Brookdale Senior Living Dining Services Manager in Niskayuna, New York

*Full Time Dining Services Manager

Brookdale Niskayuna 1786 Union Street Niskayuna, NY 12309

Job #: BSL47890

/Brookdale. Bringing new life to senior living./

Your responsibilities:

  • Manage the operations of the dining services department

  • Actively prepare meals, order food, plan the menu, check in food delivery, and manage dietary needs

  • Make frequent inspections of all work, storage, and serving areas to determine that regulations governing food safety and sanitation are followed

  • Train, manage and schedule of staff to ensure that excellent customer service is provided

  • Provide nutrition education and counseling for residents

  • Develops and directs cost control system; prepares and submits department budget to director. provides nutrition education and counseling for residents; presents dining services education program to dining services and other staff as needed

  • Ensures safe work procedures are developed and followed, to include those relating to employee injuries, prevention, and infection control

  • Ensures a continuous quality improvement program is in place and appropriate follow-up occurs

Required skills and qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Four years experience in commercial kitchen, operation and line cooking, and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Current ServSafe Certification required; ACF Certified Sous Chef (CSC) preferred

  • State food service certification required, if applicable

  • Flexibility with schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays

  • Must enjoy working with the Senior Population

If you"re a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.

/Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan. /