Line Cook

Line Cook, Garden Court Café, Upper East Side, NYC

Great Performances, New York's premier catering, event and food service company, is looking for a Line Cook for an Upper East Side garden cafe. We are looking for an individual with a high energy level and the ability to work well in a team environment.

You must be able to prepare food, emphasizing quality, appearance, speed and proper portioning. You will have the opportunity to refine and grow your culinary skills. We work side by side with local growers and purveyors using the freshest seasonal foods for our dishes.

Responsibilities and Skills, not limited to:
-2+ years of kitchen experience with knowledge of basic prepping skills
-Perform kitchen maintenance and adhere to sanitation guidelines according to NYC Department of Health
-Knowledge of knife skills 
-Ability to chop and roast vegetables
-Ability and Knowledge to prepare soups, sauces and salad dressings
-Ability to lift 50 lbs. and stand for 8 hours
-Barista experience is a plus
-NYC Food Handler's Certificate will be required

If interested, submit your resume via e-mail to Brent.Sims@greatperformances.com with "Line Cook" in the subject line. 

You must be able to provide documentation showing that you are legally eligible to work in the United States.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Great Performances, NYC's premier food service and events company, is a dynamic and influential leader in the food and events industry and is known for its dedication to social responsibility and sustainability. We are the exclusive caterer to many high-profile NYC institutions including, The Plaza Hotel, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Apollo Theater, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Academy of Music, and Wave Hill. We operate more than 10 restaurants, cafes and food trucks; produce thousands of events in more than 100 venues across NYC; and support numerous festivals and special events including the New York City Wine and Food Festival and the Miami Open Tennis tournament. Great Performances is the first catering company to own and operate its own organic farm--Katchkie Farm, in Kinderhook, NY. Learn more at: greatperformances.com