Line Cook (Seasonal)

Part/Full Time

Rambling House seeks a seasonal line cook to lead our covered outdoor kitchen on our gorgeous roof decks, working collaboratively with our Executive Chef. This cook will prepare barbecue menu items for our outdoor dining patrons. Suitable applicants must be comfortable taking direction, but working independently. Applicants should be enthusiastic, organized, responsible, and willing to learn new skills, take on leadership tasks, and to grow with the company.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Able to comfortably lift at least 50lbs

  • Follow recipes and health and safety protocols

  • Set up and stock ingredients and other necessary supplies

  • Prepare food items (i.e. chopping vegetables, butchering meat, preparing sauces, etc.)

  • Cook, grill, fry, sauté, and prepare food in various cooking methods to specified recipes and standards

  • Answer, report to, and prep according to head and sous chef instructions and processes

  • Assist chef and sous chef in assigned tasks & pivot to new tasks and learning opportunities as assigned

  • Maintain cleanliness and comply with food sanitation requirements by properly handling food and ensuring correct storage

  • Clean, sanitize cooking and prep surfaces before, during, and after shifts

  • Perform inventory checks and complete food storage logs

  • Ensure quality, efficiency, and consistency in all served food

  • Maintain a positive, professional, communicative, and honest approach with team members and customers


Qualifications include, but are not limited to:

  • 3-5 years of experience in the field

  • Personal drive to excel and grow

  • High school diploma or equivalent is desirable

  • Training from a culinary or vocational school is an asset, but not required

  • Knowledge of health and safety rules in a kitchen

  • Knowledge of basic cooking techniques

  • Organizational skills

  • Patience, Common Sense

  • Manual dexterity

  • Flexible and comfortable with changing locations

  • Communication skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Good physical condition and endurance

  • Consistent team player

  • Willingness to learn, pivot, take on new tasks

  • High standard of personal hygiene


We offer a competitive benefits package for full time employees.


At Rambling House and TaleSpinner, we seek to engender a positive and inclusive environment for all of our guests, but we firmly believe our staff is also an integral part of that community. The well-being, happiness, and cohesion of our team is paramount to our mutual success, as is our team's belief in our mission to gather, feed, and educate in an environment of inclusivity, sustainability, and quality.