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BBq Chef
Beach Plum Farm
140 Stevens St, Cape May, NJ 08204, United States
Beach Plum Farm hiring BBq Chef in West Cape May, NJ

Beach Plum Farm hiring BBq Chef in West Cape May, NJ

Beach Plum FarmMore Info

Full Time • Hourly (Based on Experience)
Expired: May 2, 2024

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Required Years of Experience

1 year

Job Details

Beach Plum Farm is an idyllic retreat nestled in the heart of West Cape May NJ, renowned for its picturesque landscapes and commitment to sustainable farming practices. We take pride in offering our guests an unforgettable culinary experience, showcasing the freshest ingredients straight from our farm to their table. As we continue to expand our offerings, we are seeking a skilled BBQ Pitmaster to join our dynamic team.

Position Overview: Are you passionate about the art of BBQ? Do you have a keen eye for detail and a knack for creating mouthwatering dishes that leave guests craving for more? If so, we want you to join our team as our BBQ Pitmaster. In this role, you will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of our BBQ operations, from menu creation to food preparation and presentation. You will have the opportunity to showcase your creativity and expertise while working in a collaborative and supportive environment.


  • Develop and execute an innovative BBQ menu that highlights the freshest seasonal ingredients sourced from Beach Plum Farm
  • Prepare and cook a variety of BBQ dishes
  • Ensure the quality and consistency of all BBQ offerings, adhering to food safety and sanitation standards at all times
  • Collaborate with the culinary team to create synergy between BBQ offerings and other menu items
  • Train and mentor kitchen staff on BBQ techniques and best practices
  • Manage inventory and order supplies as needed to support BBQ operations
  • Uphold Beach Plum Farm's commitment to sustainability by minimizing waste and utilizing locally sourced ingredients whenever possible
  • Maintain a clean and organized BBQ station, including equipment maintenance and sanitation


  • Proven experience as a BBQ Pitmaster or similar role, with a strong understanding of smoking and grilling techniques
  • Extensive knowledge of different cuts of meat and poultry, as well as seasoning and flavor profiles
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment, while maintaining attention to detail and quality
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with team members
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and manage multiple responsibilities simultaneously
  • A passion for food and a dedication to delivering an exceptional culinary experience to our guests


  • Competitive salary
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment
  • The opportunity to work in a beautiful and inspiring setting at Beach Plum Farm

If you are a BBQ enthusiast with a passion for creating delicious and memorable dishes, we want to hear from you! Join us at Beach Plum Farm and be a part of our mission to celebrate the best of farm-to-table cuisine. Apply now with your resume and a cover letter outlining why you are the perfect fit for this role. We look forward to welcoming you to our team!

Compensation Details

Compensation: Hourly (Based on Experience)

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

Required Skills

BBQ Techniques

Menu Creation

Food Preparation

Food Presentation


Training and Mentoring

Inventory Management

Supply Ordering

Sustainability Practices

Equipment Maintenance

Smoking and Grilling Techniques

Knowledge of Cuts of Meat and Poultry

Attention to Detail

Quality Control



Organizational Skills

Time Management

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Part of Cape Resorts

Beach Plum Farm is located less than two miles from Cape May’s historic downtown. Established in 2008 by owners Curtis Bashaw and Will Riccio, this working farm is open to the public and welcomes visitors from near and far.

Since 2008, Beach Plum Farm has grown to produce over 100 kinds of fruits and vegetables as well as chickens, eggs and Berkshire Hogs. The Farm provides produce and meats to local Cape May restaurants including The Ebbitt Room, the Blue Pig Tavern, the Rusty Nail, the Boiler Room, Louisa’s Café and more.