⚜⚜⚜USA/California – Sommelier f/m/d – The French Laundry (3 Michelin*/R&CH) – Sponsored (Support work visa)

May 8, 2024

Name of establishment: The French Laundry

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Job Location: California/Yountville

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Chef Thomas Keller is:

Chef Thomas Keller is looking for individuals who are enthusiastic about food, beverage, and hospitality to join the team. Our goal is to collaborate with talented professionals and offer opportunities that promote learning and growth within the industry. 

Description of the position:

Be a leading force in the restaurant in the role of a Sommelier.  We seek a candidate who is thoughtful and inspiring to staff and guests alike; experience with high-profile guests and a high-volume environment preferred.

As a Sommelier:

Qualified candidates will have 3 years of experience in a similar or chef-driven environment. We require a strong desire for knowledge, a profound interest in food and wine along with a drive to set new standards in the profession.

We are committed to sourcing the finest ingredients, creating a product that exceeds our high standards, and delivering exceptional service to our guests. We are seeking individuals with a proven understanding of the hospitality industry as well as those who understand the importance of working as a team.
 Our company culture is founded on mentorship and providing a solid foundation of skills to support our profession. 

We are proud to offer:

• Opportunities for growth and advancement
• Company-sponsored medical and dental plans with a contribution of 51%-85% of your premium*
• Voluntary plans such as vision, life insurance, accident, short- and long-term disability insurance, and pet insurance.
• 401K with no waiting periods for your contributions and the opportunity to receive up to 4.5% of your salary as matching contributions
• Family meal
• Scholarship programs
• Peer mentorship
• Employee discounts at Chef Thomas Keller’s casual properties
• Referral bonuses for select positions
• Signing bonuses for select positions

*Company contribution depends on your plan selection. Benefit offerings are subject to change over time. 

Who are we?

Thomas Keller is regarded as a world leader in the culinary profession. The properties and people he inspires are dedicated to setting new restaurant standards in service, cuisine, and employment experience. Our goal is to collaborate with talented restaurant professionals and offer opportunities to learn and grow within the industry.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity.

Contract type: Full time

Work permit: Sponsor work visa

Restaurant award: Help to find accommodation

Contact Name: Ms. Andrea at [email protected]


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