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Lead Food & Beverage - Sous Chef - Winter Seasonal

Date:  Feb 16, 2021

Mercersburg, PA, US

Company:  Whitetail Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2020/2021

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak. 


Whitetail Mountain Resort is now part of the Vail Resorts family and we’ve started hiring for our Winter 20-21 season! All Whitetail Mountain Resort employees receive a FREE ski pass that gives you access to skiing and riding at all Vail Resorts-owned mountains. Along with the free ski pass, employees also get discounts on food, lodging, and retail products, along with other pro-deal discounts on brand names. Join the team this season for an Experience of a Lifetime!


The Sous Chef is a leader in the kitchen and will assist in managing all culinary aspects.


  • Assist executive chef in day to day operations of fine dining restaurants.
  • Responsibilities include writing daily menu, ordering, receiving, teaching culinary students, scheduling, etc.
  • Supervises daily operations of the kitchen and staff in accordance with defined food program to set standards.
  • Managing budget and food cost control
  • Supervising kitchen staff and developing staff
  • Create a team atmosphere and lead by example
  • Assist with hiring, discipline and retaining employees
  • Other duties as assigned per management



  • Graduate of accredited culinary program or ACF apprenticeship program or 5 years culinary supervisory experience in a hotel or resort setting
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate professionally. Must be able to write and produce menu.
  • Culinary degree preferred.
  • High school diploma or equivalent is required
  • The ability to work independently and contribute to a positive, productive work environment
  • A flexible schedule including early mornings, weekends, and holidays
  • Be able to lift up to 50lbs and stand for long periods of time
  • Resumes required


As one of Pennsylvania’s premier skiing locations, Whitetail Mountain has everything guests need to make epic memories. Join our team and experience the outdoors like never before. Your adventure starts now.  www.vailresortscareers.com

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 254548

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg