Food Service Design Project Manager – Cini-Little

Foodservice Design Project Manager – San Francisco Bay Area

Cini-Little – a leading design firm for commercial kitchen facilities – is seeking EXPERIENCED FOODSERVICE DESIGNERS to support our growing practice. Come work for Cini-Little and create commercial foodservice spaces that are great-looking, functional, and efficient! Work with design team members like architects, engineers, foodservice equipment manufacturers, kitchen equipment contractors, owners, developers and operators. Design foodservice spaces taking into consideration functional adjacencies, appearance, cost, serviceability, code compliance, client objectives, and other criteria. These are the fundamentals of commercial kitchen design.

The ideal candidate would already have a resume of foodservice facility design projects, know commercial kitchen equipment, and have foodservice operational experience.

  • Maybe you are tired of just doing the back end design because your firm’s principals do all the front end work – come talk to us!
  • Maybe you want to have more client interaction and are tired of being a desk jockey – come talk to us.
  • Maybe you love foodservice design but don’t want to learn every nuance of AutoCAD and Revit – come talk to us because we have a centralized CAD department to handle that.
  • Maybe you run your own shop but are tired of managing the administrative details – come talk to us because we have a support team for Marketing, Accounting and IT.

Requirements: Minimum 2 years prior commercial kitchen design experience is required. Bachelor’s degree in Hotel/Restaurant/Institutional Management, Project Management, Interior Design or a related field. 2 years foodservice operations experience, preferably back of house. Knowledge of foodservice equipment! Besides the educational and operations experience, candidates must possess strong written and oral skills, be computer literate, and be able to travel. Must be eligible to work in the U.S.

Benefits Available:  Health, Vision, Dental, Life, Short/Long Term Disability, 401(k) and more

Inquiries and resumes can be submitted to Kathleen Held, CPSM


Cini-Little International, Inc. specializes in operational and design consulting for commercial foodservice establishments. Clients from all over the world have been coming to Cini-Little for over 50 years to find creative solutions for Foodservice, Laundry and Solid Waste/Recycling projects. Whether it be management/operations issues, a remodeling or a new facility, Cini-Little has provided successful, operational and financial solutions to support clients in achieving their goals and objectives. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.