Lessing's operates 80 Contract Food Service locations in Education and in Business & Industry, five Main Street restaurants, three fine-dining restaurants, fourteen catering facilities, a country inn and five Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza franchises. The company employs more than 1,500 people, and is now ranked in the top 40 food service companies in the U.S.
Join Lessing's Hospitality Group on the kitchen team at one of our premier locations!
Line Cook Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Set up stations and collect all necessary supplies to prepare menu for service
Prepare a variety of foods; meat, seafood, poultry, vegetable, and cold food items
Arrange sauces and supplementary garnishes for allocated station
Cover, date and correctly store all bits and pieces and food prep items
Notify Chef in advance of likely shortages
Serve menu items compliant with established standards
Use food preparation tools in accordance with manufactures instructions
Close the kitchen correctly and follow the closing checklist for kitchen stations
Maintain a prepared and sanitary work area at all times
Keep the work area fresh all through the shift
Make sure all storage areas are tidy and all products are stored appropriately
Constantly use safe and hygienic food handling practices
Returns dirty food preparation utensils to the appropriate areas
Assist with all duties as assigned by Chef
Line Cook Requirements:
Weekend and night availability are required!
2+ years experience as a Line Cook required.
Culinary degree highly preferred.
40+ hours a week
Morning shift leaves candidates the option to be out by 11:00am daily
Excellent compensation and growth potential!