Airline Sous Chef Resume Template

The Airline Sous Chef is the vice chef who takes over the chef when he’s not around.  Not to be mistaken as an assistant chef, the Airline Sous Chef is often assigned to handle tasks that the chef is no longer able to do, like designing meals for some client airlines like Middle Eastern airlines which highly specialized kosher menu requirement while the chef concentrates on the main airline client.  In general, the Airline Sous Chef can do everything the chef can do but just occupies a less senior position.

Airline Sous Chef Resume Template

James T. Hardy

Sands St., New York City

Phone: (212) 897-3765


To work as an Airline Sous Chef for a large commercial airline, ground handler or catering company.

Summary of Qualification

  • 11 years of experience in specifying and preparing airline food in various classes of service and for various airlines
  • Excellent organizational, managerial and leadership skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Career Experience/Job History

2003 – Present: Airline Sous Chef, Gate Gourmet, JFK International, NYC

  • Agree on the division of labor with the chef and define the areas of cooperation to ensure seamless cost effective productivity
  • Design the meal tray presentation for each class of services and define the specific dish components in each class as well are routes for the assigned airline client.
  • Monitor production performance as monitored by the catering production supervisors in their respective shifts.
  • Meet and discuss with airline client representatives the specifics of their catering requirements and agree on the pricing levels.
  • Promulgate among production supervisors the airline loading schedules and define the cut off points of production for each airline


1999 – Present: Various in-house seminars on airline food preparation and production management

1995 – 1999: BA Culinary Arts,  Syracuse University, NY

Personal Reference to be furnished upon request

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