Line/Prep Cook

  • Pemberton Farms Marketplace
  • Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Jul 29, 2022
Full time

Job Description

We are Pemberton Farms Marketplace, a third-generation family-owned unique specialty grocery store and garden center in North Cambridge, operating since 1930. Our sprawling retail business includes a busy gourmet deli and catering services, a full liquor section and a growing gift basket e-commerce division. We are currently seeking an experienced line cook to focus on our deli and grab-n-go cases and support our kitchen and catering business.

Our environment is fast-paced, team-oriented and customer-focused. We pride ourselves on exceptional quality and customer service and are seeking team members who want to contribute to our mission. Our ideal candidates are passionate foodies, communicative, organized and detail-oriented, self-starters and team-players. If Pemberton Farms sounds like the place for you, we re interested in talking to you!

Experience Required:

Production cooking including prepared foods, meats, sauces and salads

Knowledge of the catering business including how to prepare platters, hot dishes, salads, coffee/tea, set-up paper goods, etc.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Preparation/cooking of prepared food items for our deli case;

This includes creating seasonal dishes for the deli case

Preparation/cooking of catering orders;

Cleaning and organizing;

Labeling, dating, covering, rotating and monitored food for quality and freshness;

Complying with established procedures including health, sanitation, safety;

Candidate needs to be versatile, able to lift objects up to 50 lbs, stand on feet for approximately 8 hours and be willing to do work as directed.