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
Restaurant Manager - position filled
The Deerfield Inn is actively looking for a FT Restaurant Manager who possesses the "hospitality gene", knowledge, passion, kindness, and experience, to work with and assist lead our dedicated team in Champney's, our casual upscale tavern and restaurant.
Champney's Restaurant & Tavern has recently been beautifully renovated and is located within the internationally recognized Deerfield Inn. Champney's has an active tavern and dining scene with 18 seat dining bar, 80 seat tavern, and 50 seat restaurant. There are 70-120 seats in the Terrace, a special event space.
Our management team includes Chef de Cuisine, Bar Manager, Special Events/Private Dining Manager and Innkeepers.
We have a Lead Housekeeper with a strong department, an engaging front desk team, a FT maintenance person, and Team Leaders in Champney's.
This position has the potential to lead to an expanded role of learning all aspects of running a full service country inn and to being Assistant Innkeeper.
Here are some factors that may enable you to jump start your success in this position:
• A minimum of 3 years hospitality and customer service management experience preferred
• Customer service-focused, poised, and able to make sure every guest of inn and Champney's leaves satisfied and eager to return
• Skillful planner, detail-oriented, with knowledge of dining room operation fundamentals
• Strong communication skills with the ability to resolve conflict and think on your feet
• Outgoing personality and a good memory with expertise at developing relationships and leading others
• Engaging, positive attitude that inspires others
The compensation package includes a respectful base salary and performance bonus. Benefits include group health, dental benefits, 401K plan, vacations and professional development and dining allowance.
Successful applicant will live within easy commuting distance. Position becomes available July or August 2016
Inquiries: Interested individuals should send resumé and a well-conceived cover letter in strictest confidence to email@example.com.
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.