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Executive Chef

posted November 9, 2019

The Dalmar, Fort Lauderdale, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Fort Lauderdale, FL
759138 l

About This Job

The Executive Chef, reporting to the Director of Food & Drink, is responsible for the culinary experiences of the hotel; interfacing with our clients and guests for the most memorable of experiences while meeting and exceeding every expectation.

The professional we seek should be a good communicator, have good leadership skills to represent the company, be pro-active, loyal, reliable and hard working.  We seek to create a sense of place that will insure, inspire and motivate the overall culinary staff in creating memorable moments.

Position requirements include, but not limited to;

  • A degree or diploma in Culinary, Hotel Management or a combination of equivalent education and experience.

  • Demonstrating progressive career growth and a pattern of exceptional performance.

  • Strong and demonstrated ability in creativity, flair and out-of-the-box thinking.

  • Experience in being a driving force behind the culinary department.

  • Demonstrated knowledge in both simple and complex food production and service

  • Strong skills to participate as a member of the executive team to achieve the highest levels of performance

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Flexibility to respond to a range of different work situations

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Committed to delivering high levels of customer service

  • Professionally represent the hotel in community and industry organizations and events

Highly desirable skills include;

  • Experience in Luxury and / or Boutique Properties

  • Experience of Dual Brands

  • Experience with an independent operator

  • Experience with Urban Resorts

  • Experience with creative food / dish development and presentation

The culinary professional we choose will enjoy competitive wages, will be eligible for our benefit package including medical / dental, life insurances, ST/LT disability and Supplemental options as well as an annual bonus plan plus training & development and career advancement opportunities.

For immediate consideration, please submit your resume and salary requirements via the Wurzak Hotel Group website (



About This Employer

The Dalmar, Fort Lauderdale, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel

299 North Federal Highway
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

(954) 945-9500

209 Room Hotel

Managed by

Our Hotel

THE DALMAR is the first luxury lifestyle hotel in downtown Fort Lauderdale, offering independent design that links West Coast style to an East Coast vibe, with nostalgic nods, contemporary flair, and timeless twists. Each of our 209 guest rooms and suites—some with balconies—affords beautiful views of downtown to the beach. In-room technology includes a 55-inch LCD TV, WiFi for streaming, Alexa and iPad for on-command services. Luxurious linens rest atop a premium pillow top mattress. Bathrooms feature spa showers and exclusively curated bath amenities. Keep fit in the 24-Hour fitness center, take a swim in our outdoor pool, attend a session in the yoga studio, or jump in a shuttle to get to the nearby Beach. Enjoy a night out in Sparrow, our rooftop bar and peer from our 25th story looking over-top of the south Florida coastline. We also offer 4 other dining and drinks options that are popular with the locals.