café Head Chef to oversee all kitchen operations. The Sous Chef leads and inspires the café savory kitchen team to exceed our guest’s expectations at every opportunity by producing amazing dishes from scratch while upholding the execution of Tatte’s service and product standards. The Sous Chef also embodies the passion we have for our savory team members (prep cooks, line cooks, and dishwashers) by proactively developing them as a team and as individual culinary professionals.
Working Conditions / Essential Functions:
- Ability to work a flexible schedule based on business needs (including but not limited to, days, evenings, weekends, holidays, and as emergencies arise)
- Able to work ten hour-plus shifts, plus ability to stand, sit, squat or walk for extended periods of time, walk up and down stairs, and read
- Able to grasp, reach overhead, push, lift and carry up to 50 pounds.
Your recipe for success:
- Minimum of 1-2 years of progressive culinary/kitchen management experience, depending upon formal degree or training within a high-volume sophisticated restaurant operation.
- Proven passion for culinary excellence and exceeding guest expectations.
- Love amazing food and people.
- Comprehensive knowledge of food with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, cost controls, and presentation.
Our Benefits and Perks:
- Competitive pay (typically Sous Chef pay ranges from $55k-$65k, depending on experience)
- Quarterly bonus program
- Paid vacation and sick time
- 401(k) (with a vesting match)
- Flexible scheduling with a mix shifts (and no late nights!)
- Free EAP employee assistance programs
- Flexible schedule with no late nights
- Health, dental and visual insurance
- Internal English and Spanish classes
- Free meals and drinks
- Exciting potential for growth
Please note that we are hiring for our Boston, Cambridge, and Brookline locations!