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Executive Chef

Posted June 9, 2021

Hilton Columbus/Polaris
Columbus, OH

About This Job

Do you have a passion for the culinary arts? Are you full of creativity and innovation and are you ready to execute those desires for all to experience? Then you might be the perfect candidate for our hotel! The Hilton Columbus/Polaris is currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Executive Chef to manage all aspects of our Food and Beverage department. We strive to live up to Conrad Hilton's Vision every day to Spread the Light and Warmth of Hospitality to all!

The Hilton Columbus Polaris, located in the vibrant Polaris Fashion Place District, is currently seeking an experienced and dedicated Executive Chef to manage all aspects of the Food and Beverage department. This includes overseeing all banquet functions and all outlets to include a bar and restaurant, executive lounge and in room dining. Must have at least 5 years experience in a scratch kitchen as a Sous Chef or Executive Chef and have experience creating menus for banquets and outlets. This vital position would be responsible for all aspects of managing the kitchen and kitchen personnel, ensuring the quality preparation of all menu items and proper handling/storage of all food items in accordance with standards.  Coordinate the purchase of all food and develop menus, maintaining approved food costs and labor costs. 

As an associate of the Hilton Columbus/Polaris, you will also be an associate of Crescent Hotels & Resorts, one of the nation's largest and fastest growing hospitality management companies. At Crescent we believe in being the Employer of Choice. As a full time associate and manager you will be eligible for partially employer paid health, dental, and vision insurance, as well as 100% employer paid life insurance at one times your annual salary, 100% employer paid Short Term and Long Term Disability available on the first of the month following your initial start date. You will also be eligible for participation in our 401K program after 6 months of employment, with a match of 50 cents on the dollar up to 6% and a 5 year progressive vesting schedule. You will also accrue vacation and personal time each paycheck at a rate of 10 days of vacation and 4 personal days after one year. After three months of employment you can begin utilizing any accrued personal time and after six months of employment you can begin utilizing any accrued vacation time. Full time associates also receive holiday pay for seven paid holidays a year. Every associate of ours also enjoys free parking and discounted hotel rooms within the Hilton brand and with Crescent Hotels & Resorts' properties.

Upon offer of employment candidates must be willing to submit to social security verification, criminal background check, and urinalysis drug screening.  MVR checks may also be conducted if the position requires the associate to operate a company vehicle.

The company does not offer relocation for this position.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


About this Employer

Hilton Columbus/Polaris

8700 Lyra Drive
Columbus, OH 43240

(614) 885-1600

252 Room Hotel

At A Glance

A spacious guest room with granite countertops, soft earth tones and rich dark woods awaits your arrival at Hilton Columbus/Polaris. Stay comfortable with a 55-inch HDTV, mini-refrigerator and complimentary WiFi. Our convenient location and complimentary shuttle within a 5-mile radius make it easy to get to Columbus attractions and the airport (24 hours advance notice is requested). Take time for the Papillon Day Spa, fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool.

  • Modern Columbus/Polaris hotel in northside commercial district
  • Complimentary shuttle: 5-miles & airport. Shuttle requests & accessible transport require 24-hour notice.
  • Over 15,000 sq. ft. conference & event space for 1,000 people
  • Executive rooms and suites, Executive Lounge access M-F; vouchers for Sat./Sun. arrivals
  • Papillon Day Spa, fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool