Welcome to The Culinary Institute of America, where employees have been inspiring excellence for over seven decades. The CIA, renowned for its culinary education since 1946, has four campus locations. Our primary location is our CIA New York campus in historic Hyde Park, NY approximately 90 miles from New York City. On the west coast, the CIA’s California campus is located in the towns of St. Helena and Napa, within the lush Napa Valley. Additionally the CIA has a Texas campus located in the historic Pearl Brewery district in San Antonio. The CIA’s first international campus is located in Singapore, providing the CIA’s renowned educational programs to students outside of the U.S.
The Culinary Institute of America is looking for diverse, talented, and passionate people whom embody our values of excellence, leadership, professionalism, ethics, and respect for diversity. Here at the CIA, you will find a supportive workplace and tools to help you achieve professional and personal growth. We offer a wide variety of career opportunities, all of which contribute to the CIA’s mission of providing the world’s best professional culinary education. Our employees are essential to the fulfillment of this mission, lending their passion, professionalism, skills, and knowledge to help the CIA maintain its position as the world’s premiere culinary college.
The Culinary Institute of America offers competitive salaries and superior benefits plans, including medical and dental, paid time off plans and generous retirement matching.
The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the principle of equal opportunity in education and employment, in compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and other federal, state, and local laws.
The CIA does not discriminate against applicants, employees, or students on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, religion, disability, medical condition as defined under applicable state law, age, genetic information, marital status, military service or veteran status, ancestry, national or ethnic origin, or any other protected group or classification under federal or state laws or regulations. These principles also apply to admissions, financial aid, academic matters, career services, counseling, housing, employment policies, scholarship programs, medical services, and all other programs and activities available at the CIA.
The Culinary Institute of America, pursuant to Title IX, Title VII, and state laws also prohibits sexual harassment, which includes sexual assault and sexual violence. Should you require further information, please visit our Consumer Information page.