The Deerfield Inn and Champney’s, our farm to table restaurant, are located in the center of the historic village of Deerfield in northwestern Massachusetts. If you’re friendly, caring, motivated, and enjoy being around both folk from the area and people who visit from all over the world, we invite you to join our team. It’s a happy work environment with high social media ratings, great local support, and the best and most kind-hearted staff anywhere!
Current Employment Opportunities
The INNKEEPER, or co-Innkeepers, administers the DEERFIELD INN with Champney’s Restaurant, for its parent organization Historic Deerfield, Inc., in Deerfield, MA. The Deerfield Inn is a 24-room, 4-star, full-service country inn with a restaurant, tavern, and function business. The Innkeepers are responsible for all aspects of the business and administer a full-time and seasonal staff while maintaining operational and hospitality standards.
- Oversight of all guest services
- Hotel and rates management
- Restaurant and kitchen management
- Private dining and special events
- Creativity in marketing and advertisement, and social media management
- Close attention to customer satisfaction metrics and staff performance
- Staff training
- HR management
- Office management, capital and annual operating budgets, inventories
- Knowledge of Hospitality Systems Management (Micros, RoomMaster, etc)
- Decoration and design
- Performance of tasks as required and requested
The Innkeeper reports to the Director of Finance.
Requirements: Minimum 10 years of experience in hospitality with an emphasis on food and beverage. Professional training in the hospitality business is desirable.
Benefits: The employment package/contract can include housing at Historic Deerfield, Inc., which participates in a TIAA-CREF retirement plan. Persons already enrolled in TIAA-CREF or who have been employed for two years by a not-for-profit, tax-exempt organization may transfer to Historic Deerfield’s plan in which the institution pays half (5% of salary) and the individual pays half (5% of salary). Others must wait two years for eligibility. Historic Deerfield offers a health maintenance organization plan and a dental insurance plan. In each, Historic Deerfield pays 90% of individual coverage or 50% of family coverage. Historic Deerfield offers long-term disability insurance in which the employee pays 25% and Historic Deerfield pays 75%. Other benefits include paid vacation, paid holidays and paid sick time. AA/EOE
Inquiries: Interested individuals should send resumé and a well-conceived cover letter in strictest confidence to email@example.com
Experienced Servers - Filled for the Season
Champney's Restaurant & Tavern is looking for full and part-time servers . Breakfast, lunch, dinner and functions - all shifts available at a busy, cheerful, and successful establishment. Consider joining our team and working in a happy place with supportive and kind staff. If interested please submit your resumé in total confidence.
Please visit www.champneysrestaurant.com to learn more about us, and check out our customer reviews on TripAdvisor.
Assistant Special Events Planner - temporarily filled in-house
We do many events of all kinds over the year – showers, weddings, elopements, private dinners, group lunches, high teas, rehearsals… and each event is designed to be just as the guests have requested. We are not a cookie cutter place and we take one event at a time, giving each one the same attention to detail and service to create lasting and joyous memories. If you like to bring pleasure into people’s lives, are outgoing, upbeat, switched on, and caring, and would like to join Alicia and her team, please submit your resumé in total confidence. The pay is good, as are the benefits.
Please visit www.deerfieldinn.com to learn more about us, and check out our reviews on TripAdvisor.