Boyd Gaming


Requisition ID
Food & Beverage
Position Type

What would I be doing?

The Ched de Cuisine is responsible for developing an environment that creates excitement for guests and employees, promoting and retaining a highly skilled work force.  The Chef de Cuisine is also responsible for overseeing food preparation on all shifts for an assigned food outlet to ensure quality food and guest satisfaction.  Coordinates with front-of-the-house staff to ensure effective coordination of service in order to achieve the company’s food service goals.


(The following statements are intended as general illustrations of the work in this job class and are not all-inclusive for this position.)


  1. Responsible for actively building and retaining customer relations and acts as a mentor to employees in order to provide superior customers service level.
  1. Hires, trains, motivates, evaluates and supervises staff to ensure that employees receive adequate guidance and resources to accomplish established objectives.
  1. Establishes and maintains training and development procedures to ensure superior customer service standards are achieved.
  1. Maintains department objectives, standards, guidelines and budget to ensure proper management of department.
  1. Monitors food purchasing, staffing, food preparation and food inventory in order to control food and labor cost and waste, ensuring adherence to the budget.
  1. Monitors and evaluates food preparation by observing cooking techniques and tasting results to ensure food quality and consistency according to standards.
  1. Assists in developing menu changes to ensure variety and food quality.
  1. Monitors and advises on storage of food items to ensure quality of food and compliance with health requirements
  2. Assists Executive Chef and Banquet Chef in other kitchen areas on a relief basis as necessary.




  • Ability to use all tools associated with the position including but not limited to knives, slicers and choppers.
  • This position is subject to varying noise levels, extreme heat and cold; proper clothing is provided.
  • Ability to review and comprehend recipes and other necessary documentation.
  • Ability to inspect quality of all food items.
  • Ability to observe and direct actions of subordinates, monitor all activity within the room, and to inspect and maintain areas for which responsible.
  • Ability to move effectively and efficiently throughout work areas.


What are we looking for?

These skills are typically acquired through a minimum of eight years progressive food preparation experience, or through the completion of a culinary arts degree or accredited apprenticeship and four years of progressive food preparation experience with at least one year in a supervisory capacity.

  • Knowledge of and ability to prepare stocks, soups, mother sauces, all varieties of meat including veal, pork, beef, lamb, poultry, game and seafood.
  • Complete understanding of kitchen operations.
  • Demonstrated organizational skills, budgeting experience and full understanding of financials.
  • Previous supervisory experience.
  • Must have previous Asian cuisine experience
  • Must be able to speak English

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: (Licenses, Certifications, Testing, etc.):

  • Possession of, and ability to obtain and maintain a valid gaming license within assigned state of employment and other jurisdictions
  • Must successfully pass background check
  • Must successfully pass an alcohol and drug screening
  • Must be 21 years of age

What would it be like to work at this property?

Photo - St. Charles


Overlooking the Missouri River, this 130,000 square-foot casino and AAA Four Diamond full-service luxury suite hotel is in historic St. Charles. With an architectural design derived from the historic wharf and train stations, Ameristar Casino Resort Spa St. Charles hints at the action inside. The streetscape continues the theme by following the design cues of St. Charles Port District complete with seven dining outlets, 12 bars, an entertainment venue, a full-service luxury day spa, indoor/outdoor pool, gift shop and 22,000 square-foot conference center.


Ameristar St. Charles

One Ameristar Blvd.

St. Charles, MO 63301


What would it be like to be a Boyd Gaming Team Member?

Boyd Gaming Corporation has been successful in gaming jurisdiction in which we operate in the United States and is one of the premier casino entertainment companies in the United States. Never content to rest upon our successes, we will continue to evolve and retain a position of leadership in our industry.

Our past success, our current business philosophies and our sound business planning, combine to position Boyd Gaming Corporation to maximize value for our shareholders, our team members and our communities.

Corporate Mission
We, as members of Boyd Gaming Corporation, operate with only the highest degree of integrity, and rely on the competence and friendliness of each person in our organization to provide entertainment and service to satisfy our customers' wants.

Through teamwork, we strive to maximize shareholder value, to be among the leading companies in our industry and to provide opportunities for all while we support and enhance our communities.

Company Vision
Boyd Gaming is one of the nation’s leading casino entertainment companies. But we’re so much more – a Fortune 1000 company that retains the philosophy of a family-owned business, focused on creating long-term, sustainable growth for our shareholders. This philosophy defines and separates us from the competition, making us unique in our industry.

From our earliest beginnings in the 1970s, we made a commitment to our shareholders and our team members to create an operating style built around family. In a highly competitive industry, our Boyd Style of hospitality has come to define us in a most unique way.

Forging ahead in the coming years, we will remain focused on our three main goals: improving our operating performance, continuing to execute on our current growth strategy, and demonstrating our branding initiatives.

We remain confident in the strength of our Company to successfully meet whatever challenges lie ahead.


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