Director of Culinary Operations

Southcoast Health System   •  

Fall River, MA

Industry: Healthcare


11 - 15 years

Posted 48 days ago

Do you have strong leadership skills and the ability to coach, mentor and develop culinary teams? Do you have a proven record of accomplishment and successful management of multi-site culinary operations in the healthcare industry? If you answered yes to these questions, then we want to talk to you!

The Director of Culinary Operations under the general direction of the Executive Director of Food and Nutrition Services or designee, responsible for the program development, oversight, direction and administration of the system wide Culinary Program for the Southcoast Hospital Group. You will have
24-hour responsibility and regulatory accountability for the culinary and procurement operations, assuring safe, quality, efficient food handling, preparation and service of food for all customer groups. Duties include supervisory responsibility for assigned personnel and activities including selection, orientation and training of personnel; initiation of personnel action recommendations; workforce planning and development and fiscal accountability for establishing and controlling operating budgets. Guide individuals and groups toward desired outcomes, setting high performance standards and delivering exceptional quality services.

Education and Experience:A Bachelor’s degree in related area or certified culinary arts diploma from an accredited culinary school. Certified Executive Chef Credentials from the American Culinary Federation preferred. Minimum of 10 years of culinary experience with at least 8 years in a healthcare setting and 5 at the Executive Chef level, 2 of which within a multi-site environment.

Southcoast Health is a community based health delivery system with multiple access points, offering an integrated continuum of health services throughout Southeastern Massachusetts and East Bay, Rhode Island. For more than 100 years, we have provided quality, patient-focused care in a state-of-the-art environment. By uniting a single purpose and building an integrated system of services and resources, we have become one of the largest and fastest-growing health systems in Massachusetts.

Together We Are More.
311 years of hospitals’ collective continuous services
920 + square miles of service across southern MA + East bay, RI
7400 + employees doctors, nurses, professionals in IT, Finance, HR, and more
Top 5% of USA hospitals for 2017 clinical performance by Healthgrades