Head Chef

Vulcan Inc. Seattle , WA 98113

Posted 4 months ago

Who you are:

Somebody who enjoys cooking and is passionate about leading a culinary team, an energetic and enthusiastic leader who is looking to take their skills and passions to the next level with a company that's committed to help you grow and make a positive difference in the world.

As a member on our team you will

Lead the culinary team as a hands on member overseeing the planning, purchasing and meal preparation for the family ensuring an efficient and exquisite food service to the owners, family and guests - by:

  • Seeking and establishing a strong culinary knowledge and understanding of owner's and guest's preferences, including special recipes and dietary requirements

  • Menu planning and shopping for meals

  • Providing a strong sense of kitchen organization, sanitation and cleanliness

  • Developing the culinary team; creating the schedule and overseeing the hiring

  • Traveling domestically and internationally to various estates to support owner trips/movement (Travel estimated at 10%)

  • Having the flexibility to work night, weekends and holidays and travel on short notice

  • Being able to work Tuesday Saturday on a regular basis

You will bring this experience and skillsets

  • An Associate's degree (A.A.) in Culinary Arts and/or certification from a culinary institution and 6+ years' experience working as a Chef in a private home or high end restaurant + experience in a leadership role

  • Experience cooking across many different cuisines

  • Creativity, organization and flexibility

  • Having good interpersonal communication skills with the ability to effectively respond to requests and questions from managers, supervisors and co-workers.

Your characteristics include:

  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively in an evolving, dynamic environment.

  • Good sense of humor and desire to pause and enjoy the big wins with teammates.

  • Demonstrated honesty, responsibility, integrity and fulfillment of commitments.

  • And last but not least, grit. Your demonstrated, sustained and exuberant passion over the long-haul equals grit. We value and celebrate it.

We're committed to inclusion and equal opportunity.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The job description listed above is representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at our company. We encourage people from all walks of life to apply without regard to race, age, gender, religion, disability, LGBTQ status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Our management team does not tolerate discrimination or harassment at any point during our employees' and applicants' time with us, especially with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities, and general treatment during employment.

If you need accommodation during the application or hiring process, please contact your recruiter.


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Head Chef

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