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Chef de Cuisine
The Hermitage Inn
25 Handle Road, West Dover, VT
The Hermitage Inn hiring Chef de Cuisine in Dover, VT

The Hermitage Inn hiring Chef de Cuisine in Dover, VT

The Hermitage InnMore Info

Full Time • Salary (Based on Experience)
Expired: Jul 17, 2022

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Required Years of Experience

2 years

Job Details

Rockstar Chef De Cuisine Needed For The Hermitage Inn

The Hermitage Inn and The Schlow Restaurant Group (SRG) seek a creative, experienced Chef de Cuisine to join the kitchen team at the Hermitage Inn in West Dover, Vermont.

The perfect applicant should be even tempered, have a strong dedication to excellence, a predisposition to serve, be creative, possess exceptional skills and leadership qualities, and have a strong work ethic.

The Chefs of the Hermitage have the opportunity to collaborate with James Beard Award-winning Chef Michael Schlow, the SRG team, and the supportive ownership in making the Hermitage Inn one of the best establishments in the country.

Every day we attempt to go above and beyond expectations in our cuisine, our approach to service, and how we take care of one another.

If you are an individual that strives for greatness, wants to be surrounded by like-minded people, and is looking for an exceptional experience...stop your search. Please send us your resume because we are looking for you.

The salary and benefits package are generous, and we are looking for serious candidates ready to join the team and make this opportunity a reality.

The duties/responsibilities of the position include all of the traditional items that fall under a Chef de Cuisine’s role, including but not limited to:

  • Working with the Executive Chef to oversee and lead the back-of-house team. Monitoring and maintaining the highest culinary standards, adhering to budgets, food cost targets, labor models, etc.
  • Ensuring all aspects of service and kitchen operations are of the highest standards. Executing services in the absence of the Executive Chef.
  • Meeting with the Executive Chef to review assignments, anticipated business levels, changes and other information pertinent to the job performance. 
  • Creating and maintaining a learning environment with the kitchen team while also working on professional development. Maintaining a positive disposition with coworkers.
  • Executing and managing prep, stations, and dishes. 
  • Maintaining complete knowledge of and complying with all departmental policies/service procedures/standards. 
  • Anticipating guests’ needs, responding promptly and acknowledging all guests, however busy and whatever the time of day. 
  • Monitoring and maintaining cleanliness, sanitation and organization of assigned work areas. Maintaining and strictly abiding by health regulations and restaurant requirements. 
  • Checking production schedule and pars; Establishing priority items for the day. 

Qualification Standards:

  • Able to train and manage a large staff.
  • Able to stand for a 10-14 hour shift.
  • Experienced in high-volume food sales.
  • Possess leadership, team building and implementation skills.
  • 3 years of management experience
  • 5 years of food service experience

The salary and compensation package are generous. Other benefits include:

  • Health, dental, vision, pet and life insurance
  • 401K with a company match
  • Generous vacation policy
  • Dining benefits

Candidates must be able to lift 50 lbs, and we are an EOE.

Compensation Details

Compensation: Salary (Based on Experience)

Benefits & Perks: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, 401k, Potential Bonuses, Dining Discounts

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Fine Dining

Part of Schlow Restaurant Group

Nestled in the serene foothills of Southern Vermont’s Green Mountains, The Hermitage Inn will welcome guests with its unique brand of mountain elegance and inviting hospitality. An extensive renovation of the property and grounds will bring a luxury country resort, award-winning culinary team, and 5-star guest experience to the Deerfield Valley. Join us on the journey of this historic Vermont inn and learn more about our plans for the future.