Club Details

Saucon Valley Country Club

2050 Saucon Valley Road
Bethlehem, PA, PA 18015


This club uses CMAA's General Manager/Chief Operating Officer Concept.
Age of Club Number of Members Average Age of Members Club Ownership
101 1100 55 Member-Owned
Gross Dollar Volume Annual Dues Volume Annual Food Sales Annual Beverage Sales
$19,000,000.00 $10,000,000.00 $4,000,000.00 $1,500,000.00

Golf Facilities

  • 18 hole course, par 71, designed by Herbert Strong
  • 18 hole course, par 72, designed by William Gordon
  • 18 hole course, par 72, designed by William and David Gordon
  • 6 hole course, par 23

Tennis Facilities

  • 9 indoor outdoor Har-Tru courts
  • 6 outdoor Har-Tru courts

Swimming Facilities

  • 4 Outdoor

Other Athletic Facilities

Dining Facilities

  • 1 Men's Grill that seats 44
  • 1 Formal Dining Room that seats 72
  • 1 Casual Dining Room that seats 44
  • 1 Outdoor Dining that seats 60
  • 1 Outdoor Dining that seats 44
  • 1 Informal Dining Room that seats 90
  • 1 9th Hole that seats 44
  • 1 Casual Dining Room that seats 24
  • 1 Snack Bar
  • 1 Snack Bar

Special Club Features

Saucon Valley Country Club is a picturesque private club retreat offering a myriad of exceptional recreational and social experiences with an emphasis on golf. Three 18-hole championship golf courses provide unique and varied play, while a six-hole course introduces the novice. Seven dining venues and nine banquet venues deliver the most diverse culinary experience in and beyond the Lehigh Valley. The outstanding racquets and fitness programming, and 18th century Guest House, further enhance the exceptional member experience. Our dynamic pool scape features four swimming pools the entire membership enjoys.

Founded in 1920 by 16 business leaders from Bethlehem Steel, the Club has evolved gracefully over the past 100 years and today encompasses 850 acres that serve as a timeless retreat from the everyday hustle and bustle where families enjoy new experiences and create memories.

Club is open 6 days per week, 11 months per year.

Job Details

Date Posted

11/13/2021

Job Title

Sous Chef

Brief Job Description

We are searching Sous Chef’s to grow our exceptional culinary leadership team.  Led by Executive Chef Tim Rios, we are looking for leaders to push the dining experience at Saucon Valley Country Club to the next level.  The Sous Chef works with the Culinary leadership team, and the House Operations management team to develop creative ideas for menus, concepts for new experiences for our membership, and continue to grow our exciting culinary programming.  Managing their kitchen, the Sous Chef supports the vision and mission of Saucon Valley Country Club.

Sous Chef Job Responsibilities:

  • Directs food preparation and collaborates with executive chef.
  • Helps in the design of food menu.
  • Produces high quality plates, including both design and taste.
  • Oversees and supervises kitchen staff.
  • Assists with menu planning, inventory, and management of supplies.
  • Ensures that food is top quality and that kitchen is in good condition.
  • Keeps stations clean and complies with food safety standards.
  • Offers suggestions and creative ideas that can improve upon the kitchen’s performance.
  • Prepares food properly.
  • Schedules staff shifts.
  • Trains new employees.
  • Orders food supplies.
  • Monitors and maintains kitchen equipment.
  • Solves problems that arise and seizes control of issues in the kitchen.

Candidate Qualifications

Sous Chef Qualifications/Skills:

  • Knowledge of various cooking methods, ingredients, and procedures
  • Management skills
  • Familiarity with industry’s best practices
  • Leadership
  • Creativity
  • Attention to details
  • Creative problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Time-management skills
  • Decision making
  • Handles pressure
  • Deals with uncertainty

Educational Requirements

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Formal culinary training a plus
  • Kitchen experience
  • Country Club experience highly desired

Date Position Available

December 1, 2021

Salary Range

$50,000.00 to $54,999.00

Other Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Continued Education
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Mobile Phone Package
  • 401(k) with match
  • Employee Golf

Please send resumes to:

Christopher Green
2050 Saucon Valley Road
Bethlehem, PA, PA 18015
PHONE: 6107587155
cgreen@sauconvalleycc.org