Campus Cooks

Unit Manager / Chef

Michigan State - East Lansing, MI - Full Time

Are you an experienced chef who is seeking a better work life balance to stop working late nights, and spend more time with friends and family? Would you like to create your own menus, select and order your own products, and prepare healthy and delicious meals from scratch? Is having major holidays off with full pay an opportunity you would love to take advantage of? How about enjoying your summers off?

If so, Campus Cooks invites you to join our team as a Unit Manager/Chef!

Company Description:

Campus Cooks are the experts in kitchen management and meal service for fraternities and sororities since 1994.  Our professional chefs go beyond daily food preparation, in order to strengthen our belief in promoting a stronger sense of brotherhood and sisterhood through a superior meal service.  Campus Cooks believes that every fraternity and sorority chapter deserves healthy, quality meals prepared by a professional well trained staff, and a meal service program that eliminates the stress of managing a kitchen for student leaders, house directors, and alumni advisors.  Operating in multiple states and campuses across the country, Campus Cooks provides employees the opportunity to be creative, take managerial ownership of assigned areas and have fun all while providing the highest levels of quality and service.


Position Description:
The Unit Manager/Chef is responsible for running an onsite kitchen of a fraternity or sorority. The position requires the individual to collaborate with the clientele to create a balanced and innovative menu, place online product and supply orders through multiple vendors, and use various creative cost effective techniques to execute meals from scratch.

Job Duties:

  • Collaborate with client to design a weekly menu
  • Execute delicious meals in a timely manner in accordance with site agreement
  • Interact daily with students/clients providing excellent customer service
  • Maintain product and supply inventory through online ordering
  • Report financial and other required results electronically
  • Maintain a weekly established budget
  • Maintain cleanliness and basic maintenance of kitchen spaces and equipment


  • Paid holidays
  • No late nights
  • 401-K options
  • Comprehensive training program
  • Competitive salary
  • Health benefits


  • 2 to 5 years kitchen management experience.
  • Minimum one year experience in online ordering with major food vendor.
  • Serv-Safe certified.
  • Experience in cost effective and creative menu development.
  • Culinary degree/certification preferred.
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