Assistant Kitchen Manager

  • MeeT Restaurants
  • Jun 10, 2021
Full time Chef/ Cook Management Restaurant-Food Service

Job Description

Position Summary

The AKMs pour their hearts into their kitchens to ensure that guests receive the best possible experience and that staff are motivated and inspired to be their best selves. They work closely with the Kitchen Manager to execute our award-winning recipes and develop fresh, new ones too!

About MeeT

We are mission-driven; looking to change the food industry and the public’s perception of plant-based food! We’re seeking to lead the industry in providing amazing vegan comfort food that everyone can enjoy while helping our employees grow and develop in their personal and professional lives.

Core Responsibilities

Make Great Food!!

  • Helps develop recipes for our creative weekly food feature program
  • Ensures our award-winning menu is cooked and plated to perfection


  • Coaches and provides leadership to all kitchen staff
  • Leads with respect, and provides feedback and motivation; trains Leads to do the same so that employees can reach their full potential.

Continuous Improvement

  • Makes suggestions to improve the staff and guest experience
  • Acts as a strong presence in the restaurant to provide support and inspiration to the team.
  • Monitors dishes to ensure they’re prepared according to the syllabus and that taste, portioning, and plating are correct before they leave the line.


  • Helps manage scheduling, inventory, orders
  • Keeps on top of checklists, WhatsApp, meetings

About You

  • 2+ years full-service kitchen management experience
  • Strong TeeM management skills and the ability to motivate others.
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Positive, professional, and responsive work attitude.
  • Genuine enthusiasm and aptitude for food and hospitality.
  • Exceptional organization, time management, prioritization and self-starter skills.
  • Strong commitment to consistency and quality standards.
  • Takes personal responsibility for the continuous learning of new knowledge, skills and experiences


  • Base salary, plus performance-based bonus
  • Extended medical and dental benefits
  • Reimbursement for wellness /active lifestyle activities
  • Free meals on shift
  • Discounts at our sister grocery store
  • A gift card loaded monthly for use at any of our restaurants
  • Technology allowance
  • A TeeM environment that makes work satisfying and fun - not just lip service!
  • Working directly with a passionate and dedicated ownership team, who is actively building a mission-driven business
  • As an expeditiously growing company, there are many opportunities for growth paths with us!