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Do you have a passion for helping others?

Sodexo is seeking a Executive Chef 2 for MedStar Saint Mary's Hospital in Leonardtown, MD. outside of Washington, DC. This culinary professional will oversee all Food and systems operations in our hospital and provide culinary excellence to the teams. They should be able to assist the food teams with creating a quality food program that is enjoyable by all patients, guest to the hospital and staff.

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital, located in St. Mary’s County, is a full-service hospital committed to delivering state-of-the-art emergency, acute inpatient and outpatient care to residents of southern Maryland. The only hospital in this growing area, it offers advanced technologies and a highly trained staff with excellence in behavioral health, diabetes management, emergency and urgent care, hospice, oncology, orthopedics, radiology, wellness, and women’s services.

Is this opportunity right for you?

At Sodexo, you will find the ingredients for a great career in food service management. With benefits including schedules that encourage work-life balance and continuing education opportunities, you’ll enjoy an improved quality of life that’s unique in the hospitality industry.

Are you the experienced Executive Chef we’re seeking?

We are looking for candidates who will:

  • have oversight of day-to-day operations of all food operations
  • deliver high quality food service
  • achieve company and client financial targets and goals
  • develop and maintain client and customer relationships
  • develop strategic plans
  • create a positive environment
  • ensure Sodexo Standards are met.
  • implement and standardize all culinary systems and procedures for hospital: AYR, Cbord, Catering, Retail menus, LTO’S, STG, Mindful, garnishing, panning charts, production, puree standardization, FMS sheets, inventory control, HACCP, cleaning schedules, staffing plans, presentation and quality of food, kitchen cleanliness, safety, etc. Sodexo standards will be the benchmark;
  • implement innovative and fresh ideas in retail, catering and patient services; and/or
  • create interpersonal relationships with clients in hospital.
  • Servsafe certified as well as working knowledge of HACCP and experience with Health and Safety audits; and/or
  • C.E.C. (Certified Executive Chef) a plus.

Careers in Healthcare:

Working for Sodexo in Health-care allows you to offer patients, health-care professionals and caregivers around the world the best health-care experience possible while influencing patient satisfaction, as well as cost reduction and increased productivity for our clients. Sodexo’s unique CARES culture develops a dynamic atmosphere where employees are respected, turnover is low and career growth opportunities are created from within.

Working for Sodexo:

How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and other career growth opportunities, along with the performance of organizations. We believe it is important for our work to be meaningful to all who contribute to it, and we remain faithful to our mission, our core values and the ethical principles that have guided us since 1966. We support these values and help them thrive in each employee.

We strive to make working for Sodexo a genuinely great experience with benefits to promote your professional, personal and financial well-being, and to improve your Quality of Life now and into the future. Our experiences with our over 50 million customers each and every day enable us to develop Quality of Life services that reinforce the well-being of individuals, improving their effectiveness and helping companies and organizations to improve performance … every day.

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Are you ready to start your Sodexo career? Apply now!

Not the job for you?

At Sodexo, we offer Food Service Management positions in a variety of business segments, including Corporate, Schools, Universities, Government and Agencies, Health-care, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States. See more Food Service Management jobs here.


What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.


Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree or equivalent experience
Basic Management Experience - 2 years
Basic Functional Experience - 2 years work experience in food or culinary services including restaurants, fast food, vending, catering services, institutional services, mall food courts, etc.

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Application Instructions

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