Posted: Jul 10, 2024

Executive Chef @ REDS at Thousand Oaks Golf Club - Grand Rapids

RedWater - Grand Rapids, Michigan
Salary: $65,000.00 - $80,000.00 Annually
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2024

Executive Chef position

We are currently looking for an experienced and highly motivated Executive Chef to join our team atREDS at Thousand Oaks Golf Club - Grand Rapids.

Join the RedWater family! We are one of the only event groups in the area that can currently hold large scale weddings and events safely outdoors that meet state restrictions! We have 8 event venues, 9 restaurants that offer some of the largest outdoor dining spaces in west Michigan, as well as 8 golf courses and 5 country club pools with cafés and bar.


Our ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of experience. They will need to be detail oriented, great at multitasking, have a strong work ethic with core values, and the flexibility to work nights and weekends. Teamwork mentality and positive attitude is a must.

If you meet these requirements and believe you are an excellent candidate for this position, please apply to this job post!


Besides providing a positive team-oriented workplace and great growth opportunity within our organization, RedWater offers amazing benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • 401K with partial match for full-time employees after 1 year
  • Healthcare benefits for full-time employees after 1 year
  • Discounts at all RedWater Restaurants
  • Snap Fitness discounts at select locations
  • Discounted golf at RedWater Golf Clubs


Our Restaurant & Event Venue: RedRock Grille sets itself apart from any other restaurant in the Holland area by providing its guests with a truly unique experience. RedRock Grille is named after a 500-degree lava stone that guests use to cook signature dishes including, steak, shrimp, fajitas and more! RedRock doesn’t stop with its popular hot rock dishes! The restaurant also offers innovative cuisine, and showcases diverse seafood and pasta dishes, artisan sandwiches, and gourmet burgers. To top it off, RedRock features a variety of local beers, house infused vodkas, a premier wine list and a variety of specialty cocktails. RedRock Grille provides diners not only with amazing food of the highest caliber, but also with an inviting atmosphere indoors and a relaxing, patio outdoors to add to your dining experience. RedRock Grille/Macatawa Golf Club is also the perfect venue for events of all sizes.

Our Company: At RedWater Restaurants & Events, it’s our mission to exceed customer expectations by providing memorable dining experiences and consistently creating quality meals using the freshest ingredients. We focus on delivering seasonal, high-quality, creative menus at competitive prices in relaxed and casual environment. RedWater continues to support West Michigan with quality food, as well as jobs within the restaurant and hospitality industry. Our well-trained team takes pride in offering a welcoming ambiance, delicious food, and exceptional service.

RedWater Restaurants & Events Mission Statement: The secret of why people keep coming back to our restaurants and event centers is no secret at all. We believe in the simple principle of delivering hospitality and an experience through our food and service that make our guests want to return.


  • Guest: We will do whatever we can for our guests. We can only say “yes.”
  • Food: Our food will be consistent, serving items as described & anticipated by our guest.
  • Service: We will deliver an experience that makes our guests feel they come first.
  • Team: We will work as a team. Committed, competent & contributing to make our guests experience one they will enjoy.'