Kitchen Manager – Head Chef Position

Camp High Rocks, a private boys summer camp in Western North Carolina, is seeking help with our daily culinary operations. Our team includes a kitchen manager/head chef, line cooks or chef, pantry and salad prep, trip food manager, and other general kitchen duties. Depending on your specific situation, kitchen staff may live locally, live at the camp in staff housing, or be a Cabin Counselor.

Responsibilities: The position is the overall leader in the kitchen.  Expect to train, mentor, and lead a group of staff that is responsible for feeding around 240 people three times a day.  Other duties include menu planning, scheduling, and food orders. All team members are asked to perform all elements of kitchen work from prep to clean up.

Qualifications: Prior training or experience is required.  We are looking for someone that can motivate and train a group of people in a close community.

Benefits: Starting range from $25-28/hour, depending on experience. Shift meals included and possible housing based on availability.


  • Primary Season: May 27 – August 17, 2024
  • Spring and Fall Possibilities could include May through September.

Application Procedure:

Next: Line Cook and Prep Cook