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Sushi Chef|Japanese restaurant operated by U.S.-based restaurant group

Japanese restaurant operated by a major U.S. restaurant group in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is looking for a Sushi Chef position at a casual to fine style sushi and Japanese restaurant.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for a job with stable benefits and compensation! (Recruiter will explain more about this position)

Relocation cost support is also available for those who live in other states.
Relocation expenses can be negotiated.


<Company Information>

Number of employees: 100-999 or more
Year of establishment: 1995
*About this restaurant:
A leading company operating over 40 restaurants on the East Coast.
Operating not only Japanese restaurants, but also American, Italian, Latin, and Asian concept restaurants.
An American owned restaurant company.


<Restaurant Information>
Opening date: 2022
Price range: $31 to $50
*For group dining and private events (approximately 250 guests)
*Opening hours: Lunch time to dinner time (including happy hour)


<Job Description>

  • General cooking duties
  • Work closely with the Japanese-speaking Head Chef to perform duties.
  • Ensure all menu items are prepared, presented and inspected in a timely manner to ensure quality levels, portion control and plate presentation are consistently adhered to.
  • Train/mentor/share skills with other sushi chefs and kitchen staff
  • Multi-task in a fast-paced environment in a restaurant serving modern Japanese cuisine.
  • Ensure food safety procedures are followed in accordance with policies and health/sanitation regulations.
  • Maintain prompt and accurate service, good guest relations, and ensure products meet quality standards.



  • U.S. work visa required (only applicants with a green card or U.S. citizenship should apply).
  • At least 2 years of experience as a sushi chef with experience in all sushi preparation including sushi, sashimi, and maki.
  • Must be able to interact with customers in a professional and courteous manner in an open kitchen environment.
  • English: Business to native level


<Recommended Points>

  • We offer stable benefits, compensation, salary increase, and promotion system.
  • High-paying jobs (bonus and incentive programs are available)
  • Philadelphia has a good transportation system and is an easy place to live compared to other states. You can also take a day trip to NY or NJ for fun.
  • The environment is conducive for children to study. There are many historical buildings and museums where you can learn about American history.
  • Many of the employees in the restaurant are locals, The atmosphere in the company is diverse, The atmosphere in the company is diverse.
Employment Status Full Time, Exempt
Position Sushi Chef
Language English/ Japanese
Working Hours Work 5 days from Monday to Sunday *Break time: 1 hour
Salary $75,000-85,000+ (To be determined after interview depending on experience. Negotiable)
Benefit Health Insurance (Medical, Prescription, Vision, Dental, AD&D (Accident & Disease), Disability Insurance (Disability Benefits)
Life Insurance
Hospital Indemnity Insurance
commuter benefits
FITNESS APPLICATIONS and FITNESS GYM FEE DISCOUNT PROGRAM (includes $150 gift card gift, free immunizations, etc.)
COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (college scholarship waiver program, limited)
Maternity and parental leave available (maternity leave benefit allowance)
401K Plan
Incentives available (bonus program available)
Promotions and salary increases available (on a negotiable basis)
PTO Holidays (paid vacations) and Sick Leave available
Employee discounts available
Relocation expenses paid
Signing bonus (may be paid in some cases, but not guaranteed)
Other benefits
Employment Type: Full Time

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