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Seeking a Head Chef with vision, leadership, and integrity to develop great neighborhood Italian spot.
Nonna, sister restaurant to the acclaimed DOC in Northeast Portland, is seeking a new Head Chef. Nonna is a grea mashup of East Coast Italian neighborhood tradition and Portland creativity in the heart of a neighborhood that’s legendary for great food and drink. There’s now an opportunity for a new chef to take what we’ve started and run with it. The casual, Italian, ciccheti-inspired menu is concise, locally-sourced and seasonal, accessible, yet refined. If this sounds like your cup of negroni, read on.
The head Chef is the salaried manager and inspirational leader of the kitchen team, responsible for menu planning and ordering, budgeting, communicating effectively with staff and owners, hiring and mentoring kitchen staff, troubleshooting and much more. The position includes medical insurance, a handful of paid holidays and paid vacation after a period of demonstrated commitment. To be considered for this position you should have a minimum of 2 years of experience as chef. Working in a small kitchen a plus.
– great communication skills in English and some Spanish a plus
– a positive and professional approach to staff and diners
– minimum of 3 years experience in a restaurant
– hard working
– positive attitude
– experience in a management position a plus
– food costing
– team work
– passion for italian food a plus