Lead Chef

  • Poached
  • Oakland, CA, USA
  • Sep 10, 2019
Full time Chefs, Cooks, Food Preparation Workers

Job Description

WANTED: experienced, creative + highly motivated chefs to LEAD backstage catering events in the Bay AreaWe are a family owned backstage tour catering company looking for experienced lead chefs for the upcoming season. We cook for and tour with the most prominent bands and artists in the music industry. Working with us is an opportunity to do what you love, while being backstage supporting amazing artists that are doing what they love. ****we have a busy season coming up in the Bay Area market -- which includes venues in Oakland, Sacramento, San Jose, San Francisco and beyond. We are looking for solid, experienced chefs and will train the right candidate to take a leadership role in our company****Each show we do is different and provides unique challenges.It is extremely important in this industry to adapt easily, problem solve quickly, and do it all with a smile.Successful CHEF LEADS will be:Reliable + punctualGood planners -- able to schedule logistics for an event well in advanceA good listener -- able to follow unique detailed instructions for each showCreative -- in their cooking, menu writing, + problem solvingLevel-headed + able to juggle many tasks while staying calmClean + organized at all timesEqual parts hard worker + strong commanderPosses an excitement for cooking + curiosity for learning new things in the kitchenPhysically able to lift + load heavy equipmentComfortable moving quickly / being on their feet all dayEmail savvy + connected -- this is our main source of communicationFun, easy to get along with + a trusted team playerWe have a strict "no trash talking policy"! We are a family. We support each other. We believe in working hard and having fun while we do it. We encourage personal and professional growth in each of our staff members. Negativity need not apply.Please submit your resume with a little blurb introducing yourself + any questions you may have. We will get back to you asap, and truly look forward to meeting you!