Executive Chef (Multi-Concept Brand)

Job Description

The Executive Chef is responsible for leading and supporting all Culinary Innovation and Restaurant Kitchen Operations. The purpose of this position is to ensure all CDA Resort restaurants are achieving all financial results, overseeing, creating, and maintaining proper systems and procedures, and leading the Culinary Innovation process and ongoing menu development, as well as ensuring the proper training and ongoing development of all kitchen team members within CDA Resort. 


The Executive Chef will work closely with the Food and Beverage Director and Restaurant Chef’s to ensure effective innovation and operational management across all platforms; including accuracy of all kitchen standards, guest and team member safety, recipes adherence, product management and purchasing.

Job Requirements


  • Certification from American Culinary Association or other professional hospitality association.

  • Certified in food safety and sanitation through Panhandle Health District.

  • Must be willing to work weekends, holidays, and whenever our business level dictates.

  • 8 years food service experience with multi-unit management. High volume and fine dining experience preferred.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Culinary Arts and/other Hospitality Management degree preferred. 

  • Manage the team members through proper documentation and progressive discipline procedures.

  • Proactive management style.

  • Effective daily organization, planning and time management skills.

  • Maintain a balanced lifestyle.

  • Have basic computer skills.

  • Pursue continued education, professional growth, and career development.

  • Excellent follow through skills.

  • Must possess a positive, enthusiastic attitude.

  • Provide efficient, courteous service to guests, team members, and other departments

  • Must be willing to be calm and organized when busy and willing to work as part of a winning team.

  • Must be able to interact and positively motivate the teams, creating an environment that inspires individuals to work for the “team” not themselves.

Additional Details

Date posted: 02/23/2022

Salary: 150,000+

Location: Coeur D'Alene Resort

Contact: Blake Hansen

Phone: 6264820201

Email: bhansen@cdaresort.com

Prefer: email

Company Name: Coeur D' Alene Resort


At CDA Resort, it’s all about our Guests! From inception, The Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort has been dedicated to providing the best Guest experience possible. This philosophy continues to drive The Resort and its namesake city forward, propelling Coeur d’Alene to the upper echelons of world-class luxury destinations worldwide.   The Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort is located in northern Idaho, on the north shore of Lake Coeur d'Alene, acclaimed by National Geographic as one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. In the years since our founding in 1986, The Resort has grown into a top travel site for visitors from near and far. In addition to our world-famous golf course featuring the world’s only floating green, amenities at our resort include The Coeur d’ Alene Resort Spa, convention facilities, a marina, a fitness center and pools, shops, and various restaurants and nightlife—all featuring excellent service, incredible views, and an emphasis on our beautiful natural surroundings.

website: https://www.cdaresort.com/