Line Cook for Upscale Restaurant in Wake County

Cary, NC 27513 | Full Time Direct Hire

Post Date: 06/06/2018 Job ID: 1002 Industry: Hospitality Branch: Cary, NC Pay Rate: $12-14 (Depending Upon Experience)


AtWork Personnel Services of Cary is recruiting front and back staff for an upscale restaurant with a focus on Chinese fine dishes. The restaurant seats over 200, including the restaurant, bar and outside patio. We strongly believe in teamwork with an extra focus on training and mentoring to ensure the success of all employees.


Line Cook will be responsible for setting up and stocking stations with all necessary supplies. Preparing food for service (e.g. chopping vegetables, butchering meat, or preparing sauces)


Pay Range:  $12-14/hour


Job Type:  Full-Time


General Requirements

  • Needs to be extremely motivated, hardworking, and energetic
  • High volume kitchen and restaurant experience a plus but not required
  • Be a quicker learner and exhibit proactive thinking with the ability to take the direction from management
  • Be available, especially weekends and holidays
  • Flexible scheduling with full and part time responsibilities


Job Description

  • Will report to the executive chef and sous chef
  • Set up a station according to restaurant guidelines
  • Prepare all food items in a sanitary and timely manner
  • Follow recipes, portion control and presentation
  • Restock all items as needed during the shift
  • Clean and maintain the station practicing good safety sanitation and organizational skills
  • Proper use all equipment in station
  • Assist with cleaning and organization of kitchen, walk-in cooler and all storage areas



  • Minimum of 1-year experience
  • Advanced knife skill
  • Able to move at fast pace
  • Able to learn quickly
  • Attention to detail
  • Perform additional duties as requested by Chef
  • Reliable transportation
  • Must be able to pass criminal background check and drug testing

For Immediate Consideration

  • Complete an online application  --
  • Attach a current resume as a part of the application



Send resume and cover letter to


Please note we receive several hundred applications each week.  We will only be able to contact candidates if you have relevant experience which meets the qualifications.  However, if you have questions, please give us a call at (919) 454-2257 and will do our best to help you.


Thank you

The AtWork Team

(919) 454-2257


Open Monday through Friday

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Closed for lunch 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Interviews are scheduled by appointment to provide you excellent service!



AtWork Personnel Services of Cary provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.  In addition to federal law requirements, AtWork Personnel of Cary complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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