Home Chef Recipe Tester in Chicago, Illinois
Home Chef offers a meal delivery service that includes all of the fresh ingredients and instructions needed to cook restaurant-quality meals in the comfort of your own kitchen in less than an hour. We eliminate recipe hunting and grocery shopping by sending you a "meal kit" containing the exact ingredients you need along with easy-to-follow, step-by-step recipes, turning you into a top chef.
We are looking for a recipe tester to add to our growing recipe testing team to ensure our recipes are of the highest quality possible.
Shop for and cook 8 assigned recipes per week at home, exactly according to recipe
Critically evaluate recipes for taste, user experience, and value from the perception of an "average customer"
Identify inefficiencies in current recipe preparation and steps
Correct errors in cooking and report on realistic preparation expectation
Participate in weekly call to discuss results, and check in over the week to track progress
Photograph each recipe as one serving stated exactly and uploaded with recipe results
Comfortable working in Google Drive
Preferably an existing Home Chef, Blue Apron, Hello Fresh, or Plated customer and familiar with the service and limitations.
Home cooking experience needed, but no professional culinary background - we want your experience to be as close to that of our customers as possible so you can identify overly complicated recipes or knife cuts
Available on a consistent 16 hours a week basis every week
Strong communication, language, and grammar skills
Experience or desired experience in recipe testing and editing
Must be based in Chicago