Area Director – Eastern Nebraska & Northern Missouri

Area Director – Eastern Nebraska & Northern Missouri

Posted 3 weeks ago

Lunchtime Solutions, Inc., a growing food service management company, is seeking a qualified Area Director (Operations) to oversee all assigned LSI school food service operations in Eastern Nebraska and in Northern Missouri.

The Area Director ensures leadership and support in operations, regulatory compliance, financial performance, employee relations and customer satisfaction and success, while directly overseeing assigned Food Service Directors.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and support Food Service Directors in ensuring the highest quality of service is being provided to our customers and operational/financial objectives are being met
  • Work with the Food Service Directors to plan and develop operational budgets and review financial results monthly in order to make any necessary adjustments to improve financial performance
  • Conduct audits and evaluates each school’s performance in the areas of food production, menus, ordering, recipe standards, service, point of sale, food service employee management and training, inventories, promotions, and evaluation of customer feedback

Preferred candidates will have:

  • Superior nutritional and culinary knowledge
  • Significant experience providing empowerment and coaching to staff and effectively resolving issues that arise with both staff and our customers
  • A proven ability to lead/guide teams within a decentralized organization
  • A clear commitment to prioritizing work, meeting deadlines and focusing on the “details” in our fast-paced work environment
  • Extensive and specific computer experience, including being proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Publisher
  • Obtained at least an Associate’s level degree and/or 60 credits in a “food service” related field.
  • Previous commercial or school food service experience and a minimum of 3 years of experience in school nutrition

This is a full-time exempt level position offering competitive compensation, an employee benefit package, a retirement savings 401(k) plan, paid holidays, and a robust paid time off (PTO) program.

Qualified applicants should apply via Indeed or online at:

Lunchtime Solutions Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, marital status, disability, or status as a U.S. Veteran. EOE-M/F/Disabled/Vet.

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