Head Chef
Kit Carson Lodge

Lakeside Summer Resort Seeking Head Chef

Silver Lake in the Sierra Mountains


Head Chef

Kit Carson Lodge
Kit Carson, California
Previous experience required
Start Date:
Job starts immediately! (Jul 28, 2019)

Live and work in the beautiful Sierra Nevada mountains at Kit Carson Lodge.  We are a family run operation looking for professional, friendly and energetic people that enjoy the outdoors and strive to make others happy.

We are currently seeking a full-time head chef for the 2019 season to start immediately.  

The head chef is to provide leadership for the restaurant staff. This position is a hands-on, working job, preparing high-end meals for guests in our restaurant.  The kitchen also produces daily meals for our staff during the season.  The kitchen also produces sandwiches and salads for sale in our general store.  Our restaurant is open for breakfast, soup and salad bar lunch, and dinner 6 days a week.

The head chef will oversee the breakfast/lunch cook and kitchen helper.  The head chef will develop menus for the restaurant including meal costing and ordering, be responsible for food stock and storage. This position will also be responsible for a schedule of staff meals that includes variety while maintaining reasonable costs.  

The selected individual must be experienced at preparing sauces and soups from scratch, limiting waste while maintaining high quality. Candidates must possess a culinary degree and experience working in a fast-paced setting.  The position is responsible for keeping the kitchen and its equipment clean and ready to use at all times.

Salaried position. A private room is provided free along with meals. One day off each week.

Live lakeside and enjoy all of the benefits of this beautiful resort.  Sunset Magazine called us the best mountain lodge in the Sierra five years in a row!

How to Apply

If you are interested please send a resume and references to the email provided.  We will call qualified candidates for additional information and interviews. 

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