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Pizzeria Lola is looking for a craft-focused, creative and collaborative Executive Chef!

Over the past eight years, Pizzeria Lola has earned a reputation for being a locally beloved hot spot and a nationally-acclaimed destination restaurant. Our culinary success is built on a foundation of teamwork, pursuit of excellence, and dedication to the craft of making pizza.  

We are intentional about building a culture of collaborative leadership, hard work, and intense focus on delivering the best possible guest experience. We recognize that each individual does their best work in a supportive atmosphere that includes coaching, high standards, and clear expectations. Creating that atmosphere is one of our primary missions.  

Pizzeria Lola's Executive Chef will be an integral part of service with opportunities to exercise culinary skills and creativity and to prioritize the administrative tasks and team development that it takes to run a high-volume kitchen. We are searching for a chef that will embrace these opportunities and lead the continued growth of a successful team.  


Pizza  Table   Meatballs   Margherita

What we are looking for:

  • A very strong desire to grow as a chef and a leader.   
  • Commitment to the craft of pizza making
  • Excellent palate and keen attention to detail
  • Strong communication and organization skills
  • Creative problem-solving capability
  • A leader who is collaborative, patient, flexible, and open to new ideas
  • Solid experience in mentoring, coaching, and developing team members
  • Ability to maintain consistency and superior quality in a high-volume environment
  • Ability to manage costs and expenses and execute sales-building initiatives
  • High level of emotional intelligence, empathy, listening skills

What we have to offer:

  • Highly competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Benefits package that includes health, life, and disability insurance; HSA and FSA accounts; Paid time off; 401k with company match
  • Fantastic food discounts at Pizzeria Lola, Hello Pizza, and Young Joni
  • An organization that cares about the wellbeing of its team members, guests, and community
  • A fun and supportive environment
  • Clear organization-wide vision, values, and guiding principles
  • Unlimited opportunities for professional and personal growth within the organization


 Pizza  Dining Room  pizza

If you are curious and eager to learn, take pride in your culinary, hospitality and leadership skills, and want to help create the magic that can happen when people gather together to enjoy a great meal, please use our online application to submit your contact information and resume. We can't wait to learn more about you!


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5557 Xerxes Ave S  | Minneapolis 55407


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