Posted in Back of House on September 8, 2017

Soif Wine Bar

Soif Wine Bar is the premier wine and food venue in Santa Cruz.

Established, full service restaurant located in Santa Cruz seeks Chef

We are looking for a creative, and proficient in all aspects of food preparation, executive chef. You will be “the chief” and maintain complete control of the kitchen. This is an excellent opportunity in a demanding environment.


Plan and direct food preparation and culinary activities

Modify and create menus that meet standards congruent with this restaurant

Estimate food requirements and food/labor costs

Supervise kitchen staff’s activities

Arrange for equipment purchases and repairs

Recruit and manage kitchen staff

Rectify arising problems or complaints

Perform administrative duties

Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards

Maintain a positive and professional approach with coworkers and customers


2+ years of experience as a head chef

Excellent record of kitchen management

Ability to spot and resolve problems efficiently

Capable of delegating multiple tasks

Communication and leadership skills

Keep up with cooking trends and best practices

Working knowledge of various computer software programs (MS Office, restaurant management software, POS)

BS degree in culinary science, related certificate or commensurate experience


This position is available immediately. Competitive salary and benefits are available.   Please respond via e-mail with a current resume. Please send all resumes posted in the body of the email, attachments will not be open. Subject line should read: Chef Resume. Thank You!

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