ARAMARK Executive Chef - Canada Life in Toronto, Ontario

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE and the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Learn more at or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.

Reporting to the Food Service Director, the Executive Chef will be responsible for providing leadership in the administration and the management of a consistently high quality food service. The Executive Chef will work in a corporate environment and will be hands on in preparing food.

Responsibilities include:

  • Lead and supervise a team of approximately 15-18 employees

  • Ensure that all food service standards and quality requirements are met

  • Menu planning, ordering and inventory

  • All aspects of catering management

  • Hands on food preparation and serving when needed

  • Weekly financial reporting

  • Ensure health & safety regulations are followed

  • Ensure operation’s level of profitability and client satisfaction

  • Corporate marketing & promotions planning

  • Training and development of employees

  • At least five years management experience in a fast paced food service operation

  • Chef papers (Red Seal) and very strong cooking capabilities required

  • Strong communication & supervisory skills

  • Good knowledge of company policies & procedures

  • Good knowledge of corporate marketing & promotional programs

  • Good computer knowledge (ms word and excel)

  • Experience in menu costing, menu planning and food preparation

  • Servsafe training an asset

  • Health & safety certification an asset

  • Demonstrates strong financial/analytical abilities

Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available upon request.

Requisition ID: 95939