Chef – Valencia Street Location

Company Overview

Fort Point

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Fort Point is an independent San Francisco beer company made up of people who believe the simple things in life can be a whole lot better. Our approach to brewing is to make the familiar taste unusually delicious. We’re influenced by the craft brewing tradition, but we’re also allergic to dogma. We care most about making beers worth coming back to—beers that people are proud to enjoy and share with each other.

Job Categories

  • Hours: Full-time
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  • Industry: Food and Beverage
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Job Duties

Fort Point Beer Company is seeking a Chef to help re-open our Valencia St Beer Hall and manage the kitchen thereafter. You will work closely with the company founders, previous chef (as a consultant) and senior leadership team to help staff & re-concept our flagship restaurant & taproom. Ideal candidates will have a passion for all things food, craft beer, natural wine, a strong understanding of hospitality and customer service and must have a minimum of 10 years service experience, with at least 4 years working as a kitchen manager / sous chef / chef.

You will join a team of experienced restaurant & brewery professionals and have the full support of in-house human resources, accounting, marketing & financials teams.

The work schedule will be 5 days per week, including weekend work.

Job Requirements

- Love of food, beverage and the restaurant industry
- 10+ years of working in commercial kitchens
- Proficient in all back of house operations
- Coach & teamplayer, experience training and developing cooks
- Strong understanding of menu economics, cost controlling & inventory control
- Basic familiarity with front-of-house operations
- Food purchasing
- Inventory management
- Timeclock management & employee breaking

Skills/Experience Preferred

- Fluent in Spanish (optional)


$85,000 - $100,000


Paid vacation time (3 weeks), Paid sick time (3 days), Health Care: 100% Employer contribution to Kaiser Gold plan and 50% for Dependents Eligible for Dental, Vision, Accident, Life, and Identity. Theft group plans Eligible for Pet Insurance group plan, Non Matching 401(k), Commuter pre-tax benefits, Medical and Dependent Care FSA pre-tax benefits


Full-time, must be able to work weekends

Resume Required


Cover letter Required


Other Application Requirements

Fort Point Beer Co. is committed to equal employment opportunity in all of its employment practices and makes employment decisions for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital staus, disability, military or veteran status, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protect by state or federal law. In accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records for employment.