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Assistant Executive Chef

Fire Rock Casino

249 Historic 66
Church Rock, NM 87311

Managed By Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise


Position Summary

Under general supervision of the Executive Chef, Assistant Director of Food and Beverage and/or Director of Food and Beverage Operations, oversees food and pastry and Food & Beverage back of house operations by planning, organizing, and managing all kitchen operations and production for all food locations. Develops menus, food purchase specifications and recipes. Directly supervisors all production and pastry staff. Maintains the highest professional food quality. Maintains confidentiality of all privileged information.

Minimum Qualifications

Associates Degree in Culinary Arts or related field, plus five (5) years supervisory experience in kitchen and food operations. ACF Certification, Serve Safe Certification and gaming experience preferred. Valid Driver license. Must meet all knowledge, skills and abilities. No felony, theft or stealing convictions. Must be able to successfully pass a reemployment drug/alcohol screen, background investigation, obtain and maintain gaming license. Navajo preference.
Posted September 18, 2023

Fire Rock Casino

Fire Rock Casino in Church Rock Chapter, (near Gallup, NM) opened November 2008 and has more than 900 slots, a 300 seat Bingo Hall and 8 table games (blackjack, and poker). In addition, the facility has a full service Cheii Grill and Bar, and Food Court.

Named after the beautiful sulfur rocks that illuminate with a burning flame, Fire Rock Casino was the first of many gaming locations within the Navajo Nation. 

Surrounded by the beautiful Red Rock State Park on Historic Route 66, Fire Rock Casino provides a picturesque view that is a must-see for tourists and locals alike.

Stunning art and architecture combine to both symbolize and showcase the rich history of the Navajo people while providing a gaming experience unlike anywhere else.

Fire Rock offers the latest and hottest games, as well as an attentive and helpful staff who make our guests feel welcome.

We invite you to become a member of our valuable Team and enjoy the many benefits we offer our employees, such as 100% employer paid health benefits, participation in a 401k with company match, Paid Time Off (PTO), as well as many training programs and advancement opportunities.

Please click here to view and apply to our current open positions.