Job Title: Event Chef 

Requisition ID: 14540 

Segment: Dining & Events 

Brand: Design-Cuisine 

Work Arrangement: Onsite 

State: Virginia (US-VA) 

The Role at a glance:

We are looking to add a skilled, experienced Event Chef to our Dining & Events team in the Arlington, VA/DC area. As an Event Chef, you will have the opportunity to lead meal service and a talented kitchen staff for a variety of events. 

What you'll be doing:

  • Training kitchen staff as needed. 
  • Ensuring that kitchen has correct stock for event menu. 
  • Participating in all aspects of food preparation. 
  • Ensuring that kitchen staff adheres to all safety and sanitation policies, procedures, and regulations. 

What we're looking for:


  • At least three years’ relevant experience. 
  • Superior knowledge of food preparation and kitchen safety. 
  • Excellent leadership skills. 
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal. 


  • Prior experience in a leadership or supervisory role. 

Where you'll be working:

Design Cuisine Events

Our Benefits:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Voluntary UNUM offering for Accident, Critical Illness and Hospital Indemnity
  • Discount Program
  • Commuter Benefits (Parking and Transit) 
  • EAP
  • 401k
  • Sick Time
  • Holiday Pay (9 paid holidays)
  • Paid Time Off 

About Design Cuisine:

Located in the Washington, DC area, Design Cuisine offers catering and business dining services to clients across the city. With our nation’s historic capital as a backdrop, Design Cuisine creates unforgettable dining experiences every day.

About Elior North America:

Elior North America 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 or protected veteran status. We are committed to diversity and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and abilities. We take pride in supporting the development of our employees and their skills at all levels and in fostering an environment of growth.

At Elior North America, we are committed to offering growth and advancement opportunities for all of our employees. The valuable skills and experience you’ve gained with Elior will propel you further in your career, whether with our corporate office or one of our brand segments.

Disclaimer: This job description can be revised  by management as needed.




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Nearest Major Market: Arlington Virginia
Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC