Ocean Prime Hiring Advisory

Ocean Prime Hiring Advisory

Ocean Prime, nationally-acclaimed American restaurant and lounge, now hiring for its Kansas City location on the Country Club Plaza


Ocean Prime, an award-winning modern American restaurant and lounge – and the second concept to launch in Kansas City from Cameron Mitchell Restaurants – is set to open in early 2022 at 46 Penn Centre on the Country Club Plaza.

The nationally-acclaimed Ocean Prime delivers an extraordinary dining experience with stunning settings, an impressive menu of seafood and prime cuts of steak, signature cocktails, a Wine Spectator-honored wine list and truly genuine hospitality.

With an expansive 8,500 square feet of space, including three private dining rooms and a peninsula bar, Kansas City’s Ocean Prime will offer an extensive menu, including seafood, prime steaks, chops, chicken, and sushi. It will be the 17th Ocean Prime location.  

“Our ‘Yes is the Answer’ culture and philosophy is deeply embedded in every level of Cameron Mitchell Restaurants. Our intent is to hire associates who are as passionate about hospitality as we are and provide them with the training and support they need to succeed,” said Ocean Prime General Manager Willie Nieberger.

“Our associates receive benefits ranging from seven major holidays off to promotional opportunities. We want our associates to feel appreciated and, in turn, provide best-in-class service to our guests.”

“We’re looking forward to joining the Kansas City community on the heels of the first Cameron Mitchell restaurant opening – and, our neighbor at 46 Penn Centre – Prime Social Rooftop,” said Ocean Prime Executive Chef Leo Harvey, Jr. “It’s our goal to make all of our guests feel like a VIP no matter the occasion for their visit.”


Ocean Prime is hosting walk-in interviews and meet and greets for dishwashers, server assistants, prep cooks, sushi cooks, cocktail servers, guest services, bartenders, bakers, sous chef, and dining room managers. Candidates can apply online here.

Associate benefits include:

  • Seven Major Holidays Off
  • Direct Deposit
  • Associate Shift Meals
  • Associate Discounts
  • Paid Training
  • Promotional Opportunities
  • Gift Card Discounts
  • Fun Work Environment


The hiring office is now open and will be open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Plaza Corporate Centre
800 W. 47th St. Suite 001
Kansas City MO, 64112


Ocean Prime is a modern American restaurant and lounge from the award-winning Cameron Mitchell Restaurants. The nationally acclaimed Ocean Prime delivers an extraordinary experience with stunning settings, an impressive menu of seafood and prime cuts of steak, signature cocktails, a Wine Spectator-honored wine list and truly genuine hospitality.

From the kitchen to the bar, there is an appreciation for ingredients that comes through in every dish and beverage. The menu is both classic and modern featuring lighter items like sushi and poke, to indulgent seafood presentations, juicy steaks, and decadent desserts.

The wine and spirit lists are extensive and are balanced by creative cocktails. Each location is unique and designed to fold into the energy of the city where itis located. With stunning spaces, luxe details and truly genuine hospitality, Ocean Prime is an ideal place to socialize, talk business, celebrate, and indulge.  Each restaurant also offers a private dining experience ideal for an elegant private dinner, hosting a small group business or social event or memorable celebration.  

Guests can experience Ocean Prime in 16 locations around the country: Beverly Hills, Boston, Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Denver (Tech Center and Larimer Square), Detroit, Indianapolis, Naples, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Tampa and Washington, D.C. In early 2022, the 17th location, in Kansas City, MO, will open.

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