Part Time Prep Cook

  • The Spicy Radish
  • Aurora, Colorado
  • Apr 05, 2021
Chefs, Cooks, Food Preparation Workers

Job Description

Get to know us:

What's for dinner? At The Spicy Radish we focus on providing an answer to this question. We are a local family-owned business that provides meal delivery service to the Denver metro area, and our aim is to take the stress out of menu planning, shopping and cooking by delivering delicious meals our customers can feel good about serving to their families.

What drives us:

Do you have a passion for helping others, and pride yourself on creating quality meals? We strive to provide a consistent, high-quality product and we create it in a supportive, flexible and playful environment. We're growing and seeking qualified, dedicated reliable prep cooks whose own goals align with these values. At the end of each week, you'll go home satisfied, knowing you brought joy to someone by making life a little easier.

About the position:

This job is part-time, and follows this schedule each week:
  • Thursday 10AM - 4PM
  • Friday 9AM - 5PM
  • Saturday 8AM - 3PM
Our perfect prep cook is:
  • task-oriented and a self-starter
  • able to follow directions well, with an eye for detail
  • able to work independently, but open to collaboration with a team
  • respectful and able to work well with other team members
  • patient and able to adapt to flexible situations
  • honest, loyal, dependable and proud of their work
  • able to work with a sense of urgency - without sacrificing quality
Not required, but it's a bonus if you have:
  • experience working in a fast-paced high-volume kitchen
What the job entails:
  • cleaning, preparing and roasting chicken and other proteins
  • cooking pasta and grains
  • trimming fresh herbs and vegetables
  • following recipes to produce delicious dressings and sauces
  • portioning and packing meals
  • end of day clean up
The goods:
  • competitive pay, $15-17/hr
  • flexible, supportive and fun work environment
  • staff discount of 50% off meals + FREE food at the end of Saturday shifts
  • learning and development