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Welcome to the Colorado Restaurant Association Job Board! We created this resource to be an easy-to-access space where hospitality job seekers and employers across Colorado can find one other. There’s never been a better time to join the restaurant industry, and, as you’ll see from the listings below, there are incredible opportunities at all levels of experience. Restaurant work is fun, gratifying, and more lucrative than ever; this industry builds and nurtures the Colorado communities we all love to call home. Find your work family today, right here!

Dining Room Assistant Manager | Cosmopolitan Restaurant

Compensation: Salary | 60,000-70,000 | Not-tipped
Availability: Full-Time | Shift: Evening
Experience Needed: 3 - 4 years | Job Category: Management

Job Description:

Chef Chad Scothorn, owner & operator of the Cosmopolitan, brought his culinary vision to Telluride in 1996 with twenty-two years’ experience as executive chef of restaurants in Beaver Creek, Oklahoma City, Salt Lake City and Las Lenas, Argentina. The Cosmopolitan, a fine-dining, 90-seat restaurant serving American cuisine, is located in the ski-in ski-out Columbia Hotel, just steps from the gondola in downtown Telluride. The Cosmopolitan was featured in Wine Spectator as “one of the prime movers of the local dining scene,” and has been listed in the Zagat guide. The Cosmopolitan’s wine list has been awarded the Award of Excellence with the Wine Spectator for 25 years consecutively and boasts to have the region's only Advanced Sommelier on staff.

Chef Scothorn has received national attention for his innovative American cuisine. Food critics from The New York Times, Nation’s Restaurant News, Snow Country, Esquire, Bon Appetit, Connoisseur and Town & Country have praised his creative, fresh approach to food preparation. In 2002, Scothorn was honored to appear at the prestigious James Beard House in New York City, as well as another James Beard Foundation performance in Aspen.

The Cosmopolitan Restaurant is one of Telluride's most popular and respected restaurants. We strive to provide every guest with superlative food and service in a sophisticated and comfortable atmosphere. There is only one goal: making guests happy.

Cosmopolitan, seeks a professional Dining Room Assistant Manager.
Paid time off
Housing Available in nearby Norwood, Colorado
Direct Primary Health Care
Ski pass

Job Responsibilities:

Candidates should possess a high-touch hospitality background, passion for all aspects of fine dining, and excellent leadership skills.

Work the floor four-five nights a week, or as needed. Provide an exceptional client experience in all situations.

Must possess excellent communication and organizational skills.

Train and manage server, bar and host staff. Control labor costs.

Maintain our outstanding company culture of respect, cooperation and passion for excellence.

Job Requirements:

Minimum 4 years’ fine dining experience.

Working knowledge of local, state, and federal liquor regulations.

Fully computer literate and functional within Windows environment, including use of MS Word, Outlook, Access, and Excel. Knowledge of OpenTable, Toast, and 7 Shifts a plus.

Due to the nature of the hospitality industry, you will be required to work weekends and holidays.

Available Benefits: Health/Vision/Dental Insurance, Store Discount, Meals

How Do You Apply? Email Employer

Employer Logo:

Cosmopolitan Restaurant

Job Location:

301 Gus's Way
Telluride, Colorado 81435

The Colorado Restaurant Association is dedicated to the enhancement and success of Colorado’s foodservice industry. Founded in 1933, the CRA is the leading trade organization for the state’s dynamic restaurant scene. The CRA represents, educates, and promotes a $14 billion+ industry comprising more than 12,500 eating and drinking establishments and 295,000 workers. For more information, visit