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Summer Camp Chef
Job Code:2019-GCVC-003
Program:Galena Creek Visitor Center
Contract Length:2 Months

Job Description:


The Summer Camp Chef will begin on Sunday, June 30th and work through Friday, August 9th, 2019 as Lead Chef for a 60-person weekly summer camp in Galena Creek Recreation Area, six miles up Mt. Rose Highway from South Reno. The Galena Creek Recreation Area encompasses Washoe County and U.S. Forest Service lands and is located in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range. Food is prepared in a professional kitchen and served at the beautiful WeChMe Lodge. Camp days and preparation are generally Sunday afternoons through Friday mornings. The Chef will be assisted by one to two culinary interns.

Contract Timeline:
Timeline: Sunday, June 30th through Friday, August 9th. Sunday afternoons through Friday mornings, approximately 40 hours per week.

Galena Creek Visitor Center and WeChMe Lodge
Galena Creek Regional Park
Reno, NV

Compensation and Benefits:
Compensation and Benefits:
Candidates are on a contract basis and will receive $650 per week.

Job Qualifications:


  • Professional kitchen certification, ServSafe, is required. GBI could cover the certification fee if necessary;
  • Experience in cooking for at least 65 people at a meal is required;
  • Motivated, self-starter who is detail oriented;
  • Flexibility to handle competing and changing priorities;
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a diverse public in a variety of forums;
  • Ability to meet Washoe County Health Department kitchen and food standards.

Other Job Information (if applicable):

This position is available to all, without regard to race, color, national origin, disability, age sex, sexual orientation, political affiliation, or religion.  Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

EEO Statement
We conform to all the laws, statutes, and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We prohibit Retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint or otherwise oppose discrimination.