Executive Chef Casual Neighborhood Spot


Brad Metzger Restaurant Solutions

Executive Chef Casual Neighborhood Spot San Diego CA
$70000 – $80000

Popular, vivacious, neighborhood concept looking for a passionate chef to revamp and elevate their menu. Looking for someone with a strong palate and knack for international flavors. Unique opportunity to reinvent a popular, existing concept with scratch cooking! Very open to an up-and-coming Sous chef, Executive Sous Chef, or Chef de Cuisine looking to step up into a bigger leadership role.

Responsibilities include:

  • Overseeing the full scope of the kitchen on a day-to-day basis
  • Create menu items, develop and cost recipes, inventory and train cooks on proper execution
  • Staff Management (scheduling, hiring, training)
  • Work cleanly, efficiently, and with respect for ingredients 
  • Effectively Manage Costs and Labor
  • Leading and mentoring a strong team
  • Report to senior management and ownership


Executive Chef Preferred Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience Sous Chef / Exec Sous Chef or 1+ years experience Chef de Cuisine or Executive Chef
  • Passionate, creative, and talented
  • A positive leader who is organized and with great communication skills
  • Enforcement of safety/sanitation standards and procedures
  • Food handlers license 
  • Appreciation for scratch cooking and international flavors
  • Experience in managing inventory and cost controls


Compensation includes:

  • Base salary in the 70-80K Range
  • PTO plan
  • Medical insurance

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