Line Cook

Ecliptic Brewing

Portland, OR, USA

Part time

$16.75-16.75 (hourly)

Oct 2

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Supervisor: Executive Chef and Sous Chef

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Wage Grade: Hourly; $16.75 + even split of restaurant tips

*based on hours worked, averaging $9-$15 additional per hour

Supervisory: None 

About Us

Our Purpose: Creating joy in the universe. 

Ecliptic Brewing is a venture from John Harris, an Oregon craft brewing icon. The name Ecliptic Brewing unites John’s two passions: brewing and astronomy. The ecliptic is earth’s yearly path around the sun, and we celebrate this journey through the seasons with the food and beer we make. 

Our core values: Collaborative, Good Ambassador, Innovative, Quality, Does the Right Thing. 

We are a Cosmic group of people, interconnected by our passion for knowledge, our jobs, and the industry. We care about Ecliptic Brewing and believe mindful experiences, respectful and free-flowing communication, and creative problem solving are the cornerstones for our company goals. We work together, pushing the boundaries of beer and food to lead the industry, while providing the best products and services possible. We take pride in our work, we conduct ourselves with integrity, and are accountable to ourselves, the company and the community.  

Position Description:

The Line Cook assists the Executive and Sous Chef in the overall success of the kitchen. Assignments can be any station including, but not limited to: Fry, Grill, Sauté, Pantry, Prep, and Cleaning. Additionally, the Line Cook will need to comply with all sanitation, health and personal hygiene standards and follow all established food production procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Stores food properly and safely, marking the date and item and first in/out
  • Ensures availability of supplies and food or approved substitutions in adequate time for preparation
  • Correctly prepares all food served following standard recipes
  • Plans food production to coordinate with meal serving hours so that excellence, quality, temperature and appearance of food are preserved
  • Accurately portions food for serving
  • Maintains daily production records
  • Completes food temperature checks and standards
  • Reports necessary equipment repair and maintenance to the supervisor
  • Produce food of expected quality in timely fashion
  • Keep stations clean and well stocked; Clean when slow or idle
  • Maintaining a Clean & Safe Work Environment in accordance with Local, State and Federal Rules and Law.
  • Assist Executive and Sous Chef in working towards goals within prescribed budget
  • Assist Executive and Sous Chefs in maintaining Food Cost

Skills and Experience

• Acquire Food Handlers card within 30 days of the start date

  • Able to uphold Ecliptic Brewing’s Company Values of Collaboration, Good Ambassador, Quality, Innovation, Does the Right Thing
  • • Willingness to regularly work during evenings and weekends 

Job Requirements

  • Able to stand for prolonged periods of time
  • Able to stoop, crawl, twist, turn, lift, kneel, climb ladders and stairs
  • Able to regularly lift/carry 50 pounds
  • Able to work in indoor and outdoor environment with sometimes slippery floors
  • Able to work in varying degrees of temperatures that is typical for a retail food industry
  • Floor surface may vary from hard tiled floor or concrete to carpet
  • Ability to tolerate a high-level work pace that is typical for a retail food industry
  • The noise level in the work environment can be loud
  • Able to work 8-10 hours on your feet 

Note: This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.

What we offer

  • Competitive base salary/pay
  • Vacation: 40 hours a year PTO, 24 hours of Personal time, 8 hours Birthday PTO
  • Additional PTO potential: Christmas and Thanksgiving (if regularly scheduled work day), 8 hours volunteer pay
  • Paid time and a half for Ecliptic Observed Holidays
  • Food and Beer benefits
  • Free Employee assistance program and Telemedicine
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