Chefs Plate is hiring an

IT Manager

Toronto, Canada

About Us

Chef’s Plate is a Toronto startup that is redefining the way Canadians eat. We provide exceptional food direct to our customers online. Since launching late 2014 we have been experiencing hyper-growth and we're looking to bring amazing people, like you, together to build the leading online food brand in Canada.

The Opportunity

Chef's Plate isn't just a food company, we're using cutting-edge technology and innovation to deliver an exceptional customer experience and drive operational efficiency.

The IT Manager position will be responsible for building and managing the IT team. You’ll be accountable for all aspects of our internal IT (computers, phones, network, software, manufacturing technology) across multiple teams in 3 locations across Canada. The position requires a diverse range technical skills and experience, as well as the ability to manage and lead a team.

Key Objectives

  • Recruit for and manage the internal IT team
  • Maintain and continually improve IT infrastructure
  • Manage budgets and develop KPIs for IT services
  • Work alongside our automation specialists to develop and deploy new initiatives within our manufacturing environments
  • Advise technology leaders in the company on ways to drive efficiency and productivity through IT
  • Manage IT assets and oversee maintenance
  • Implement process and procedure to ensure consistent quality and deliverability with respect to IT support and services
  • Manage external vendors and develop relationships
  • Understanding of linux system administration (Ubuntu & CentOS/RHEL)
  • Experience with enterprise deployment of Office365
  • Relevant job history in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with physical security technology (access control, cameras, security systems)
  • A passion for food!
  • Access to company health and dental benefits
  • Downtown Toronto location close to TTC subway
  • Employee discounts on all Chef's Plate weekly deliveries
  • Be part of startup that grows every week and is rapidly expanding across Canada!