Sous Chef

Washington, DC 20002 US

Posted: 11/15/2018 Employment Type: Full-Time Job Category: Restaurant Division Job ID: 27902 Salary: 55000

Sous Chef

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Are you a Sous Chef passionate about your culinary skills? We are seeking a Professional Sous Chef with strong leadership building skills and high energy. To become the Sous Chef of this establishment, Apply Today for our location in Washington, DC. Our Restaurant  reatively reimagines classic Indian cuisine and flavors, using locally-sourced ingredients prepared with traditional and modern cooking methods. We aim to make Indian food more approachable by introducing the traditional cuisine with contemporary plating and forward-thinking flavor profiles. We have a committed passion for pushing the envelope with a mission to create an unforgettable dining experience for our guests. We are also proud to donate a portion of our sales to local and global charities that aim to help children in struggling communities at home and around the world. Don’ t miss this fresh, exciting and rewarding career opportunity as a Sous Chef in Washington, DC.

Title of Position- Sous Chef

Job Description: Our Sous Chef will be the go-to person for the culinary staff- Second in command to the Executive Chef, working with both Restaurant Managers and Catering Managers. The person in this position will assist the Executive Chef in educating and mentoring the kitchen staff, keeping them up to date with any menu adjustments and maintaining consistent top-quality ingredients in every dish, every time. The Sous Chef will also assist the Executive Chef in adjusting the menu and adding new items especially on event menus. Maintaining a sanitary and organized kitchen will also be a top priority for the Sous Chef. The Sous Chef will be coached to further expand their career into an Executive position in the future. The Sous Chef will assume responsibilities of the Executive Chef in the event of their absence. As the Sous Chef it is necessary to exhibit exemplary leadership and communication skills whereas you will be the intermediary between the front and back of the house. The Sous Chef will also work with the management team to increase guest counts and sales.     


  • Industry Leading Compensation
  • Medical Insurance Plans
  • Bonus Programs Including Commission & Incentives
  • Paid Vacation
  • Career Growth Opportunities


  • The Sous Chef should always be able to provide consistent support to the success of the operation
  • Trust, honesty, integrity and a true passion for customer satisfaction is a requirement for the Sous Chef
  • A sold track record is achieving financial results is a must for the Sous Chef
  • The Sous Chef must be passionate about and thrive on the development and mentoring of others
  • High volume/ Banquet & Event experience of 3+ years’ experience as a Sous Chef is a must for this position

Apply Now – Sous Chef located in Washington, DC

If you would like to be considered for this position, email your resume to tombull@geckohospitality.Com



Tom Bull, CPC
Executive Recruiter | Restaurant Division

Tom Bull, CPC is the senior executive recruiter for Gecko Hospitality, Virginia and DC. Tom has a big background in restaurant operations with prior experience as DO for Applebee’s.

After joining Gecko in 2010 he has successfully developed an extensive client and candidate base throughout Washington DC and Virginia. Tom has received numerous awards for top performance during his career at Gecko. He receives frequent accolades from candidates and clients for his ability to fill job orders fast.

Tom’s experience in operations and recruiting provide a solid foundation allowing him to fill some of the most challenging positions, fast. He has connections at all levels within the restaurant segment from unit managers to Senior VP level operations, in addition to Executive Chefs and similar culinary roles.

Tom’s success is built on his ability to develop strong business relationships and works ethically with a high sense of urgency.

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