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Executive Chef

Executive Chef

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With grace-based hospitality at the forefront of its mission, WinShape Foundation places great value on the successful operation of food services for all guests. The Executive Chef will lead and impact guest experiences through the expert delivery of food services. The executive chef must demonstrate both Christ-centered servant leadership and a desire to love people through the ministry of food. This individual will be able and eager to coach, inspire and motivate team members to glorify God by creating experiences that transform lives.


Reports to:  Assistant Director, Food Services


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Company Profile



  • Create and maintains an energizing environment that results in a distinctive culinary experience
  • Lead and direct a 15- to 25-person Food Service team
  • Provide exceptional customer service to all WinShape Retreat guests
  • Lead and coordinate all food preparation, service, food appearance, and cleanliness and sanitation of production of services areas and equipment
  • Develop menus and recommend service and product improvements for special catering events, Camp season, Normandy Inn, and other scheduled functions
  • Develop recipes and portion specifications in accordance with consumer tastes and nutritional needs
  • Ensure adequate supply through oversight of purchasing of food items, smallwares, equipment, linen, and determines additional purchasing needs
  • Provide the highest standards when it comes to food and safety


  • Culinary degree or equivalent work experience in a food service environment
  • Minimum of 3-5 years management experience in a food service environment including coaching and developing staff
  • ServSafe Certification required
  • Ability to identify, anticipate, and address guest needs and desires
  • Basic knowledge of computer software systems.
  • Ability to communicate with clarity and simplicity
  • Ability to travel on a limited basis
  • Must be willing and able to work evenings and weekends as business needs require
  • Commitment to WinShape Foundations core values: People, Results, Excellence, Safety and Stewardship

FLSA Status:  Regular Full-Time, Exempt