Compass Group, North AmericaSpringfield, MA 01139

    Job #1077739482

  • Posted Date: Dec 5, 2019

    • We have an opening for an *ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, DINING SERVICES II *position.

    • Location: American International College; 1000 State Street Springfield, MA 01109. /Note: online applications accepted only./

    • Schedule: Full-Time; schedule days and hours will vary as the operation is open Monday-Saturday 7:00AM- 7:30PM and Sunday 10:00AM-7:30PM. More details upon interviewing.

    • Requirement: Previous experience in cash handling, budgeting, ordering & inventory, hiring, scheduling, marketing, managing a staff of more than 50, and other Dining Service related duties.

    • /*Internal Employee Referral Bonus Available/


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    If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

    Chartwells Higher Education brings fresh ideas and innovative concepts to higher education foodservice. We have quickly established ourselves as the leading college and university foodservice partner in the industry, and were twice named the Fastest Growing Brand by Nations Restaurant News. While we reflect on a proud past, we keep a keen eye on what is yet to come, especially in the areas of culinary development and nutrition. We foster development in a setting where mobility, teamwork, and communication flourish.

    Full time associates at Chartwells Higher Education are offered many fantastic benefits such as:

    • Medical

    • Dental

    • Vision

    • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

    • Commuter Benefits

    • Wellness Program

    • Employee Assistance Program

    • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents

    • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)

    • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

    • Discount Marketplace

    • And other voluntary benefits

    Job Summary

    Summary: As an Assistant Director of Dining Services II, you will be responsible for assisting with the day-to-day food service operations of a small to medium volume location. You will manage and lead a team of associates, and will be responsible for talent development, managing client relationships, profitability, and supporting financial goals in an assigned area.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Works with the Chef and management team in creating nutritious and top quality food.

    • Implements new culinary programs in conjunction with the marketing and culinary teams.

    • Maintains excellent relationships with the client.

    • Manages, trains, and develops associates.

    • Performs other duties as assigned.


    • 1 to 3 years of food service supervisory or lead experience.

    • Experience in restaurants, hotels, corporate dining, education, military, health care, and/or related food service operations.

    • Strong leadership and communication skills.

    • Financial experience and business acumen skills.

    • Proficient computer skills and knowledge of MS Office products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and internet.

    • Associate's degree is preferred.

    About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

    Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

    Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. /*Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)./

    Req ID: 356566