Train as Demi Chef in California!
Do you enjoy the outdoors with plenty of sun year round? Discover the beautiful Wine Country in California while you are taste testing all the wines from the region, explore by hot air balloon or rail!
The host employer will provide a uniform but you will need to bring your own knives and non slip shoes. An employee meal is provided per shift.
The property will house you up to 14 days complimentary. No Airport pick up.
Training will be rotated within the Pool Terrace Café, IRD and Banquets kitchens.
Napa Valley is a stunning region located in Northern California. Though it is famous for its wine production, the region has so much more to offer. With countless trails to explore, Napa Valley is a beautiful place for nature lovers of all sorts. See the weather in Napa and interesting things to do here.
Housing: The average 1-bedroom apartment in Napa, California costs around $2,000/month. Home-sharing is recommended to help lower the cost of their monthly housing (roomies). Please note, that without established credit, your first and last month’s rent may be required as a deposit. HRC recommends you arrive with $5,000+ as startup capital and to help secure housing. You can check Spareroom, Hotpads, Forrent or Zillow
Transportation: Traveling around Napa Valley can be a challenge depending on where you are living. You may need a car during your time here. Remember to consider the cost of purchasing a vehicle and vehicle insurance. On average, a J-1 participant can expect to pay upwards of $400 on a used car payment per month and $150.00 per month for vehicle insurance. That being said, there is a modest bus system that goes around Napa called The VINE.
|Garde Manger||Cook/demi chef||5 Months|
|Meat/Grill station (hot line)||Cook/demi chef||3 Months|
|Banquets||Cook/demi chef||3 Months|