Kitchen Director

  • Belleville, IL, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

**FireSeeds is the recruiting firm partnered with Chick-fil-A Green Mount Commons. You are applying to the Kitchen Director position with Chick-fil-A**

Located near St. Louis, MO, Chick-fil-A Green Mount Commons is owned and operated by Ben Winner who’s been the Operator of this location for about 2 years. Ben is excited about the growth that this location has been experiencing, consistently ranking as one of the fastest growing locations in the country. Ben and his team of 100 team members attempt to create an incredibly healthy organization and culture for all who work on the team and for guests who visit every day. This company exists to provide an incredible work experience that focuses on developing individuals to succeed inside and outside of Chick-fil-A. Join a growing team that is dedicated to seeing you succeed and strives to deliver a remarkable experience to each and every guest.

Job Description

Chick-fil-A Green Mount Commons is seeking a Kitchen Director who can execute the store vision and business plan. This leader will oversee all aspects of the Back of House restaurant operations to ensure operational excellence while also having the opportunity to speak into the future success of the business. This individual will work very closely with the Owner/Operator and will be mentored to run the business at a high level. The Kitchen Director will accomplish a wide range of tasks from coaching team members, analyzing business results and metrics, implementing new strategies, managing the Back of House leaders, and executing leadership development with team members.


  • Lead and manage all Back of House operations with excellence
  • Understand and maintain awareness of key metrics for success
  • Collaborate on best practices with other members of Operations Team
  • Develop and implement structural systems based on different results and analytics
  • Communicate vision and direction to team members
  • Help shape the business and bring new ideas to the table
  • Develop and execute team development rhythms and structures
  • Meet regularly with the Operator and lead and coach other Directors
  • Ensure Chick-fil-A Green Mount Commons is meeting and exceeding all Chick-fil-A standards


  • Bachelors Degree Required
  • 2+ years of previous leadership experience that demonstrates strong leadership ability
  • Experience in kitchen and back of house leadership
  • Humble; willing to do tasks that others might consider beneath them
  • Ability to bring positive energy to the room; evident that you love what you do
  • Driven to achieve excellence in all areas
  • Display servant leadership to everyone you lead
  • Incredible desire and drive when it comes to work ethic
  • Ability to see things through to completion
  • Displayed history of high level of performance
  • Ability to comprehend and implement systems
  • Provide consistent and determined service to guests and team
  • Possess personal empowerment; ability to empower others
  • Ability to take ownership

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.