How much does a Development Chef make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Development Chef in the United States is $33 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $27 and $42. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Development Chef?

A Development Chef is a trained chef specialising in the development of new dishes or food products. With food companies, this type of chef is often responsible for the creating of new pre-prepared meals and food products. Within health care, the chef is often responsible for the development of variations on mainstream meals, to fit different types of diets while still having an appetizing meal. Individual restaurants seldom have development chefs but restaurant chains often do. Here the chef is typically responsible for designing dishes and ensuring that the local kitchen staff can create/pr...

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Hotel Greene - 23219 , VA
We would love a chef with experience in European cuisine, but more importantly, someone who enjoys ... Manage all back of house staff in kitchen, including ongoing training, development, & follow up * ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Xceltech Corporation - Herndon , VA
... Ansible, Chef or Puppet) ndash Ansible preferred Scripting with Python MUST HAVE ACTIVE GIT HUB ... Enable "DevOps" mindset into the organization by working collaboratively with Dev and operations ... - 1 day ago
Goodwin Recruiting - Norfolk , VA
CORPORATE CHEF Iconic Southern restaurant group has an immediate opening for a CORPORATE CHEF in ... Track record of new restaurant development and design * Culinary degree from an accredited culinary ...
ZipRecruiter - 29 days ago
C2 Essentials Inc. - Manassas , VA
... Chef, Tomcat. • Proficient with application, operation, and maintenance of Docker, KVM, and Open vSwitch. • Three or more year's current experience in a Dev Ops role (7-10 years of experience ...
Monster - 47 days ago
Great American Restaurants - Fairfax , VA
In the last couple months, we have developed a new concept called Taqueria Loca which has opened in ... The Sous Chef is primarily responsible for shift management and ensuring outstanding food quality ...
ZipRecruiter - 51 days ago
Orofino Restaurant - City of Fredericksburg , VA
We are seeking a Sous Chef Needed to join our team! You will thrive in a fast-paced environment and ... Check freshness and quality of ingredients * Assist in the development of menu items * Standardize ...
ZipRecruiter - 83 days ago
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