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The Culinistas - San Francisco hiring Private Chef in San Francisco, CA

The Culinistas - San FranciscoMore Info

Part Time • Daily ($150.00 - $650.00)
Expired: Mar 22, 2024

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Required Years of Experience

3 years

Job Details

The Culinistas is coming to San Francisco in 2024!

 Freelance Private Chefs

About Us

The Culinistas is a culinary resource that gives everyone the freedom and confidence to connect around a meal. We match vetted private chefs with households for in-home meal prep, gatherings, cooking class demos and custom needs—like full time or traveling positions. As a company built by and for chefs, we deeply value the creativity and specialness of each chef, and feel proud to continue expanding our culinary community. 

Main Markets: NYC, the Hamptons, Washington D.C. & Los Angeles

Growing Markets: Upstate New York, Northern New Jersey, Westchester County, Connecticut

Coming Soon: Austin, San Francisco

Job Description

We offer private chef opportunities that fit your schedule and needs. As a Culinista chef, you have the opportunity to pursue your culinary passion without sacrificing a stable and balanced life.

  • Work on your terms: meal prepping a few times a week, dinner parties every weekend, or two months of full time summer work.
  • Career Growth: We hire chefs straight from culinary school as well as lauded culinary talents looking for their next challenge.
  • Easy Admin: You love to cook, not do paperwork. We handle the booking, logistics, menu selection, and billing, so you can focus on what happens in the kitchen.
  • Travel Opportunities: We offer seasonal work and traveling positions for chefs who are interested in temporarily relocating.

You Have

  • 3+ Years of professional kitchen experience
  • Culinary School degree and/or experience in restaurant kitchens
  • A combination of fine dining and private chef experience
  • Ease & comfort cooking in high-net worth households
  • Advanced knife skills

You Are

  • Agile, adaptable, and highly organized
  • Thorough with food safety and cleaning
  • Highly skilled chef
  • Comfortable working with specific needs (i.e dietary restrictions, allergies)
  • Attentive to presentation - from keeping a tidy kitchen during service to storing/plating/serving food
  • Passionate about hospitality with a knack for creating memorable moments around food

To Apply
Apply via our website ( and select "Become a Culinista Chef" in the upper righthand corner. This will bring you to our chef overview page where you can apply based on your nearest market (eg Connecticut-based applicants should select NYC). We review website applicants much more consistently. Chefs that only apply through Culinary Agents may not be seen by our Hiring Team.

Compensation Details

Compensation: Daily ($150.00 - $650.00)

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