Join Our Team!
We’re hiring. As we return to catering more ready than ever to serve, we’re building our team with a renewed dedication to cultivating a workplace where people are proud to work. From supportive management, Spanish-speaking support staff, and flexible scheduling, to free yoga classes, organized community volunteering, and family meal, It’s important to us that our employees feel supported and their voices are heard. We are committed to paying a living wage.
Chowgirls is a women-owned, award-winning Minneapolis catering company that crafts quality food with respect for people and the planet by sourcing ethically, collaborating on food rescue, and prioritizing waste diversion. We pride ourselves in leading the way in seasonal fare, thoughtful hospitality, standout experiences, and sustainable solutions. Beyond catering, we prepare meals through Minnesota Central Kitchen to feed our community in need.
What We Offer
- Flexible Scheduling - we’ll work with you to find the right fit
- Interactive training with a seasoned teams
- Opportunities for training, advancement, and full-time benefits
- Supportive team environment
- Scratch-made, local and sustainable food
What will you bring to Chowgirls?
- Growth Mindset – you have a desire for continuous improvement.
- Initiative – the ideal candidate will be a self-starter and inspires and motivates others to action.
- Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
- Availability to work nights and weekends.
The job of the Bar Coordinator is to plan, order, batch, pull, organize, maintain and inventory Chowgirls bar and beverage products. This role works closely with the Operations and Hospitality teams to ensure quality of product, event logistics are in order, and to train and manage bar staff.
Chowgirls Catering is hiring Event Managers to join our team. A minimum of two years experience in event management (or similar role) is required. Applicants must be willing to give direction and manage staff and event timelines effectively. Weekend availability is required.
Chowgirls Catering is hiring seasonal servers to join our team. We prefer candidates who have at least two years of catering experience as a server or similar role. Part time shifts are available, and weekend availability is required. Applicants must be willing to work both collaboratively as a team, and independently.
Chowgirls Catering is hiring seasonal servers and bartenders to join our team. We prefer candidates who have at least two years of catering experience as a bartender or similar role. Part time shifts are available, and weekend availability is required. Applicants must be willing to work both collaboratively as a team, and independently.
The Delivery Driver is responsible for the execution of sustainable and disposable deliveries including reporting to HQ to pick up appropriate equipment and food for a delivery, loading in, setting up, breaking down, and cleaning according to Chowgirls training, standards, and procedure.
The Party Cooks main focus is to assist onsite chefs in handling event food safely from event expo to event return. Party Cooks are responsible for food transport, kitchen set up and break down and preparing all food needed for events. This position will work directly with Chefs onsite during plated and family style events.
Chowgirls is looking to hire multiple Lead Chefs! The Lead Chef will help oversee and manage the overall production, quality control, and operations in the kitchen. Responsibilities include organizing and directing the processes necessary to provide a clean, professional, high quality, and high volume catering kitchen. This is a full-time hourly position!
We are hiring for multiple Cook positions, focusing on producing the highest quality of food while adhering to Chowgirls recipes and standards. Responsibilities include maintaining cleanliness and organization, and knowledge of food flow through the kitchen for Chowgirls and Minnesota Central Kitchen. Morning and evening shifts are available at this time.
The dishwasher maintains a clean kitchen, properly washes and sorts soiled dishes, and keeps the dish area organized and free of clutter.
How To Apply
To apply, please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
At Chowgirls, we are aware of the research showing that historically underrepresented groups are less likely to apply for a job if they don’t believe that they meet all of the criteria. Are you hesitant to submit an application because you’re not sure if you check every box? Apply anyway! We would love to hear from you and figure out what you can add to the culture here at Chowgirls.
Chowgirls policy requires all staff to be fully vaccinated as of 10/27/2021.