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Kitchen Operations Manager

Lucky Lab is a high-volume, customer focused brand of coffee shops that is quickly expanding in the Austin market.  In growing our brand we are looking to add a motivated, experienced, get-your-hands dirty, hard-to-define-your-job description, do-it-all, problem solving right hand (Kitchen Operations Manager) to our kitchen team.  This person would be in the thick of day-to-day kitchen operations, direct support of the owners/management team, partnerships, vendors, full operation of the kitchen and staff, assist with seasonal menu creation, budget planning, expense reporting, and so on.  This will be an exciting move for anyone who has that go-getter attitude and is self-motivated.  Many of your days will be unstructured but require a lot of thought, planning and organization to be successful.  Please be prepared to bring your excellence, talent, and passion to the job to help create something truly amazing.

Deliverables you will own for this role are:

• hiring and training of kitchen team members

• develop daily organized prep sheets 

• manage BOH expenses, budget,  reporting and waste

• communicating company wide goals with staff to keep them on task and motivated 

• managing relationships with vendors and assist with ordering

• the unwavering need and standard for organization in every aspect of the kitchen   

• precisely micromanage consistency of product on a day-to-day basis and large scale catering projects

• a passion and care for beautiful pastries and treats, coffee and catering to the customers needs

• the relationship between the kitchen team and management so we are a united front conquering our annual fiscal goals

The skills you need:

• Excellent communication skills with great attention to detail

• 2+ years of proven kitchen experience, preferably in pastry

• Administrative support experience

• Strong project and time management skills

• Texas Food Managers Certification - required

Salary is DOE + full medical, dental, vision benefits.