Chef De Partie
Sweet Basil Inc

Are you the Best Cook in the building?

Located on the banks of Gore Creek, in the heart of world class Vail Village


Chef De Partie

Sweet Basil Inc
Vail, Colorado
$54,000.00 / year
Some experience required
Start Date:
Starts soon! (Nov 01, 2021)

This is a rare opportunity for an external candidate to enter Mountain Standard as the Chef de Partie. Mountain Standard is a high energy, modern mountain restaurant, located in the heart of Vail Village. We focus on ancient cooking techniques using live wood fire. Strong technique, seasonal ingredients, and our mountain environment all influence the cuisine at Mountain Standard.

In our system, the chef de partie equates to something like a lead cook or sous chef in training position. We are looking for highly skilled cook or chef who is ready to take the next step into management, while continuing to hone their leadership style and cooking abilities. The ideal candidate will be passionate, dedicated, organized and exhibit a "will to win". Prior management experience and creative ability is a plus, but there will be plenty of opportunity to work on those skills.

The chef de partie position will include, but not limited to, the following traits and duties:
-Leadership of a service, working expeditor/middle station, ensuring all facets are up to established standards
-Contribute to menu development through recipe testing and creation
-Demonstrate the ability to work all stations within the kitchen at a high level of competency
-Participate in daily line-ups, manager meetings, and chef meetings
-Should be able to communicate clearly though established methods, such as email, group texts, and scheduling platforms
-Ability to make sound decisions in a high pressure environment
-Strong technical cooking abilities
-Desire and knowledge to train and mentor other cooks
-Establish and maintain good relationships with all employees, kitchen and front of house

The Chef de Partie, really does a bit of it all. This is a fun and multi-faceted position that provides the best of both worlds. You can continue to cook amazing food and develop new cooking skills with the wood fire, all while working on your management techniques and style. The perfect fit for that rock star cook to take the next step in their career!!!
If this describes you, then we would love to talk to you about this opportunity!!! Please send your resume and cover letter and we look forward to learning more about you!!

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