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Executive Chef
Heirloom Hospitality
217 Pierce St, Birmingham, MI 48009
Heirloom Hospitality hiring Executive Chef in Birmingham, MI

Heirloom Hospitality hiring Executive Chef in Birmingham, MI

Heirloom HospitalityMore Info

Full Time • Salary ($80k - $100k)
Expired: Jun 8, 2023

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Required Years of Experience

3 years

Job Details

Heirloom Hospitality is seeking Executive Chefs for Current and Upcoming Projects. At Heirloom, we are always seeking individuals with creativity, passion, and the drive to be the best. We admire those who want a seat (and a voice) at the table; those who wish to be strong contributing members of our growing team. If you want a career with a progressive company and appreciate being part of a supportive and collaborative team, Heirloom Hospitality is looking for YOU. We offer competitive salary, creative freedom with menu development for our beverage and culinary team members, as well as Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care benefits with weekly pay and paid vacation following 90 days of employment, and much more. We are committed to our people with career long training and development as well as endless opportunities for growth…so what are you waiting for?


As a Chef with Heirloom Hospitality you will be responsible to collaborate with Culinary Leadership and Front of House Management to effectively lead and direct the daily operations of the back of house while consistently delivering an exceptional guest and team member experience through exquisite execution. You will have creative control over your menu changes working through a structured process.  You will work in partnership with your team to drive sales, manage costs and effectively grow the business.

The Essentials:

  • Must value and support our TEAM!
  • Must prioritize our GUESTS!
  • Must be willing to learn AND teach.
  • Must love to be in the know with all things culinary and beverage.
  • Must want to contribute. We don't play on the sidelines.
  • Promote Heirloom's culture of going above and beyond.
  • Must understand the importance of consistency and care ALWAYS.
  • Must value details, ownership of your kitchen and mise en place.

We look for people that possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities that are able to explain and demonstrate they can perform the essential functions of the job. This includes, but is not limited to the following:

  • Has 3+ years of culinary management experience. High Volume & Fine Dining is a plus, but not required if you possess the right attitude.
  • Strong local culinary experience and commitment – you understand the importance of connection within our communities and work to promote and foster it.
  • Ability to assist with, hiring, training, scheduling and development to promote growth and retention.
  • Ability to work under pressure – asserting initiative, maintaining a sense of urgency both while maintaining composure.
  • Ability to connect; resolve conflict, drive engagement, and develop teams.
  • Ability to lead and impact a culture of effective of day-to-day operations by leading your kitchen and providing the essential tools needed to execute a smooth service.
  • Ability to monitor, address and document individual hourly employee performance through on-going feedback, positive recognition, formal performance reviews, coaching and, when necessary, disciplinary action up to and including employment termination.
  • Desire to understand and impact financial goals and effectively adjust operations to meet those goals as needed.
  • Ability to Innovative: Consistently introduces new ideas and demonstrates original thinking. You are a collaborator on this team of growth. You must love what you do and constantly challenge yourself creatively.
  • Desire to own and hold accountable all company core values and standards of health, safety, emergency management, sanitation & maintenance to deliver on the highest experience possible for our team and our guests.
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently run BOH shifts and operations including but not limited to food prep and cooking, ensuring adequate inventory levels of food and supplies, and supervising the kitchen, dish and all other BOH teams.
  • Breaths in the importance of quality and presentation standards in to life for their team and our guests.
  • Ability to ensure that preparation quantities support forecasted business levels through proactive management of ordering, prepping and maintaining accurate par levels.
  • Ability to walk, stand, and/or bend continuously to perform essential job function.

Other duties assigned as needed.

Willing to relocate exceptional candidates nationally.

Compensation Details

Compensation: Salary ($80,000.00 - $100,000.00)

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

Required Skills

Kitchen Management

Food Safety Knowledge

Ordering / Purchasing

Menu Development



Team Management

Recipe Development


Cleaning / Sanitation

Positive Attitude

Safety Procedures Knowledge


Inventory Management


Team Development and Training

Advanced Knife Skills


Training Others

Cost Management


Organizational Skills

Vendor Management


Culinary Skills

High Volume Cooking

Attention to Detail

Food Handler Certification


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Part of Heirloom Hospitality Group LLC

Heirloom Hospitality is one of Detroit’s top hospitality companies, with a reputation for creating uniquely exceptional guest experiences in world-class venues, delivered by passionate and intelligent professionals.


Our team members are the embodiment of who we are, composed of diverse talents from a variety of backgrounds and experience. Together they take utmost pride in cultivating the one thing that we love most - Hospitality. It is our soul, it is what drives us to the core, it is what drives our team. We believe in attention to detail and impeccable execution as the foundation for creating unforgettable moments for our guests, moments that make us proud to be Heirloom Hospitality.

We are constantly seeking out talented individuals to enrich their passion and grow with us. Be a part of the Heirloom Hospitality team as we continue to build our community together.

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