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Executive Sous Chef

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Iron Hill Brewery West Chester , PA 19388

Posted 3 months ago

Executive Sous Chef Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant

Voted TOP WORKPLACE, 11 years running!

Recognized for our contributions to charity!

We're brewing up new restaurants faster than you can say "mise en place." If you're a seasoned kitchen sous chef with a sharp eye for managing and developing your people, we want you to bring your skills to our table!

Here's what we're looking for:

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience as a high-performing, manager-level Chef of a full-service, high volume restaurant with a scratch kitchen (250-450 covers per dinner shift) , required

  • Proven track record of coaching and developing direct reports

  • Experience within a corporate structure a plus

  • Experience operating with structured management systems strongly preferred

  • Willingness to commute up to one hour for work or up to thirty miles one way, whichever is greater

  • ServSafe Certification preferred

At Iron Hill Brewery, our Executive Sous Chefs work closely with the Head Chefs to manage, coach, and develop their kitchen staff to ensure that the execution of the kitchen is consistent with our Core Values:


  • Responsible for the overall development of kitchen staff in the restaurant.

  • Assess, hire, and retain culinary talent, and oversee the success of the hourly Back of House training program.

  • Exemplifying passion about our products, our standards, and leading the entire team to ensure that our culture of "Inspiring Loyalty" is promoted throughout the whole restaurant.


  • Protect the guest-experience by maintaining the highest level of excellence with regards to food safety, sanitation, product quality, recipe adherence, and plating procedures.

  • Develop strategies to promote the Iron Hill Brand within the four walls by executing special daily features as well as special event dinners and promotions.


  • Collaborate with Head Chefs and Sous Chefs to manage budgeted food and labor costs through effective ordering, inventory, and scheduling practices.

  • Educate managers and staff with strategic ways to drive sales (for example: cost-effective specials, special appetizers, desserts, etc).

We've got a flight of reasons to brew a career with us:

  • Work/life balance --- 5-day work week, between 50-60 hours

  • Generous bonus structure

  • Medical, vision and dental insurance

  • 401K with a company match

  • Paid Time Off managers accrue 10 days per year

  • Discounts and a Comp Card (based on restaurant sales) for free food & beer

  • Development opportunities as we open new restaurants!

About Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant:

Founded by home brewers Kevin Finn and Mark Edelson and restaurateur Kevin Davies in Newark, DE twenty years ago, Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant has blossomed from one restaurant and brewery to twelve locations across the mid-Atlantic region.

Each restaurant is dedicated to producing and serving top-quality hand-crafted beers and cuisine in a warm and hospitable setting, and all are open seven days a week for lunch and dinner. In 2014, Zagat honored Iron Hill by naming them the most popular restaurant in Philadelphia, and their beers have earned 45 medals from the Great American Beer Festival in an unbroken 20-year winning streak that continues today.

Iron Hill Brewery is an E-Verify registered Employer.

E-Verify is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Iron Hill Brewery provides equal opportunities for employment and advancement for all individuals, regardless of age, gender, race, religion, color, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other legally protected category.


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Executive Sous Chef

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Iron Hill Brewery