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General Information

Job title:
Estate Sous Chef
Job location:
Los Altos Hills, CA  94022 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted:
Job type:
-Top-tier salary, based on experience
-Healthcare plan
-Paid vacation
-Relocation package
-Discretionary bonus
Job Category:

Job Description

Los Altos Hills, CA family of five has an immediate need for a skilled sous chef to join their culinary team. The chef who is hired will need to have the availability to work a very flexible schedule, the principal’s plans change regularly. The chef must have extensive experience with healthy cooking and be willing to accommodate the very diverse needs of each family member, house guests, business associates, etc.. Ideal candidates will be very discreet, warm, cheerful, and have recent experience working on a large, multi-staffed estate. Longevity in past positions is very important to our client; they will consider chefs who have spent 3+ years in at least one past or current position. High-level restaurant experience is required, pastry experience preferred.

-Highly flexible schedule
-Long hours, late nights, weekends, holidays
-Start Date: ASAP
-Open to chefs from around the United States

Primary Responsibilities:

-Collaborate with current estate chefs to create a variety of menus based on the season and preferences of family members
-Preparing school lunches for the children, cooking for household staff
-Preparing high-level dinners as needed
-Food/wine inventory control
-Grocery shopping for all food/kitchen/supplies
-Leave healthy snacks in the refrigerator
-Prepare food for following days as needed
-Organize and manage the kitchen
-Chef should have a keen understanding of food/ kitchen sanitation
-Setting the table/table service
-Stock house with all beverages/supplies

-Top-tier salary, based on experience
-Healthcare plan
-Paid vacation
-Relocation package
-Discretionary bonus

Job Requirements

Applicant Requirements:

-Able to work a flexible schedule
-Must have extensive private chef and luxury restaurant experience
-Comfortable working in a very large estate team
-Able to work legally in the United States
-Must be able to pass an in-depth background investigation
-Excellent references from past employers
-Valid driver’s license and clean driving record-willing to use personal vehicle for work
-Must be able to willingly accommodate needs of the family
(Job number: 3666848)