HRAIT – Employment Agency

Executive Chef

A Japanese Restaurant located in Georgia, Atlanta is currently looking for someone who can take on the role of Executive Chef who is dedicated to serving authentic Japanese dishes to its patrons.
As the culinary maestro of our upscale Japanese dining experience, you’ll bring your expertise in Japanese cuisine and thrive in the energy of a scratch kitchen environment.

What You Need:

  • Culinary Mastery: Proven experience as an Executive Chef with a strong background in Japanese cuisine.
  • Innovative Spirit: A passion for exploring new culinary trends and techniques.
  • Team Leadership: Demonstrated success in leading high-performing culinary teams.
  • Scratch Kitchen Expertise: Experience and expertise in a scratch kitchen environment.
  • Organizational Prowess: Strong organizational and leadership skills.


Flexibility: Your schedule may vary (days, nights, weekends, holidays) based on seasonality, covers, and hours of operation. In general, you can anticipate working 50 to 55 hours a week.

In Your Role, You Will:

  • Foster Collaboration: Promote a “one-team, one-dream” mentality that encourages the recruitment and nurturing of the right individuals who are ready to serve our guests, achieve financial goals, and create memorable experiences.
  • Cultivate Humility & Transparency: Create a culture of humility, transparency, and ethical conduct where everyone feels safe, cared for, and inspired.
  • Lead with Integrity: Set the example by demonstrating all responsibilities of each position in the kitchen when needed. Lead by example and set the tone for health, safety, and cleanliness throughout the property.
  • Enrich Your Community: Join volunteer and charity initiatives we support. Engage with local farms to source fresh, quality products while also educating junior team members and advocating for their growth and development.
  • Show Compassion and Empathy: Listen to your team, be understanding, and provide a humane approach when individually coaching, inspiring everyone to excel.
  • Leave a Lasting Impression: Deliver a sense of home through quality, consistency, and teamwork.
  • Embrace Positivity: Cultivate a welcoming and approachable environment that is solution-driven, with a smile.
  • Foster Fun at Work: Influence and lead a positive, collaborative, and enjoyable team environment where everyone is treated with respect and kindness.

As a Valued Member of the Team, You Can Expect:

  • Competitive Compensation: Competitive base pay, performance-based bonuses (paid quarterly), and PTO benefits after 90 days.
  • Health & Wellness: Comprehensive health insurance coverage, including medical, dental, vision, and more.
  • Financial Planning: Access to a 401K plan with a 50% match on your first 6% investment, along with Roth options.
  • Home Loan Program: We offer a zero-interest housing loan program to help you achieve your dream of home ownership.
  • Employee Discounts: Enjoy discounts at our 15 restaurant concepts and growing boutique hotels division.
  • Family Time: Benefit from 4 weeks of PTO for maternity/paternity leave.

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