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Prep Cook
Scratchboard Kitchen
5 W Campbell St, Arlington Heights, Illinois
Scratchboard Kitchen hiring Prep Cook in Arlington Heights, IL

Scratchboard Kitchen hiring Prep Cook in Arlington Heights, IL

Scratchboard KitchenMore Info

Full Time • Hourly ($11.00 - $15.00) plus tips
Expired: Aug 22, 2021

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Required Years of Experience

0-1 years

Job Details


Job Description:

Scratchboard Kitchen is seeking a Prep Cook with attention to detail, a willingness to learn and dedication to the Scratchboard Kitchen mission. The  Prep Cook will be expected to follow a prep list, keep up with a fast paced environment, communicate effectively, and execute prep work to the highest quality. We are building an environment where there is room to grow, collaborate, and learn.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Follow a prep list according to the direction given by Chef. 
  • Ensure that the highest level of quality.
  • Maintain a clean and organized station at all times.
  • Compliant with all health and safety code requirements at all times.
  • Ability to follow a recipe, and the food standards set by the chef. 
  • A positive attitude is a must!


  • 1+ Years of restaurant experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Basic culinary knowledge
  • Eager to be better every day
  • Proactive 
  • Team oriented


  • Hourly: competitive; will be based on experience

Physical Demands

  • The physical demands for this position are seeing, hearing, speaking, reaching, frequently lifting up to 25 pounds, occasionally lifting up to 50 pounds, sitting, standing, for 4 to 8 hours, bending, and moving intermittently during working hours. These physical requirements may be accomplished with or without reasonable accommodations.


Restaurant Concept:

Upscale casual restaurant in downtown Arlington Heights serving simple yet elevated scratch-made breakfast and lunch fare, coffee, fresh pressed juice, and alcoholic beverages.

Our Vision:

The restaurant will aim to serve as a community gathering place for family and friends to comfortably enjoy time together while sharing a carefully crafted and beautifully presented meal. Although the focus will be on the dine-in experience, a coffee bar/counter will also allow for take-out service where patrons can grab coffee, fresh pressed juice, kombucha, and other breakfast items. The space provides a cozy yet refined environment, consisting of warm, earthy tones to create a comfortable and inviting atmosphere. Our goal for the menu is to provide upgraded classic favorites made primarily from organic, locally sourced ingredients. 

Our Mission is for our guests to know Scratchboard Kitchen as a haven where they will always be welcomed, where they can find carefully crafted and beautifully presented food & beverage offerings that are both nourishing and indulgent, and where they always experience excellent service that exceeds their expectations.

Compensation Details

Compensation: Hourly ($11.00 - $15.00) plus tips

Required Skills

Advanced Knife Skills

Basic Knife Skills

Dough Making


Dressing Making

Food Safety Knowledge

Safety Procedures Knowledge

Food Handler Certificate

Cleaning / Sanitation

Servesafe Certified

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