WESTliving Restaurant Coordinator - Elk Grove, CA in Elk Grove, California

About Us:

Are you looking for an opportunity to enhance your career while making a difference in someone’s life? Do you wish you could end each workday feeling that what you did was truly meaningful? If so, you belong at West Living!

West Living is a dynamic and growing senior housing owner operator, combining a vision of being the best in Inspired Aging with a hospitality approach to service delivery. We call it West Class service, and it uniquely positions us to provide seniors with a warm, friendly and supportive environment so they can live more fulfilled lives.

Through training, tuition reimbursement, clear career paths and opportunities to learn and stretch your skills, we invest in your success! We offer a robust total rewards package, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, paid vacation, company holidays, and a Safe Harbor 401K plan with generous employer match.

Come join our team and make a meaningful difference in your life as well as the lives of those we serve!

We are seeking a Restaurant Coordinator for our Elk Grove community, The Commons at Elk Grove.

About the team:

We provide a stable work environment, with a predictable workflow and without the stress of a high-pressure restaurant. You get to serve the same residents each day, three deliciously prepared and well-presented meals! Our team of culinary professionals provide our residents with the tastes of home, served in a world-class dining atmosphere.

About the job:

SKILLS:

  • Intuitive Leadership: ability to have awareness of team dynamic, inventory, safety, cleanliness, budget and expenses

  • Communication: exceptional listener and communicator who effectively conveys information verbally and in writing

  • Food Safety: understands proper food safety procedures, cooking temperatures, sanitation of kitchen and equipment and storage techniques and temperatures

  • Computer: proficient in the use of Microsoft Office: Outlook, Word, and Excel

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Greet residents, visitors and team member courteously.

  • Respect dignity and confidentiality standards and promote resident rights.

  • Recruit, interview, hire and train Hosts and Servers.

  • Direct Hosts and Servers in the daily operation and cleaning of the restaurant and server areas.

  • Determining departmental staffing, manage monthly operating budget and participate in the development of the annual budget.

  • Communicate policies; assist and coach team members as needed.

  • Ensure that the restaurant is clean and prepared for meal service prior to provision of service.

  • Ensure that the restaurant is clean and prepared for the next meal service prior to the end of each shift.

  • Ensure adherence to procedures regarding community fire safety and infection control policies.

  • Promptly report or address any unsafe conditions or equipment problems.

  • Ensure that each resident not on a meal plan presents a meal ticket or signs a charge slip for themselves and/or guests.

  • Delegate service tasks as needed to Servers.

  • Recognize and understand needs of the department and report concerns to the Food & Beverage Director.

  • Assist in preparations for special meals and parties.

  • Ensure daily or scheduled cleaning duties are completed according to assignment.

  • Ensure proper storage of food and supplies.

  • Use cleaners and other hazardous materials according to department procedure.

  • Promptly report any unsafe conditions or equipment.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Proper food handling and sanitation

  • Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources

  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal service; including customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction

  • Experience managing team member in a restaurant and/or dining setting

Benefits

Join our Team!

As we look forward to future growth, we are committed to providing our employees with the tools they need to succeed, as well as providing a challenging work environment with opportunities to make meaningful contributions. Our benefits package includes: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, vacation, and a 401(k) plan with a generous employer match.

WESTliving is an Equal Opportunity Employer.