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Franchised Sous Chef

Sarasota, Florida
Food and Beverage & Culinary

Job Description

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Posting Date Mar 08, 2018
Job Number 18000OF7
Job Category Food and Beverage & Culinary
Location Art Ovation Hotel, Autograph Collection, Sarasota, Florida VIEW ON MAP
Brand Autograph Collection Hotels
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? No
Position Type Management

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Thank you for your interest in this position. It is a job opportunity with one of Marriott International’s franchisees.


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Additional Information: This hotel is owned and operated by an independent franchisee, Shaner Hotel Group. The franchisee controls all aspects of the hotel’s employment policies and practices, including the selection and hiring process. If you accept a position at this hotel you will be employed by a franchisee and not by Marriott International.


Job Description 

Shaner Hotels has an amazing opportunity for a Sous Chef at our brand new Art Ovation Hotel, located in beautiful Sarasota, Florida. 

This 162-room Art Ovation Hotel is a reinterpretation of an elevated hotel experience. We offer something unique to Sarasota, inspired and designed to engage the city thriving arts scene. With on-site art installations, performances, and workshops, our guests are invited to interact and be part of the experience. Never static, always evolving, creativity is encouraged and everything conventional is re-investigated and reinterpreted. 

Our restaurant, Perspective, serves exceptional food for every formality.  Our restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as poolside service and in-room dining and our staff provides high quality food and drinks in a casual, artistic atmosphere.  We expect our Associates to provide warm, friendly service with a genuine smile and pleasant attitude.  We look for staff who are willing to learn and who seek opportunities to grow. 

Our Kitchen Team prepares mouth-watering cuisine and beverages for our clients and guests.  The Art Ovation is inspired by Sarasota thriving arts scene!  First impressions are everything. We expect our team members to provide warm, friendly service with a genuine smile and pleasant attitude.  At the Art Ovation, associates will learn about visual and performing arts, and strive to invite each guest to celebrate the arts and culture in their “home away from home. We look for team players who are willing to learn, eager to participate in an artful and imaginative environment, and energized to seek opportunities to grow.  Prior customer service and hospitality experience is helpful, but not required.  

We are seeking a capable and professional individual with excellent communication skills who can creatively and responsibly assist in managing a multi-faceted operation in accordance with the standards of Marriott and Shaner Hotels.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Menu item presentation and consistency.
  • Creating unique specials for catered hotel events.
  • Working directly with the Executive Chef to ensure training and monitoring of front line culinary associates.
  • Assisting in hiring and rewarding associates on a daily basis.
  • A keen ability to prioritize, organize, delegate, and ensure managerial follow-through.
  • Implementing and carrying out organizational policies, procedures, and applicable laws.
  • Assisting the Executive Chef in addressing complaints and resolving problems is a must.

Experience Required 
  • 2-Year Culinary Degree.
  • 5+ years of experience in a high-volume culinary position, hotel experience preferred.
  • High volume Banquet and A La Carte experience a plus.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment


This company is an equal opportunity employer.