An online market that delivers groceries to homes throughout the Bay Area.
About Good Eggs:
Good Eggs is an online market that delivers good groceries to customers' homes throughout the Bay Area, seven days a week.
We’re making it easy for busy people to eat well at home by curating a marketplace full of the best local, organic produce, sustainable meat and fish, and delicious grocery staples. Order your groceries today on our site or iOS app, and they’ll be on your doorstep tomorrow. It’s that simple.
What's driving us to get the best food into the hands of more people? Well, we're on a mission to grow and sustain local food systems worldwide, and our entire passionate and creative team shares a common drive to change the world. If you hear that and think, "Hey! That's me!", please get in touch! We're always looking for like-minded comrades to join the team.
About the role:
The Prep Cook will assist in basic kitchen food preparation. This is an entry level role ideally suited to someone interested in a career in the culinary industry. This role is not primarily responsible for line cooking duties, it provides the ideal opportunity to develop and use many of the skills essential to becoming a cook. Such skills include proficiently being able to utilize a wide range of kitchen tools including proper knife handling.
This is a full-time role. Our kitchen will be open 7 days per week eventually. Shifts will be determined after hire.
Pay rate $16/hr.
Duties and responsibilities
Follow the prep list created by chefs to plan duties
Label and stock all ingredients on shelves so they can be organized and easily accessible
Measure ingredients and seasonings to be used in cooking
Prepare cooking ingredients by washing and chopping vegetables, cutting meat etc.
Undertake basic cooking duties such as reducing sauces, parboiling food etc.
Prepare simple dishes such as salads, entrees etc.
Maintain a clean and orderly kitchen by washing dishes, sanitizing surfaces, taking out trash etc.
Ensure all food and other items are stored properly
Comply with nutrition and sanitation guidelines
Perform other kitchen duties as assigned
High school diploma or equivalent is desirable
Proven experience as prep cook is ideal but we will train
Knowledge of health and safety rules in a kitchen
Manual dexterity able to operate cutting tools and kitchen utensils
A team player with good communication skills
Patient with an ability to stay positive under pressure
Very good physical condition and endurance
Training from a culinary or vocational school will be an asset
Comfort with a calm but focused environment
Why work for Good Eggs?
Deepen your knowledge of locally produced food by engaging with our producer and eater community.
Incredible work environment with passionate, accomplished team members.
Locally-sourced team meals made by our on-site chefs, team visits to our local farmers and foodmakers, and employee discounts on amazing local food!
Most of all -- Good Eggs offers an opportunity to use your energy, creativity, and enthusiasm to participate in building a better food system.
To apply, please submit:
A short cover note (about 100 words), describing
Your interest in working for Good Eggs
Your previous kitchen or foodservice experience, if you have it!