Kitchen Cook

Position 

This position is responsible for following all recipes as set by the Chef de Cuisine: perform a variety of food preparation duties, as well as accurate transfer of all items to the winery. 

Reporting Requirements 

This position reports to the Chef de Cuisine and Kitchen Supervisor.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Follow the prep list(s) as created by Chef de Cuisine and Kitchen Supervisor(s)
  • Label, stock and organize all ingredients in accordance with sanitation guidelines to ensure proper storage
  • Accurately follow and execute recipes as set by the CDC
  • Cleans and sanitizes all working surfaces, tools, utensils and equipment
  • Ensure all food and other items are stored properly
  • Comply with health and sanitation guidelines
  • Communicate ingredient needs and inventory levels to the CDC and/or KS
  • Label and organize event specific preparation per event day as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Chef de Cuisine and Kitchen Supervisor(s)

Professional Requirements 

  • 1+ years kitchen experience required or similar Culinary school
  • Must have current ServSafe/California Food Handlers Certification
  • Safe knife skills
  • Health & sanitation knowledge
  • Basic math skills to accurately follow and multiply recipes
  • Ability to work well in a team environment and communicate in a respectful manner
  • Must be proactive, have a sense of urgency and have a positive attitude
  • Ability to take direction and feedback
  • Attention to detail

Work Environment & Physical Requirements

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule (weekends)
  • Walk, stand, bend, kneel, reach, chop, etc. for the duration of the shift
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds frequently
  • Drive to/from the offsite kitchen in San Jose to the Winery in Los Gatos, as needed

Part-Time Benefits:

  • Sick Time
  • 50% off Wines, 30% off on Tasting Room  Merchandise, 40% off Logo Wear & 20% off Wine Bar Food
  • Employee Referral Program
  • A great place to work!!!

Please include your resume.