Pasta Cook

  • California Pizza Kitchen
  • Austin, Texas
  • Jan 13, 2021
Full time Chefs, Cooks, Food Preparation Workers

Job Description

We are passionate individuals committed to inspiring others by bringing California creativity to every meal. We believe in the ROCKS philosophy:RESPECT guides us as a company and as individuals to value our guests, co-workers, community, vendors and environment.OPPORTUNITY through exciting career growth and cross training, we're always looking to develop and refine our top talent to drive the business and lead others.COMMUNICATION is actively encouraged at CPK. We have an open-door policy and a culture where everyone is known on a first name basis and always welcome to speak up.KINDNESS defines the energy and spirit of California Pizza Kitchen. It shapes and guides how we develop, communicate and hold each other accountable to our high standards.SERVICE is why we go "above and beyond" for our guests, communities and our teams. We lead through empowerment and for the benefit of others.California Pizza Kitchen is an Equal Opportunity and e-verify Employer.PASTA COOKWe are looking for passionate individuals with hospitality in their soul. With a best-in-class training and development program, our career ladders offer something for everyone. Our restaurants have long time employees who love their job and meeting new people, competitive pay, discounted and free food, gift cards, weekly contests, cash prizes and the best operating hours in the industry. Most of our full service locations close by 10:00 PM! What more could you ask for in the #bestjobeverCPK?Pasta Cooks take pride in preparing and plating CPKs innovative, craveable and famous recipes. This includes broiling, grilling, sauting and baking items, like pizza, pasta, steak, chicken and seafood. Like a Line Cook, they run a specific workstation in our scratch kitchen. They are challenged by the fast-paced environment; committed to the highest standards in food safety and kitchen sanitation and prepared to serve our valuable guests.We require at least one year of experience as a cook in a high volume kitchen to qualify for this position. Applicants from full-service, quick service, fast casual and fine dining restaurants are encouraged to apply. Those from hotels, grocery stores and other food and beverage companies will be considered as well. Must be available for weekend shifts and possibly evenings. If you dont meet the requirements for this position, dont give up! We have positions in other areas of the back of the house (BOH). Apply for a position as Prep, Dishwasher, Busser or Server. We can train you to be a Pasta Cook or Pizza Chef. If this position, or another, sounds like a match for you, please apply or visit your local CPK and ask for a member of management. We'd love to meet to you!Hospitality * Team Mentality * Passion * Integrity * One year of restaurant cooking experience * Must be at least 18 years old or more * Must be available for weekend shifts