Sous Chef - Fawn and Fable

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort   Farmington, PA   Full-time     Food Service
Posted on March 4, 2024
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Are you a passionate chef with the desire to expand your career within an upscale restaurant? Our luxury resort is growing fast and offers various opportunities that will set you on a path to future success. As the Sous Chef, you will get the opportunity to enhance your fine dining culinary skills in addition to leading a team of professional culinarians in the absence of the Chef de Cuisine.

How you can help: If you pride yourself on attention to detail, perfecting each dish every time, then we have room for you here at Nemacolin resort.


  • Establishes menu forecasts based on house counts or business forecast, previous experience, date, etc.                                    
  • Posts menu forecasts and prop list for all kitchen associates to view.
  • Verifies that all portion sizes, quality standards, department rules/policies/procedures are maintained by kitchen associates.                                                                  
  • Supervises and assists in the production of all food items.
  • Assists chef in placing all meat, fish, and produce orders. 
  • Assists in scheduling of all kitchen associates.                                                          
  • Takes accountability for all guest complaints and makes the sure problem is taken care of.  Reports problem to Chef de Cuisine.                                                        
  • Verifies and assists in the placing of all requisitions to the warehouse for food items, chemicals, liquors, and paper.                                                                                   
  • Completes line up with servers and restaurant manager every night prior to opening to review special veg, starch, soup, and gives an explanation of all questions asked.   
  • Supervises kitchen preparation service of all stations


  • Minimum of two years in food preparation.
  • Must be able to speak English.
  • Must be able to speak clearly and listen attentively to kitchen associates, dining room staff, and guests.
  • Must be able to read and write to facilitate the communication process.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, weekends, and holidays.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.


Kick-start your career at Nemacolin, a world-renowned luxury resort nestled in southwestern Pennsylvania. Nemacolin boasts an unparalleled blend of elegance and adventure, offering an array of amenities that redefine luxury. With two Forbes-rated hotels from which to choose, guests are treated to the epitome of comfort and style. A five-star, five-diamond restaurant sets the stage for exquisite dining experiences, while our on-site wildlife habitats bring animal encounters to a whole new level. The opulent spa, championship golf courses, and a range of outdoor activities, including fly fishing, skiing, and snowboarding, provide a holistic and exciting getaway.

As a part of the Nemacolin team, you'll have the chance to work in a dynamic and supportive environment where your skills and passion will flourish. We believe in fostering growth and providing our team members with opportunities to shine and advance in their careers. Join us in delivering unparalleled experiences that leave lasting memories for our cherished guests and members. Real Life Magic meets boundless opportunity at Nemacolin. Come, be a part of it!


What is in it for you? As a Nemacolin associate, you won’t just have a bright future — you’ll have a bright present! You are invited to join our warm, supportive community, where you’ll enjoy competitive wages, exciting events, a full suite of benefits, discounts, and perks, and access to amenities at our associate community Wisteria.

  • Attractive 401(k) plan
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and personal hours
  • Family medical, dental, and vision insurance. Long-term and short-term disability insurance
  • Employee and educational assistance program
  • Up to 40% off Retail, Spa, Activities, Food and Beverage at the Resort
  • On-site uniform and dry-cleaning services
  • Discounted meals during breaks in associate break areas

Wisteria Associate Community- Wisteria is Nemacolin’s way of showing our appreciation to our associates. This neighborhood is exclusive to associates and contains a Pub, Market, and Fitness Center. As a member of Team Nemacolin, you’ll enjoy these exclusive amenities.

Associate Recognition programs- Nemacolin realizes that our associates help to set us apart from other organizations in the industry through their commitment to providing exceptional service and their ability to consistently exceed guests’ expectations.

Nemacolin promotes a culture of continuous learning for our associates. We are strongly committed to comprehensive professional development programs:

  • Opportunities for advancement – At Nemacolin, we encourage our associates to grow within the organization and gain experience in a variety of departments to better understand the hospitality industry. Nemacolin prides itself on promoting from within the organization, and many of our upper-level managers began in entry-level positions and advanced into their current roles.
  • Mentoring and coaching programs – As a new associate, we provide a level of mentoring that is best suited to you to enhance your growth and career interests, while sharing knowledge, advice, and encouragement along the way.