Parker Palm Springs is searching for an Executive Chef to take the helm and lead the charge of a highly recognized and successful luxury hotel that loves to shake up the dining scene of Palm Springs and Southern California.
The successful candidate must be energetic and enthusiastic, highly motivated with exceptional culinary expertise, creativity and an unwavering passion for excellence.
You will be leading the Culinary team for the entire Estate including our premiere dining restaurant, mister parker’s; Norma’s, of NYC fame, a 5 star diner serving indulgent comfort food all day, and several other outlets and all Banquet operations.
You will be responsible for leading the team that wines and dines our guests. We are looking for the right person who has the expertise to develop our team, menus while simultaneously meeting the needs of the Estates financial goals.
And…you will have a presence in all facets of the food & beverage operation! Mentoring, guiding, cooking, and training our employees. Working closely with our Sales and Catering team to woo guests looking to experience The Parker’s envied events. We want the whole enchilada!
The Parker hopes you are up for the challenge and excited to be part of a diverse cast of cohorts and a worldly clientele. If you are confident in your abilities and passionate about guest service, then step up to the Parker’s Happy Chic Stage.
But most of all, we want you to dazzle our guests’ with your personality and fabulous attitude!
Compensation will be commensurate with experience.
2 – 3 years of culinary management experience in a high end or 5 star/5 diamond luxury hotel preferred.
The “You Have to Have’s” of Happy Chic
- You have an outgoing personality, positive attitude, initiative, and flair
- You handle pressure with panache
- You are focused and persistent
- You have an opinion
- You like being on stage
- You are creative
- You are Always Happy, Never Satisfied
- You are Enthusiastic
- You know when to stop talking and really LISTEN
- You have a passionate work ethic … as if you were the owner of the place
…and of course, there are the usual essentials:
- You can push, pull, lift, and carry in excess of 20 pounds, walk and stand for extended periods of time.
Think you’re ready to step up to Happy Chic – where quality has no ceiling and warmth knows no boundaries? If so – email us your resume. Of course, you are welcome to come and apply in person. EOE
PLEASE NOTE: Due to receiving lots of resumes we cannot get back to each applicant. We will contact those applicants that best suit our needs. Thanks!