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Foodie Opportunities

Bookmark this page! Because it’s where we post all kinds of opportunities for foodies!  

Job in the culinary industry, casting calls, local foodie events … you name it.   Hey, we’re here for ya!    

COMMUNITY FOODIE JOB BOARD

We often receive notices and requests from area restaurants and organizations seeking qualified candidates for various positions in the culinary industry.   We’ll post these on this page. If you’d like us to include YOUR company’s information on our page, email marti@kcculinary.com with a description of the position and your contact information. (Be sure to circle back and update us when you’ve filled the position so that we can remove the post.  Thanks!)

The Culinary Center of Kansas City Is Looking For A Part-Time Kitchen Wizard!
We’re hiring! As part of the operations team, this part-time Kitchen Wizard position is responsible for general operations including, but not limited to, washing and cleaning tableware, pots, pans and cooking equipment, set up and breakdown of cooking classes and events, and other daily utility and/or maintenance duties as assigned.  Click here for more info.

Are You Passionate About Olive Oil?
The Tasteful Olive in Downtown Overland Park is looking for new staff to join their team in June. If you’re passionate about using high-quality olive oils & vinegars (or have a willingness to learn), enjoy working with people and sharing the knowledge and use of their products with customer, and have functional skills on an iPad, you may want to apply! They have several shifts available for part-time workers, from 5-10 to 20-30 hours/week. Call 913/649.7900 for more information or stop in the store to pick up an application.
(Posted 5/16/19)

Sports Bar Seeks Line Cooks
A busy Sports Bar on 103rd St in KCMO is looking for Line Cooks. If interested in the position, apply in person at 1227 W 103rd St., KCMO 64114. Ask for Melissa. “Great pay and flexible hours.”
(Posted 5/9/19)

Food & Beverage Positions Available @ Hollywood Casino.
Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway (Penn National Gaming, Inc.) is hiring Food & Beverage Outlet Assistant Manager, Barbacks, Bussers, Cashier/Hosts, Cooks – All Levels, Food & Beverage Attendant and Servers. Apply now @ http://www.pngaming.com/careers.
(posted 5/13/19)

Food & Beverage Positions Available @ Argosy Casino.
Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa (Penn National Gaming, Inc.) is hiring Barback, Bussers, Beverage Servers, Cafeteria Attendant, Cooks/Cold Prep, Hosts/Hostess and Servers. Apply now @ http://www.pngaming.com/careers.
(posted 5/13/19)

Marina Grog and Galley Is Hiring Line Cooks, FT/PT
The Marina Grog and Galley at Lake Lotawana has Line Cook positions available, full& part time. Call 816-578-5511 or email lmcfarland1985@gmail.com if you think you’re right for the job.
(posted 4/30/19)

Dairy Queen Is Hiring Cake Decorators & More.
Dairy Queen of Johnson County is looking for cake decorators, grill and chill team members and more!  Apply today @ http://www.fnfdq.com
(posted 4/17/19)

Washburn University of Technology Is Hiring A Culinary Arts Technical Instructor.
This position is a 10-month, full-time, benefits-eligible position. Preferred Qualifications include Associates degree in Culinary Arts with 2+ years as a chef, Small business experience, Experience teaching in a culinary program and Experience at all stations within a commercial kitchen. Application Review begins April 15, 2019. Apply now @ https://washburn.edu.
(posted 3/27/19)

Help Wanted @ the InterContinental Kansas City at The Plaza.
The Intercontinental Hotel is looking for an Executive Chef, Franchise Bartender at American Slang, Steward/Dishwasher, Restaurant Host/Hostess, Restaurant Bus Attendant/Food Runner, Banquet Sous Chef, Cook II Banquet Kitchen, Sous Chef – American Slang Restaurant, Restaurant Kitchen/Cook I, Banquet Houseman, Restaurant Server and Banquet Server, Apply now @ http://hospitalityonline.com.
(posted 3/04/19)

Treat America (DBA Company Kitchen) is Hiring a Variety of Positions.
There are a number of positions available at Treat America around the Kansas City metro area, including PT Utility/Cook, Contract Feeding/Cook 1, Grill Cook – Evening Shift, Utility – Day Shift, PT Dishwasher/Utility, Dishwasher/Prep, Cook 2, Cashier, Driver/Server, Commissary Worker, Order Picker – 2nd shift, Route Drive/Merchandiser, Router Manager, Catering Assistant, Barista, Cook 1, Prep Cook. To submit an application, apply online at companykitchen.com.
(posted 2/21/19)

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FOODIE CASTING CALLS

Final Weeks of Casting for Family Food Showdown
Food Network is looking for families for the next season of Family Food Showdown! Families of three compete for the chance to win a CASH PRIZE and become the Family Food Champion. Apply at familyfoodcasting.com.
(posted on 4/30/19) 

Casting Now Open for Supermarket Cooking Competition
Chefs/Cooks being cast for a fun, new supermarket cooking competition show, Supermarket Stakeout! Are you a creative chef who can think and cook on your feet? For this fast-paced supermarket competition, they’re looking for outgoing, skilled chefs who are clever, resourceful and inventive. This is your chance to win a cash prize and become a supermarket champion. Apply today at www.supermarketcooking.com.
(posted on 4/1/19)

Home Bakers Being Cast for New Baking Show
Are you a home baker looking to up your baking game, check out of your daily life and head to Bakeaway Camp? Part exclusive culinary retreat, part baking bootcamp and part summer camp-inspired competition with a sweet cash prize await you on this new series. Apply today at www.bakeawaycamp.com.
(posted on 3/27/19)

Food Network Casting Baking Shows…
Food Network is scouring the country looking for the best and most versatile bakers for the upcoming seasons of Halloween Baking Championship, Holiday Baking Championship & Kids Baking Championship. (Only submissions sent by parents will be accepted for the Kids Baking Championship will be accepted). If you think you (or your junior baker) are perfect for one of these shows, please apply today at www.bakingchampionship.com.
(posted on 3/12/19)

Chopped Junior Is Now Casting
Food Network is now casting the most talented kid chefs around the country for Chopped Junior! Does your kid cook like a professional chef? They are in search of young culinary masterminds between the ages of 9 and 12 who have what it takes to compete! Apply now @ www.jscasting.com.
(posted on 1/31/19)

LOCAL FOODIE EVENTS

Edible Discussions
On the second Monday of every month, the Corinth Neighborhood Library at 8100 Mission Road in Prairie Village, KS, hosts a potluck and discussion on cookbooks, food and cooking. Share a favorite dish, test other people’s creations, learn new techniques from an expert, and discuss food with other foodies.
The theme on Mon, May 13 is Chocolate with Christopher Elbow Chocolates.