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Food & Beverage Manager - Epicenter Entertainment Complex

Naval Station Great Lakes Great Lakes, IL
  • Expired: 11 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Food & Beverage Manager

Position is located at the "Epicenter" entertainment complex at Naval Station Great Lakes. The "Epicenter" is home to a 28 lane bowling center, 175 seat movie theater with a fast casual restaurant and sports bar operation within the facility.


Incumbent exercises overall supervision of a $2M food & bar operation. This includes oversight of the business of planning, preparing, serving and delivering all food and beverages ensuring established operational profit goals are met. This also includes following guidance on brands and also adhering to retail inventory standards which make up the majority of business within the facility.

Incumbent is responsible for the oversight and selection of 35+ food & beverage employees, both full and part-time. This includes evaluation of the performance of each employee. Also works with General Manager for scheduling of entertainment and special events and promotions in the Epicenter. This includes wholesome, creative and trendy entertainment on a nightly basis.

Incumbent makes sure policies and procedures for the control and accounting for cash and other negotiable items are strictly followed. Incumbent serves as second in command behind the General Manager and makes periodic inspections of equipment and work areas and initiates repairs and adjustments; follows prescribed maintenance program and makes recommendations for timely replacements.

*Candidate may be eligible for $2,500 Relocation Bonus

Qualifications: Must possess a thorough knowledge of restaurant, bar/night club operations, including administration, accounting, food preparation, food and beverage control, personnel, administration and purchasing specifications for food and beverages gained through actual experience (minimum of three years) and/or formal college degree in hospitality/restaurants management or related field.

Naval Station Great Lakes

Why Work Here?

Awesome career opportunity to grow with an organization which serves those who serve our country!

The Naval Station Great Lakes Morale, Welfare & Recreation (MWR) Department provides Navy personnel (including active duty and retired military, reservists, DoD employees and family members) with a varied program of wholesome and constructive off-duty leisure activities, community recreation, fitness, youth services, entertainment and hospitality. These combined services contribute to the quality of life and mission sustainment of the TOTAL FORCE stationed in and around NAVSTA Great Lakes and those authorized DoD personnel traveling to the local area.


2601 E. Paul Jones St. Great lakes, IL 60088
Great Lakes, IL