First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation & Serving Workers

Code: 35-1012.00

Description : Directly supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in preparing and serving food.

JobTitles : Food Service Supervisor, Kitchen Manager, Assistant Manager, Cafeteria Manager, Food Service Manager, Executive Chef, Restaurant Manager, Dietary Manager, Dietary Supervisor, Food Service Director

  • Train workers in food preparation, and in service, sanitation, and safety procedures.
  • Compile and balance cash receipts at the end of the day or shift.
  • Perform various financial activities such as cash handling, deposit preparation, and payroll.
  • Supervise and participate in kitchen and dining area cleaning activities.
  • Estimate ingredients and supplies required to prepare a recipe.
  • Resolve customer complaints regarding food service.
  • Control inventories of food, equipment, smallware, and liquor, and report shortages to designated personnel.
  • Purchase or requisition supplies and equipment needed to ensure quality and timely delivery of services.
  • Observe and evaluate workers and work procedures to ensure quality standards and service, and complete disciplinary write-ups.
  • Specify food portions and courses, production and time sequences, and workstation and equipment arrangements.