Chef Team needed for awesome family based in Ohio and Montana

04/11/2019 | | |

We are currently looking for 2 private chefs for this wonderful family. We would like to have the chefs work a rotating schedule 30 days on and 30 days off and the last week would overlap so that chefs can work together. The Chefs would work in both OH and MT, but primarily MT for now. Each property has a guest suite for the Chefs, company car would be available and flights to and from home/work each month would be paid by the company. Salary for this position is $55k, PTO is 4-6 months off and we offer a full benefit package. We would like to start interviewing candidates asap. Selected candidates will be required to have 3-5 day trial as a part of the interview process. Please advise if you are able to assist with this search. Thanks so much!

Hiring (2) Professional Chefs
Schedule – 30 days on/ 30 days off
Full Benefit Package – Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Long & Short Term Disability
Family Home: Columbus, OH & MT

A lovely family in the Columbus area is seeking 2 experienced Professional Chefs to join our team. The positions are full time and Chef team will work 30 days on and will have 30 days off – rotating their schedules. Full benefits package after 30 days of employment (medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and paid time off). Must be flexible, enjoy travel, have private chef experience in family home, table setting experience, wine pairing experience, provide excellent service, ability to create a resort like guest experience, can take direction, great communication, work well with others, and adapt to change. The Ideal candidates for this role is creative, detail oriented, organized and enjoys working in a team setting. Applicants need to be honest, trustworthy and understand the importance of maintaining discretion. Should have long-term references, experience cooking in private homes and must be flexible with schedule and work location.

General Responsibilities:
·         Preparing daily meals for the family and staff
·         Creating menus for the family/guests and customizing menus for special dietary needs
·         Coordinating cooking and serving times for the family
·         Shopping at the grocery store for meals and snacks
·         Keeping the kitchen, fridge, and cabinets clean, stocked and organized
·         Being familiar with the likes and dislikes of family and repeat guests
·         Keeping up-to-date on the latest culinary trends and fads
·         Anticipate family and guest needs
·         Create high-quality, nutritious meals and snacks ensuring that the freshest ingredients are used
·         Working within the household budget
·         Acting as a caterer/server for special events and holidays
·         Properly storing ingredients and leftovers
·         Keeping records and receipts of all food purchases
·         Maintaining all kitchen equipment
·         Maintaining wine inventory
·         Running errands
·         Occasional travel with the family
·         Packing to-go meals, lunches, and snacks
·         Pitching in wherever necessary. Can Do attitude
·         Other duties as needed

Job qualifications and skills:
·         Professional cooking experience required – must be confident in the kitchen
·         Working in a private household – 2 plus years preferred
·         Experience with entertaining to including formal table setting, serving, bartending, wine pairing
·         Awesome organization and time management skills
·         Flexible, ability to multi-task and take direction and open to receiving feedback
·         Must be proactive, and take initiative to get things done
·         Adapting to changing schedules and a wide variety of job duties
·         Dedicated work ethic and commitment to the team
·         Must have an eye for detail
·         Positive attitude
·         Dependability a must
·         Culinary degree a plus!