An online market that delivers groceries to homes throughout the Bay Area.
About Good Eggs:
Good Eggs is an online market that delivers good groceries to customers' homes throughout the Bay Area, seven days a week.
We’re making it easy for busy people to eat well at home by curating a marketplace full of the best local, organic produce, sustainable meat and fish, and delicious grocery staples. Order your groceries today on our site or iOS app, and they’ll be on your doorstep tomorrow. It’s that simple.
What's driving us to get the best food into the hands of more people? Well, we're on a mission to grow and sustain local food systems worldwide, and our entire passionate and creative team shares a common drive to change the world. If you hear that and think, "Hey! That's me!", please get in touch! We're always looking for like-minded comrades to join the team.
About the role:
The Sous Chef at Good Eggs is a supervisory role intended to provide the highest quality of food for our customers and team. In addition, the Sous Chef will be expected to support the kitchen team and execute the vision of Good Eggs Kitchen.
Pay rate $22/hr.
Duties and responsibilities
Produce the highest quality products for Good Eggs Kitchen program.
Be an active participant in reducing product loss.
Engage with inventory control and produce teams to utilize purged items before they spoil.
Oversee staff members and ensure they are working up to the brand standard.
Execute Good Eggs current and future business endeavors including but not limited to “Dinner Solved” while maintaining team lunches.
Partner with the Head Chef to write production lists as needed.
Partner with the Head Chef to ensure the packing team is putting the utmost care into pack out.
Partner with Head Chef to keep the team on task.
Maintain food safety standards
Focus on the occupational safety of our team
Ensure all team members are practicing FIFO rotation and checking dates for quality and freshness.
Maintain kitchen equipment
Perform other related duties as required
Minimum 2+ years cooking experience plus supervisory experience.
Culinary education is a plus
Passion for local food & solid understanding of healthy cooking
Personable, approachable and able to accommodate a wide variety of food preferences
Energetic, hard working & committed to the success of the team
Strong time-management skills and sense of urgency in the kitchen
Strong awareness of what’s happening in the kitchen and ability to see the bigger picture of what needs to get done
Highly organized with the ability to plan
Willingness to learn and challenge yourself on a daily basis
Strong communicator not only in the kitchen but externally to company
Experience managing or mentoring/training others is ideal
Comfort with a fast paced, focused environment
Why work for Good Eggs?
Deepen your knowledge of locally produced food by engaging with our producer and eater community.
Incredible work environment with passionate, accomplished team members.
Locally-sourced team meals made by our on-site chefs, team visits to our local farmers and foodmakers, and employee discounts on amazing local food!
Most of all -- Good Eggs offers an opportunity to use your energy, creativity, and enthusiasm to participate in building a better food system.
To apply, please submit:
A short cover note (about 100 words), describing
Your interest in working for Good Eggs
Your previous kitchen/foodservice experience, including any supervisory experience you may if you have it!