Food Service Manager - Event Venue

Compass Group Canada - Sarnia, ON (11 months ago)

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Job Description

Why work with Restaurant Associates? Imagine joining a team that’s at the top of their game. Come to work at Restaurant Associates and learn from the pros how to serve thousands of visitors in some of the world’s best venues. Because of what we do, more than 30,000 guests enjoy an unforgettable experience every day. Learn. Grow. Serve. It’s a winning combination. Join us.

The successful candidate will be responsible for running all food service operations within the Progressive Auto Sales Arena, including a Restaurant and multiple branded concepts.

Now, if you were to come on board as one of our Food Service Manager, Event Venue we’d ask you to do the following for us:

Drive the financial success of the unit's operation.
Lead all phases of food preparation, operation planning and expenditures, budgeting, costing and maintaining proper inventory levels.
Recruit, hire, schedule and perform general administrative duties.
Ensure excellent client relationships and client satisfaction with the service and menu options.
Achieve compliance with Compass’ Quality Assurance, Occupational Health and Safety Act and WHMIS regulations.
Initiate frequent workplace inspections and WHMIS training of all staff and effectively manage all.


Think you have what it takes to be our Food Service Manager, Event Venue Food Services? We’re committed to hiring the best talent for the role. Here’s how we’ll know you’ll be successful in the role.

At least two years of related food service management experience
Event and large venue or Arena experience an asset
ProServe, Food Safe or Basic First Aid training is required
The ability to control food and labour costs.
Creatively apply trendy food items and presentation to food service operations.
A strong manager, leader, motivator and mentor.
A detail-oriented individual and a strong team player.
Outstanding client relationship skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Proficiency with MS Word, Excel and Outlook.
Culinary skills would be an asset.

This is a full time permanent position with rotating shifts based on the events that are taking place.
Weekends, evenings and holidays are commonly a requirement due to the nature of our event business, and we ask that you commit 100% of the events.
Shifts” are not done in a typical manner. Some days its 12+ hours/some days no events and the work week is not fixed

Additional Information

Thank you for your interest in a career with Compass Group!

Compass Group Canada is committed to fostering a diverse and representative workforce and an inclusive work environment where all employees are treated fairly and equitably which includes providing accommodation. Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ) is also an operational priority. Safeguarding the health and safety of our people and customers is essential to the success of our business.

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