TORC restaurant in Napa is in search of a highly skilled CHEF DE CUISINE to join our team.
Passionate, knowledgeable, minimum 5 years fine dining experience, with 2 years in a management position preferred. Must be a motivated self starter, capable to work fish, meat and garde manger stations, work neatly and organized, with respect to products and the profession. Must be proficient in butchering of whole animals and fish and contemporary sauce making techniques. Must be willing to learn new/different techniques and standards.
Candidates must be able to accurately and efficiently work full service shifts as well as prepare and portion food products prior to cooking. Developing, costing and implementing new menu items.
Developing menu items
Running the line and ensuring quality service
Daily food purchasing, inventorying and organizing of prep
Prep work and maintenance of quality standards
Communicating clearly with managers, kitchen and front of house staff
Ability to lift 60 lbs and to work in a standing position for long periods of time
Scheduling and mentoring of Chef de Parties, prep cooks and dish staff
Conversational Spanish is preferred. Must have a flexible schedule.
Interested applicants please submit your resume with current references
Extremely Competitive Salary, Health Insurance, PTO
Advanced Knife Handling
Culinary Menu / Recipe Development
Enforcement Of Safety / Sanitation Standards
Food Cost Optimization