Line Cook / Pizza Maker

  • Davenport's Pizza Palace
  • Nov 13, 2023
Full time

Job Description

We are hiring Line Cooks / Pizza Makers at Davenport's Pizza Palace! Davenport's is a family-owned pizza restaurant that has been a Birmingham staple since 1964.

What we offer:
  • Competitive hourly rates with opportunity for pay increases and promotion to leadership roles
  • Pizza makers earn additional tips, more for those who take closing shifts
  • Tips are paid out in cash after each shift
  • Full-time or part-time positions available.
  • Flexible scheduling, ability to work nights and weekends preferred
  • Training with opportunity to cross-train in multiple areas
  • Free pizza every shift, 50% discount on non-working days
  • Locally-owned business, family-friendly atmosphere
Job Duties:
  • Prepare pizzas in a timely manner and with an attention to detail to ensure accuracy and consistency
  • Roll dough, tend ovens, cut pizzas, plate or box pizzas for dine-in or takeout, communicate with hosts/servers/customers to ensure pizzas reach the correct table or takeout customer
  • Coordinate with hosts to ensure prompt and precise lead times for takeout orders
  • Maintain a clean workstation by sweeping, mopping, wiping down surfaces, cleaning ovens, and taking trash as needed
  • Follow all health department guidelines while preparing food, check food temperatures periodically
  • Label prepped product with the correct day and date, rotate dough, sauce, and other ingredients daily in all coolers
  • Perform open/close duties as assigned to ensure the front of house is clean, stocked, prepped, and ready for the next shift
  • Experience is not required, but must be hard-working and eager to learn
  • Be proactive in performing job duties
  • Good communication skills and be able to work as a team as well as independently
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Be able to maintain a standing position for an extended period of time
  • Be able to carry heavy containers, flour bags, and equipment, assist with unloading delivery trucks
  • Jefferson County Food Handler's card is preferred, ability to obtain one is required