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DO YOU DARE WORK FOR “THE BEAR”?
Bear’s has made a name for itself all across Connecticut earning awards such as Best BBQ in CT, Best New Restaurant in Hartford, and Best Casual Restaurant of the Year by the CT Restaurant Association. And we aren’t stopping there – we are continuing to grow and are looking to hire the best talent in the industry to help take us to the next level. What Bear’s has achieved in just two short years is no accident – it is the result of hard work and motivation to exceed industry standards and limits, combined with a strong spirit of community and giving. Working at Bear’s is the most demanding and rewarding experience for individuals who share the same passion for:
We are currently screening for the following Management Opportunities:
CATERING MANAGER – ideal candidate will have at least 5-10 years catering/restaurant supervisory experience working in a high volume, multi-location environment. Position is responsible for all aspects of catering including promotions and sales, generation of quotes, securing payments, hiring/training/supervision of staff, menu planning, kitchen production, hands-on final execution of orders and full service events, communication with store managers and staff, and soliciting customer feedback. In addition, this position will be responsible for purchasing and maintaining catering supplies that improve food presentation, revising and writing standard catering procedures including staff training and appearance, and implementing new menus and online ordering software that will enhance the customer experience and simplify ordering/execution of orders.
EVENTS/VENDING MANAGER- ideal candidate will have at least 5-10 years of event management experience preferably in the restaurant, concessions or food truck industry. Must have exceptional organizational, communication, marketing and leadership skills to plan and execute all aspects of our vending, food truck and offsite charitable events including XL Center, UCONN, Travelers Championship, Bear's Smokehouse New England BBQ Championships and more. Responsibilities include: booking new venues while managing current calendar of events, completing all required event and health department applications, planning menus, hiring/training/supervising staff, working events and ensuring the Bear’s brand is well represented, tracking all sales and costs associated with events, soliciting feedback, recording historical data related to events, and maintaining all vending related inventory and vehicles. In addition, this position will be help with the initial set up of the Bear’s food truck and be responsible for creating and documenting all vending processes/procedures including staff training. The candidate must have high energy along with a spirit of entrepreneurship that is not dampened by the need to work long evening and weekend hours in order to grow this side of the business.
Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume, (3) professional, recent letters of reference and salary requirements to: email@example.com
Blue Plate Kitchen
345 North Main Street
West Hartford, CT 06117
Serving extraordinary breakfasts, lunches & dinners - 7 days a week.
Commitment to serving local, fresh & sustainable fare.
Full bar & large seasonal patio
Seeking a motivated Assistant Manager to join our team.
Social Media & Loyalty Interaction
Training & Developing our FOH sales force
Staff Scheduling, On Site & Off Site Events,
Strong emphasis on employee & customer relations
One year commitment required but long term commitment desired.
Competitive salary plus bonus, health, sick, vacation & dining benefits.
50-55 hr work week with two full days off. Weekends required.
Please email resume & references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Saybrook Point Inn & Spa
Fresh Salt Job Postings
Full Time and Part Time Positions are available at Fresh Salt, located in Old Saybrook.
Breakfast Line Cook
$12-15/hour. Benefits available for full time positions The role of the breakfast cook is to prepare culinary delights for our guests. Guest satisfaction in our restaurant revolves around the high quality of meals, appearance of food, and overall dining experience. The breakfast cook is responsible for the daily preparation of food items in the pantry, fry stations or other areas of the kitchen.
Sous Chef/Chef d ’Cuisine
$50,000 plus Benefits
The Executive Sous Chef is generally responsible for the supervision of the entire kitchen in the absence of the Executive Chef. The Executive Sous Chef must ensure that all the food preparation in the kitchen is within the guidelines of proper techniques as presented in the recipe manual. This position requires overseeing line station setup, breakdown, and production, as well as supervising all kitchen employees.
PM Line Cook
$12-15/hour. Benefits available for full time positions.
The role of a line cook is to prepare culinary delights for our guests. Guest satisfaction in our restaurant revolves around the high quality of meals, appearance of food, and overall dining experience. The line cook is responsible for the daily preparation of food items in the pantry, fry stations or other areas of the kitchen. Food and Beverage Receiving Clerk $15/hour. Working closely with both the Executive Chef and Restaurant Managers, this part time position will consist of 25-30 hours per week with primarily morning shifts. Store room inventory management or culinary purchasing experience preferred but not required. The duties of the Food and Beverage Receiving Clerk include, but are not limited to: Coordinating and receiving food & dry good items and supplies Rotating current stock in the walk-ins and other storage areas Maintaining par levels Issuing products to departments as needed Maintaining overall cleanliness
Food Runner $10/hour.
The role of the Food Runner is to assist the Servers with the expediting of food to customers. In addition, some secondary duties will include cleaning and bussing tables, filling glasses, etc. Must be available for a varying schedule to include nights, weekends, and holidays. A qualified applicant will be able to: Provide preliminary information regarding menu Deliver food to tables Check food for accuracy Replenish food and beverages when required Take additional orders when required Bus and clear tables Clean tables and work areas Transport trays of soiled dishes Qualified applicants please send your resume to email@example.com
DAY SHIFT\EVENING SHIFT Chef
Job Location: Newtown, CT