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Sous Chef
San Francisco
Permanent Full Time

Little Creatures Brewing was born out of the love of great beer!


Little Creatures is seeking a talented Sous Chef with experience designing and preparing high-end gastropub style cuisine. We’re looking for a creative individual who is willing to work alongside our Executive Chef while setting the direction and strategy for the kitchen team. The Sous Chef will lead our Creature kitchen team in delivering high-quality consistent food product concurrently pursuing improvements in safety, quality, value, process excellence, and culture. The successful candidate will assist the Executive Chef in both culinary and administrative tasks while communicating with the General Manager to ensure customer satisfaction. We’re looking for a professional who is dedicated to food quality and sets high standards for their output. Apply today if you can bring excellent culinary skills and high energy to this exciting opportunity!


  • Continuously improve the safety and wellbeing of our people and our business
  • Train and maintain food safety procedures in accordance with state and federal regulations for the production, storage and service of food
  • Monitor the food safety program and provide timely feedback to direct reports.
  • Ensure all equipment and substances are used and maintained in a safe condition, including monthly review of the preventative maintenance schedule


  • Responsible for maintaining continued improved quality control, including incoming raw materials, disciplined food production and strong process controls on outgoing food items.
  • Conduct quality control inspections to ensure department adheres to organizational standards, kitchen cleanliness, hygiene standards, food handling and storage standards.


  • Improvement in site team member engagement drivers and overall talent management.
  • Maintain open communication with Brand, Marketing and brewery supporting and interacting to build trusting relationships
  • Provide supervision, instruction and technical training to ensure team members have the knowledge and skills required to undertake their work duties professionally and safely to minimize risk


  • Responsible for detailed food management, using tools to analysis consumer behaviours, forecasting stock control, product pricing.
  • Provides overall strategic thought leadership and input directly at a site level
  • Maintain knowledge of current and emerging trends to produce products that impact business opportunity through research, development and technical excellence


  • Responsible for delivering site training and people development
  • Menu evolution and product development
  • Deliver on hospitality growth and customer engagement across the site



  • 2 years working on a high-volume kitchen team
  • A broad and in-depth understanding of hospitality including local and industry trends, key suppliers and customers
  • Regulatory and legal compliance knowledge and understanding of implications to the business
  • Detailed knowledge in the financial management of food operations, managing budgets, wage costs forecasting, sales analysis, and reporting
  • Proven ability to motivate and inspire people at all levels to build a high achieving team
  • Cross-functional agility and can easily work with other key stakeholders and departments to influence outcomes
  • Strong management skills and ability to manage cross-functional teams


Please email your resume for immediate consideration to awesomejobs@littlecreatures.com or Apply by using the link located below. Cheers!

Little Creatures started in 2000 in Fremantle, Australia with the ambition of bringing a new style of Pale Ale to Australians. Using US hops combined with a passion for beer the brand has grown into one of the most well-known breweries in Australia and is now available in over 30 countries. Creatures is part of the Lion group, a leading food & beverage company in the Australasia region growing into new markets including the UK & USA. With a portfolio of market-leading names in beer, spirits, wine & more, each day millions of people wake up, refuel, celebrate and wind down with our iconic brands.


More: lionco.com

Jobs: lioncareers.com

Creatures’ story: https://littlecreatures.com.