Director of Culinary & Dining Services. Full time, salaried position available with The Pines at Davidson, a nonprofit continuing care retirement community (“CCRC”) located in Davidson, NC (www.thepinesatdavidson.org).
The Director of Culinary & Dining Services is responsible for all food-related services and experiences, including the main dining room, café, and Health Center dining to ensure that all services meet or exceed resident expectations. The Director will provide leadership, direction, supervision and evaluation of the full Culinary & Dining Services team and will oversee training, development and administration of work schedules for the culinary and dining staff. The Director of Culinary & Dining Services will report to the CEO.
The Director will ensure the Culinary & Dining Services department goals and objectives are met through proactive leadership, hands-on involvement and full-scope management.
Hours are generally 9:00am – 6:30pm weekdays and serve as Culinary Weekend Manager one weekend out of every four.
Bachelor’s degree in Culinary or related field and a minimum of 5 years related work experience is required. Strong verbal and written communication and leadership skills; knowledge of food safety laws.
Compensation for this position is at or near the top among NC CCRCs and is competitive with major local companies. Benefits consist of medical insurance (Pines pays about 90% of cost of employee only coverage), including free preventive care and an employee assistance program (EAP); defined contribution 403(b) retirement plan offering employer and voluntary employee contributions (employer contribution has ranged from 5% to 8% over the last 10 years); 32 paid days per year for vacation (20 days), holiday (6 days) and sick leave (6 days); up to 12 catastrophic (short-term disability) days per year (capped at 30); Pines-paid life ($50,000), accidental death and dismemberment and long-term disability insurance; voluntary dental and supplemental life insurance; and, access to on-site dining services, strength and cardio fitness facilities and warm water therapy pool.
Please send resume to Janice Dalton, The Pines at Davidson, 400 Avinger Lane, Davidson, NC 28036 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Location/Region: Davidson, NC (28036)