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Land Inspired Event Chef Residency in Taos, New Mexico
The Stakeout
101 Stake Out Dr, Ranchos De Taos, NM 87557, United States
The Stakeout hiring Land Inspired Event Chef Residency in Taos, New Mexico in Ranchos de Taos, NM

The Stakeout hiring Land Inspired Event Chef Residency in Taos, New Mexico in Ranchos de Taos, NM

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Seasonal • Salary (Based on Experience)
Expired: Feb 20, 2022

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Required Years of Experience

2 years

Job Details
The Stakeout’s Chef in Residence Program is a 9 month vehicle for both the tenured culinarian & the emerging culinary artist to experience the many layered landscapes of Taos: on the plate, in the kitchen, amongst the people & of the land.  We create collaborative opportunities working within the traditional hospitality industry using our well-organized calendar of weekly events. Additionally, the residency encourages new directions in thought, practice & enterprise by fostering the creativity of each applicant.  We provide a structure for each resident based on their individual interests, whether enabling a much needed sabbatical into the mountains of Northern New Mexico or by opening the doors of our community to collaboration, education & the honing of skills
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The Stakeout Chef in Residency Program is an opportunity to expand on your career inside the hospitality industry.  Unlike other programs The Stakeout does not require that the participant pay for their residency; all chefs will be compensated for their time. Our Chef Residency includes:

  • 9 month in-person residency between March- November. Potential for additional weeks on both ends of the residency

  • Weekly salary

  • Furnished housing provided. Utilities included

  • Head chef position at The Stakeout for all events: (see Responsibilities section below)

  • Dedicated time-off each week for personal exploration

  • Established local farm connections

  • Stakeout supper clubs / community events / collaborative events. Tapping into The Stakeout community to conceive, create & execute private & public events 

  • The Stakeout maintains a front & back of house staff, with a full-time Director of Operations to run the FOH, & aid in all events and collaborations.

  • A food budget to source ingredients from our local partner farms and markets

  • Professional kitchen space and pantry

Compensation Details

Compensation: Salary (Based on Experience)

Benefits & Perks: Housing Included, Local Farm, Ranch and Maker Mentorship Relationships Ready, Flexible Schedule

Required Skills

Kitchen Management

Cost Management

Inventory Management

Training Others

Menu Development

Safety Procedures Knowledge

Ordering / Purchasing

Team Management

Food Safety Knowledge


Culinary Skills


Recipe Development

Organizational Skills

Cleaning / Sanitation


High Volume Cooking

Attention to Detail

Food Handler Certification

Written Communication

Plating and Presentation

Events Management Knowledge

Can Lift Up to 50 Lbs


Vegan / Vegetarian Cooking

Industry Trends Knowledge

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Farm To Table

Event Catering, Private / Social Club, Event, Special Events Company, Upscale Casual, Other