Line Cook in Danbury, CT at Ethan Allen Global Inc.

Date Posted: 3/16/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Requisition ID: 013136

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with the chef for food preparation, presentation, and proper service procedures.
  • Inspect equipment before and after use, making sure everything is clean and in proper working order.
  • Maintain cleanliness of workstation, kitchen area, and walk in cooler / freezer.
  • Follow and ensure all HACCP and health code regulations are followed.
  • Prepare, cook, plate, and serve all dishes according to the standards and specifications of the Executive Chef.
  • Check all food for proper consistency, temperature, and flavor.
  • Make sure kitchen is clean and kept neat according to health department standards, also supervise dishwashers and other cooks in their respective duties when Executive chef or Sous chef is unavailable.
  • Check food orders going out of the kitchen and food being prepared.
  • Be able to assist with Banquet meal prep.
  • Communicate with chef on all problems, complaints, and discrepancies.
  • Assist team members as needed to promote a positive teamwork environment.
  • Flexibility to step into whatever role is needed at the time in order to deliver exceptional customer service. This may include taking on job responsibilities outside of this job description and may require assisting other departments in their regular functions.

Job Requirements

Hotel Specific Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience. 
  • Ability to stand and/or walk for at least 8 hours’ length of time.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Ability to bend frequently during an 8-hr. shift.
  • Ability to read, write, understand, and speak English.
  • Ability to perform repetitive range of motion.
  • Ability to work weekends, holidays, and/or flexible hours.
  • Ability to comply with all hotels policy and procedures.

Technology and Equipment

  • POS System
  • Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • All Kitchen equipment

Benefits are an important part of the total compensation that are offered, providing peace of mind and financial well-being.  Ethan Allen is committed to offering a variety of benefits that allow associates to choose whether or not to participate based on personal and family needs.  Some of the benefits offered are two company subsidized Medical Plans with Prescription Drug Coverage and Health Savings Account (including Employer contributions), cost effective Dental and Vision plans, 401(k) plan (with Employer matching contributions and Profit Sharing), company provided Life Insurance, Short and Long-Term Disability (FT associates only), Flexible Spending Accounts – Health Care & Dependent Care, Commuter Saving Plans – Public Transit & Parking, Voluntary Whole Life Insurance, Voluntary Critical Care Insurance, Voluntary Accident Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Employee Purchase Program, and Employee Referral Bonus Program.

Ethan Allen is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.  We are an E-Verify Employer.