Sous Chef

The Grand Hotel Minneapolis, a Hyatt affiliate property
Minneapolis, MN

Posted September 10, 2019

Sous Chef

The Sous Chef is responsible for insuring the high quality preparation and presentation of all foods; harmonizing the culture, mission statement, values, and quality standards to assure maximized potential. This person must create an exceptional climate of professional and personable service that insures the long-term satisfaction of team members, guests and owners.

What you will be doing

  • Oversee and coordinate all kitchen activity
  • Maintain consistent high quality of all kitchen production
  • Assume complete responsibility of the kitchen in the absence of the Executive Chef
  • Control food and labor costs
  • Train and develop staff
  • Develop menus for restaurants and special functions
  • Maintain all kitchen equipment
  • Train kitchen employees in proper use of equipment
  • Monitor Rules and Regulations
  • Organize departments to maximize efficiency
  • Responsible for the scheduling of all kitchen staff
  • Conduct monthly meetings with all culinary staff
  • Oversee banquet functions
  • Coordinate banquet staff for plating and carving
  • Maintain food quality in all outlets
  • Responsible for food inventory in kitchen
  • Prepare specialty items (ice carving, butter, sculptures, chocolate work, etc)
  • Order produce
  • Assist purchaser in ordering food items
  • Maintain knowledge of food in storage to minimize loss due to spoilage
  • Work with Executive Steward to develop regular cleaning routines
  • Expedite room service
  • Responsible for all supplies and all equipment used in culinary areas
  • Help to achieve profit and sales projections in all kitchens

The ideal candidate for this position

  • Five years of practical related experience in a restaurant or hotel environment

  • Two years of culinary art education


The Grand Hotel Minneapolis, a Hyatt affiliate property

140 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Visitors can stay in the heart of Minneapolis’ business center and be connected to a climate-controlled skyway that allows easy access to the prominent Minneapolis Convention Center. The Grand Hotel Minneapolis keeps guests near the city’s robust entertainment hub that includes being steps away from U.S. Bank Stadium and Target Field.

We offer 140 boutique urban spaces, including spacious suites, on Second Avenue South in the bustling center of Minneapolis.

The Grand Hotel Minneapolis, a Hyatt affiliate property

615 2nd Avenue South

Minneapolis, MN 55402

Telephone (612) 288-8888